Plastic Injection Molding Industry Trends in 2018

Plastic Injection Molding Industry Trends

According to Global Market Insights Inc, the plastic injection molding industry is one of the “most dynamically evolving businesses in recent times”. The application of plastic injection molding can be found in various industries such as medical, aerospace, automotive, packaging, household appliances, and construction. Wondering how plastic injection molding works? Let us have a brief …

Combating the Plastic Waste Problem: 5 Recycled Plastic Innovations

In today’s world, plastic is used everywhere because of its unique and highly lucrative properties. In fact, it would be impossible to imagine a world without plastics. However, a large amount of plastic waste (6.3 billion tonnes since 1950) is produced in the process. A lot of efforts are being made to reduce and recycle …

Indian Plastics Industry Aims for 3% of Global Export Market by 2025

Indian Plastics Industry

Plastics are among the fastest growing industries in India and offers immense potential in terms of capacity, infrastructure and skilled manpower. Ever since its inception in 1957, the plastic industry in India has made significant achievements. Currently, India is ranked among the top five global consumers of polymers and has over 30,000 plastic processing units …

Government Initiatives to Promote the Indian Plastic Industry

Indian Plastic Industry

The Indian plastics industry offers excellent potential in terms of capacity, infrastructure, and skilled manpower. It is supported by a large number of polymer producers, plastic process machinery and mould manufacturers in the country. Emerging as one of the fastest growing global markets with 12% growth rate, the plastic industry is expected to increase from …

Top 5 Plastic Resins Used in Injection Molding

Top 5 Plastic Resins Used in Injection Molding

With hundreds of commodity and engineering resins available on the market today, the material selection process for plastic injection molding can often seem daunting at first. However, it is much easier to pick a plastic when you look into the overall characteristics that these plastics have to offer. Below are the five popular types of …

New Polypropylene Nonwoven Fabric Aims to Push the Limits of Consumer Safety

Polypropylene Nonwoven Fabric

Polypropylene is the world’s leading raw material used for manufacturing nonwoven fabrics. They account for 47.4% of the total volume of the nonwovens market in because of their use in diapers, feminine care, medical products, and hygiene products. But why is propylene so popular in the nonwovens market? Let’s find out! Reasons for the Wide …

Environment Related Initiatives – AIPMA

Environment Related Initiatives

All India Plastics Manufacturer’s Association – popularly known as AIPMA – is one of the oldest and largest apex body of the plastic industry in India. Founded by industry visionaries, the association is a professionally managed body guided by leading industrialists and professionals of the industry. Headquartered in Mumbai, the association has regional offices in …

Plasticulture and its way forward in India

Plasticulture

Plasticulture or using Plastics in Agriculture is a new method of enhancing the growth of Agricultural produce. Plasticulture originated in the mid-20th century. Few countries have been careful to adopt this viable method of assisting agricultural growth. This is because it would replace their existing techniques, they may not be aware of its benefits or …

Few Interesting Myths About Plastics

Myths About Plastics

Plastic has become an inevitable part of everyday life right from carry bags to medical plastics. According to a study conducted by Grand View Research, the Global Plastics Market is expected to reach USD 654.38 billion by 2020. People around the world debate about the boon and bane of plastics to humankind. Here are a …

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low-Cost Fuel

Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low CostFuel

Given the need to meet the world’s rising energy needs, policy makers have been calling for a comprehensive energy policy program. The energy recovery from plastic waste is one such example of innovative energy approach, that has been getting a lot of attention lately. There are a couple of reasons plastic is considered as a …