Company Spotlight: Intern Engineer Rudy Murillo
Plastics Plus was delighted to welcome Rudy Murillo to the team this summer as an Intern Engineer. Rudy, a local Californian, is pursuing his degree in manufacturing engineering at Arizona State University: Polytechnic Campus in Mesa, AZ. In his education, Rudy worked on various projects that required programming, machining, design, concept development and everything in
Why Companies Should Consider Biodegradable, Compost or Other Forms of Sustainable Packaging
Preface: The packaging industry is currently on blast, meaning, there are hundreds if not thousands of reports on how single-use and nonrecyclable packaging is devastating some of the most beautiful places on the planet. There have been disturbing videos of trash, debris, and indecomposable plastics washing up on shore in waves, literally. Single-use plastics are
Tool Design: The Easiest Way to Reduce Cycle Time
When it comes to injection molding, the pre-production stage can be challenging to those who are unfamiliar with the part and tool design process. Plastics Plus has decided to create a simple post on the different ins-and-outs of tool design that explains what goes into designing a mold and how your part design is affected.