2017 TPO Shanghai
March 28 - 30, 2017
March 28-30, 2017, Shanghai, China
MTA2017: Manufacturing Technology Asia—The 21st Edition
April 4 - 7, 2017
April 4–7, 2017, Singapore
North Texas Section Injection Molding Seminar with Bill Toban
April 4, 2017
April 4, 2017, Euless, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth)
2017 TopCon and IMDA Symposium Set For Chicago Area
March 23, 2017 in Press Release
March 23, 2017 – The SPE Decorating & Assembly Division has announced that it will once again partner with the In-Mold Decorating Association (IMDA) to host a joint conference in 2017. The combined event will take place June 18-20 at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
SPE Announces Speakers at Industry 4.0 Event to Be Held in Conjunction with ANTEC® 2017
March 22, 2017 in Press Release
BETHEL, CT, U.S.A., March 22, 2017: SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers) today announced some of the Industry 4.0 event's speakers.
The Costs and Benefits of Pad Printing on Apparel
March 20, 2017 in Plastics INsight
Say goodbye to your typical tear-away tags, label-free printing is here to stay! You may have seen popular t-shirt companies switch from a white sewn-in label to a print directly on your shirt. While many have sighed with instant relief, others have questioned the whereabouts of this tag that they intended to rip off anyway. The answer: companies have gone tagless.
Effects of tempering on adhesion of liquid silicone rubber to thermoplastics
Tempering improves the mechanical properties of liquid silicone rubber, but also decreases its ability to adhere to engineering thermoplastics.
Conductive polymer/silver- coated textile composites with antibacterial properties
A composite made up of a conductive polymer, poly(!italic!o!/italic!-anisidine), and metallic silver particles imparts antibacterial activity and electrical conductivity when deposited on a nonwoven textile fabric.
An improved strength tensor-based failure criterion with stress interactions
A new failure criterion includes tensor stress interaction components that can be computed using minimal experimental data depicting the slope of the failure surface at distinct stress axes intersections.