EuroPlast Ltd. is excited to announce Greg Gralewski has joined EuroPlast Ltd. team located in Endeavor, WI as our Custom Molding Sales Engineer. Greg has worked with a select group of top tier Midwest based molders providing direct hands on support to OEM manufacturers for 30-years and we are glad to have him aboard. Greg… Read More >
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Today more and more manufacturers of medical device parts are using PEEK (polyetheretherketone). Why PEEK? Because this material is bio-compatible, inert to body fluids, and can be processed relatively easy with high precision micro molding for individual implants or surgical instruments. For medical device parts, PEEK provides a great benefit: It saves weight, allows more… Read More >
Bioplastics are plastics in which all carbon is derived from renewable feedstocks. They may or may not be biodegradable. Biobased plastics contain both renewable and fossil-fuel-based carbon. The percentage of biobased ingredients and the conditions under which the biobased product may biodegrade, if at all, vary widely. Some common applications of bioplastics are packaging materials,… Read More >
Sink marks in plastic injection molded parts develop when material in the region of thick features such as ribs or bosses shrinks more than the material in the adjacent wall since thinker regions cool slower than thinner regions. This type of defect presents a major limitation to designing and molding plastic products, particularly in thin-wall… Read More >
A recent International Bottled Water Association (IBAW) publication in conjunction with the Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC) on 2015 bottled water statistics shows that Americans’ consumption of bottled water increased by 7.9 percent and bottled water sales are up 8.9 percent since the previous year. BMC now indicates that bottled water is poised to overtake carbonated soft drinks as… Read More >
Reporters and editors writing about Sports Caps & Closures or Plastic Injection Molding and related topics are invited to contact the industry experts at EuroPlast Ltd. Our team in Wisconsin will be happy to provide story ideas or comments for articles you are working on. We also can be a resource for background information on plastic injection molding.
Contact Harald Zacharias at EuroPlast, 608-587-2333.
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The Closure & Container Manufacturers Association (CCMA) provides insights and intelligence for the closure and container industries.
The Society of Plastics Engineers is home to nearly 20,000 plastics professionals in more than 70 countries around the world.
The Retail Packaging Association (RPA) is a not-for-profit organization comprised of professionals involved in all facets of production and distribution of retail packaging products.
The Packaging Association (PAC), based in Canada, provides leadership for the packaging industry and works to enhance the profile of the industry throughout North America.