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PUBLISHED: 5/19/2020

NPE Network Video: From Landfill to New Materials

Chris Surbrook from Midland Compounding & Consulting shares benefits of sustainability.


PUBLISHED: 5/19/2020

The State of Florida and Orange County Move into Phase I of Reopening

As the country begins to reopen for business, I wanted to take a moment to update you on the progress Orlando, our NPE venue—the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)—and the trade show industry have been making over the past couple of ...


PUBLISHED: 5/19/2020

New Global Standard Aims to Harmonize Injection Molding Machine Safety

ISO 20430—the first international safety standard for plastics and rubber machinery—was published after more than seven years of collaboration by roughly 40 experts from machine makers, associations, and health and safety organizations h...


PUBLISHED: 5/18/2020

Nebraska Community College Heeds PPE Call in Cororavirus Crisis

Molds 550 pieces of headgear for face shields in the same time it took to produce one on a 3D printer. College has donated 11,500 completed face shields for use throughout Nebraska and 800 to Columbus Community Hospital, a local facility.


PUBLISHED: 5/15/2020

Polymax TPE Boost Capacity of Medical-Grade TPE Portfolio

To meet increased demand for PPE products brought on by the coronavirus crisis, Polymax TPE has increased production of its P and A Series medical-grade TPEs.


PUBLISHED: 5/15/2020

Dutch Injection Molding Machine Supplier Names Distributor for North and South America

Stork Plastics Machinery BV has chosen Chudleigh Sutch to be its distributor for North and South America.


PUBLISHED: 5/15/2020

HLP Klearfold Supplying Up to 600,000 Face Shields/Day in Coronavirus Fight

Firm has reconfirmed film production lines for PPE.


PUBLISHED: 5/14/2020

Thermoformed Plastics of New England (TPNE) Launches its Own Line of Face Shields to Help in the Fight Against Coronavirus

TPNE’s new FaceShield Plus allows for a high-quality PP headband with replaceable face shields to protect against COVID-19.


PUBLISHED: 5/13/2020

3D Laser Scanning Accelerated Production of PPE Masks for Coronavirus Pandemic

NVision’s non-contact scanning/measurement technologies have a growing role in helping to swiftly create products to minimize exposure to COVID-19. 


PUBLISHED: 5/13/2020

M.R. Mold & Engineering Completes Move to Larger Location

The California mold maker that specializes in tooling for liquid silicone rubber (LSR) completed the move into a new 23,000-ft2 space on March 31 amidst the coronavirus crisis.