How STEM Education in Schools Is Impacting the Manufacturing Sector

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Education has been intertwined with the manufacturing sector for decades, with talented and educated workers greatly contributing to the success of the field, and with innovations within the field in turn providing new areas of study for students.

In this post, we’ll look at the role that science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, continues to play in the manufacturing sector and why it’s so essential to both the industry and the country that STEM education continue to be a priority.

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20 U.S. Companies Crafting Their Products from Recycled Plastics

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The Benefits of Recycling Plastic, from a Business Perspective

The plastic recycling process has become part of the standard operations of a variety of industries and companies, since not only is it positive for the environment, but it also makes good business sense from a financial standpoint. In fact, many companies are incorporating plastic granulators into their operations to fully take advantage of this.

Because of plastic recycling’s widespread status, we decided to write a post around companies we’ve come across who are doing amazing things in crafting recycled plastic products into new materials.

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How Plastic Prosthetics Have Impacted the Lives of Animals

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You probably see it all the time – articles on your social media feeds about feel-good stories of domestic pets or wild animals whose lives were changed thanks to prosthetics. These types of stories help warm our hearts, but there is a lot more work that goes into the devices than may meet the eye, and they’re all possible thanks to inventive manufacturing.

Keep on reading to learn more about how these plastic prosthetics are made and the impact they have had for hundreds of animals.

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20 Plastics Industry Events and Expos to Attend in the Summer

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Every year, the plastics industry hosts a wide variety of events all over the world to let those in the field learn about the latest developments, innovations, issues facing the industry, and more.

To help our customers in the industry who are looking for new opportunities, we decided to compile a lengthy list of these events. Give them a look to find some trade shows and other events to attend or present at!

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What Are Resin Pellets and How Are They Utilized in Manufacturing

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If you’ve visited our news page before, you may have noticed numerous images of resin pellets and granules accompanying posts. This is because resin pellets are a key component in the manufacturing of products, and they factor significantly into plastics processing operations.

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5 Innovations and Developments in the Injection Molding Industry

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As regular readers of our news page will note, we like to regularly share posts about changes taking place in the plastics industry. But there are a number of other related industries that benefit from Shini USA’s services, so we make sure to keep an eye on developments in those fields as well.
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How Could Plastic Packaging Taxes Impact the Industry?

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The role of sustainability and recyclability within the plastics industry has become increasingly important, with governments and advocacy groups pushing for major changes to help combat pollution, and companies doing their part to help limit the amount of plastic waste that is produced.
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30 Essential Plastics Industry Conferences and Events to Attend in 2018

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Are you involved in the plastics or plastics recycling industries and are interested in scoping out some great events and conferences in 2018? Keep reading to see our thorough list of 30 essential conferences and events you can attend in the United States and around the globe!
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