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Is There an Alternative to Plastic?

August 9, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Plastic has continued to be a frequently used product by people all over the world on a daily basis. Plastic has been a good option for a variety of reasons as it is affordable to manufacture and durable. However, discarding it can be challenging, and it is very bad for the environment. Overall, the tons of plastic waste produced end up in landfills and oceans. Fortunately, new bioplastic innovations and other plastic alternatives can make for a great eco-friendly alternative.  Wood One alternative use for plastic is to use more products that are made of wood. While deforestation is also a concern, wood items that are used regularly and not discarded could be better for the environment than plastic. Wood items... View Article

How Much Plastic Does The U.S. Recycle?

August 2, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

According to research, the United States saw about 40 million tons of plastic waste generated in 2021 alone. The U.S. produces more plastic waste than any other nation in the world, and that’s only half the problem. You see, in 2021, about 85% of plastic waste went into landfills, and only 5% of it was viable for recycling. This is a problem because plastic takes hundreds of years to break down, and in that time, it can leach harmful chemicals into the environment. It’s also a problem because we’re running out of places to put all this waste. If we don’t start recycling more plastic, we’re going to have a big problem on our hands. Why Is the Recycling Rate... View Article

What Are the Different Methods of Plastic Fabrication?

April 4, 2022 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Plastics are an incredibly common and important part of the average person’s life, yet it seems like we know so little about them. Why is it that we accept that plastics are a part of everything around us without questioning more about how they come into being? We should want to know about plastic fabrication and plastic design and if it serves as important of a role as it clearly does in our day-to-day lives. Fortunately, we have some answers for you about that.  Types of Plastic Manufacturing Processes To better understand what happens in the manufacturing process, you need some idea about what different types of manufacturing processes exist with plastics.  Extrusion Extrusion is the process of pushing the... View Article

Plastic Manufacturing Industry Challenges in 2021

May 19, 2021 10:47 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Many industries were hit with a new set of challenges this year, and the plastic industry is no different. Plastic fabrication companies in Utah and all over the country are having to adjust to new safety regulations, lack of supplies and increased demand. New manufacturing technology has also appeared recently, which businesses are having to learn fast. Most of these challenges have appeared because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, while it’s taking many plastic manufacturers time to adjust to these new challenges, the plastic industry has stayed strong. New technology Since the plastic industry saw a major setback during the pandemic, many companies are trying to increase productivity through the use of technology. Automation technology is often a great... View Article

What Kind of Plastic Is Best for Making Sneeze Guards?

May 12, 2020 9:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The United States is currently in the midst of an unforeseen set of circumstances. Due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, people throughout the nation have been forced to re-evaluate the way they interact with the world around them. Of all the changes being instituted during the outbreak, one of the most responsible additions a company can make is the implementation of sneeze guards. That said, not all sneeze guards are created equal. If you’re interested in the best plastic product design in Utah for your new sneeze guard, it’s time to think acrylic. Why buy a sneeze guard? For those who are unaware, COVID-19 primarily spreads through respiratory contact. That means the primary way in which most... View Article