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What Are the Benefits of Acrylic/Perspex Compared to Glass?

April 14, 2021 1:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re trying to decide whether to install acrylic or glass sheets in your Utah structures, buildings and more, you might wonder whether there are any specific benefits to each material. Acrylic and plastic sheets can be an excellent substitute for traditional glass. Acrylic is used the world over for everything from windows to displays. (You might be familiar with it under the name “Perspex,” which is a specific brand name.) Here is an overview of its benefits: Durable: Acrylic is much more durable than glass, even thicker panes. In fact, glass is comparatively fragile and can be quite dangerous if it breaks. In contrast, acrylic offers many of the same benefits that glass does, but it will last at... View Article

What’s the Forecast for the Global Plastic Injection Molding Machines Market?

March 23, 2021 3:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Due to advances in modern technology, as well as changes in customer demand, the global plastic injection molding machine market is experiencing a boom. Researchers predict major growth between the years 2020 and 2024. If you’re a business owner in Utah and you work with plastics, read on to learn what you need to know about what will affect the plastic injection molding market in the years to come. Areas driving demand To understand the growth of the plastic injection molding market in Utah and around the world, it’s important to learn about what’s driving demand. Researchers see increasing need for the following products: Food packaging Medical devices Electronic components Automotive components Urban population growth is one of the factors... View Article

Considerations for Custom Pastry Display Cases

March 9, 2021 3:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re in the restaurant business, you know that first impressions always matter. It’s a fact that most people “eat” with their eyes—if you have baked goods on display, they need to be presented in a visually-appealing way. The more attractive your items are, the more tempting they’ll be to customers. Choosing the right display case for your business is crucial. It not only needs to look nice, but it also has to hold up well to constant use. Read on to learn about what you need to know about creating custom acrylic pastry display cases for your food establishment in Utah. Select the right material When it comes to storing baked goods safely and attractively, acrylic pastry display cases... View Article

Choosing the Right Plastic Fabrication Company for You

February 23, 2021 12:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Hiring a plastic fabrication company in Utah isn’t something most people need to do every day. But for those who need plastic services, it’s crucial that they choose the right team. The good news is that knowing who to turn to doesn’t have to be a guessing game. Instead of hiring the first company you find in a phone book or through a Google search, follow this advice to ensure you work with the best plastic manufacturers in town. Services offered It’s important to note that not all plastic fabrication companies provide the same services. While this might not be a big deal if your business only needs injection molding or lamination work performed, that’s not the case for many... View Article

An Overview of the Different Types of Plastic Fabrication Services We Offer

February 9, 2021 12:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

When it comes to working with plastic products like acrylic, polycarbonate and ABS, it can be hard to find a full-service company that meets all of your needs. Fortunately for our customers at D&D Plastics, we’re one of the few companies that provides a wide range of plastic fabrication services in Utah. This post will cover a few of our top services and teach you more about each one. Injection molding If your business needs to create hundreds or even thousands of plastic objects, injection molding is the go-to process. As the name suggests, injection molding involves creating a mold and injecting plastic to create a figurine or object. Other types of molding we perform include rotation molding and blow... View Article