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SPE News
SPE News is our biweekly e-newsletter that will cover breaking industry developments with special emphasis on the people, chapters, and activities within SPE. In other words, SPE News is for you and about you!
SPE News - November 18, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, November 2022
In this issue:
  • AI UPS Recycling Payoff
  • Brilliant Idea
  • Conceived and Created
  • New for 2023! ANTEC® VIP Experience
  • Are You Ready for Plastics Prime Time?
  • Students - We Want Your Posters!
  • Using Podcast Guesting to Improve Your Public Speaking
  • And More.
SPE News - November 4, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, November 2022
  • Solvent Bonding PVC Tubing to Polycarbonate Luer Connectors
  • Plastics is a $600 Billion Business
  • Recycled Plastics Exchange Goes Online in the UAE
  • Are You Ready for Plastics Prime?
  • Students - We Want Your Posters!
  • Back by Popular Demand - Pre-ANTEC® Workshops
  • Time is of the Essence: Timing Presentations
  • Essentials of Management & Leadership in Plastics Second Cohort Announced
  • #GivingTuesday Campaign Advances Support of SPE Foundation Girl Scout Patch Program
  • PlastChicks Podcast - Episode 43 Now Available
SPE News - October 21, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, October 2022
  • The Right Stuff
  • Atta Buoy!
  • FDA Rethinks Food-Contact Rules
  • Are You Ready for Plastics Prime Time?
  • Back by Popular Demand – Pre-ANTEC® Workshops
  • Going to K 2022?
  • Essentials of Management & Leadership in Plastics, powered by SPE
  • Call for Papers for Journal of Vinyl & Additive Technology Special Issue: Bio-Additives and Bio-fillers: Latest Trends and Future Needs
  • LIG Health and Wellness Round-Up: Fall 2022 Edition
  • Help Us Expand the SPE Foundation Girl Scout Patch Program
  • Plastics & Beyond Podcast, Lilian Judy hosts Evan Morton, Programs and Sustainability Coordinator, SPE Foundation
SPE News — October 7, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, October 2022
  • Floating Solar Farm Taps Cork Polymer Composites
  • Innovators Target Thin-Film Waste Challenge
  • Welcome Back: Plastics is Ready for Gigantic K Show
  • Dr. Iván López Named SPE Director of Technical Programs
  • Start With This in Mind: Presentation Tips from Teach the Geek
  • Essentials of Management & Leadership in Plastics, powered by SPE
  • Going to K 2022?
SPE News — September 23, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, September 2022
  • K 2022 Eyes Societal Needs
  • Sure Shots
  • All Onboard
  • Plastics Engineering Wins Folio Awards
  • SPE Announces Alforment as Preferred Partner
  • Essentials of Management & Leadership in Plastics, powered by SPE
  • SPE Foundation and Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas, Present "Color Your World With Science"
  • SPE Foundation Announces 2022 Scholarship Recipients
SPE News - September 9, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professional, September 2022
  • Face-to-Face
  • Sustainable Vinyl
  • More Uptime, Better Efficiency
SPE News - August 19, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, August 2022
  • Champion for Change
  • Everyone Wins
  • Making Ideas Reality
SPE News — August 5, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, August 2022
  • Shaping Future Workers
  • Achieve and Inspire
  • Assessing the Future of Design
  • And More.
SPE News — July 29, 2022 Special Edition
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, July 2022
  • Essentials of Management & Leadership in Plastics, powered by SPE
  • What the Program Can Do for You
  • Program Benefits
  • Time Well Spent
  • Program Facilitator – Dr. Sarah Skidmore
  • Taking the First Step
SPE News — July 22, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals,, July 2022
  • New Year, Old Challenges
  • 3D Printing Shows Potential For Multipart Electronics
  • Feel the Power
  • Net Gains
  • Carbon Reinforcement as Art
SPE News — July 8, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, July 2022
  • Peace Maker
  • Feel the Power
  • Ocean Melody
  • Auto Initiatives Go Green
  • Heads Up
SPE News — June 24, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, June 2022
  • Treaty Trouble
  • Come Together
  • Foursquare 4ocean
SPE News — June 3, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, June 2022
  • Making the Grade
  • Heads Up
  • Carbon Reinforcements as Art
SPE News — May 13 , 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, May 2022
  • Net Gains
  • Auto Initiatives Go Green
  • Green Foam, Greater Profit
SPE News — April 29, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, April 2022
  • Where to in '22?
  • Lasting Effect
  • Big and Bold
SPE News — April 15, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, April 2022
  • Big and Bold
  • Smaller is Better, and Doable
  • Ocean Melody
SPE News — April 1, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, April 2022
  • Dial 'S' for Sustainability
  • Feel the Power
  • Mass Appeal
SPE News — March 4, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, March 2022
  • Imagination is Reality
  • 3D Printing Shows Potential for Multipart Electronics
  • Optimizing Dispersion
SPE News — February 18, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, February 2022
  • Peace Maker
  • Optimize Screw Replacement
  • Surface Enhancement
SPE News — January 7, 2022
SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals, January 2022
  • Give the Public What They Want
  • New Year Brings Old Challengers
  • Plastics Engineering to Commemorate SPE's 80th Anniversary in July/August Issue


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How to reference articles from the SPE Library:

Any article that is cited in another manuscript or other work is required to use the correct reference style. Below is an example of the reference style for SPE articles:

Brown, H. L. and Jones, D. H. 2016, May.
"Insert title of paper here in quotes,"
ANTEC 2016 - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA May 23-25, 2016. [On-line].
Society of Plastics Engineers
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