Plastic and Injection Molding Industry Blog


The Benefits of Plastic Manufacturing in The United States

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on January 16, 2018

Manufacturing in the USA is experiencing a renaissance, taking advantage of the fourth industrial revolution in digital production, and many major companies are seeking to relocate their production to the US.

The benefits of manufacturing plastics in the US might not be immediately apparent to companies who have already outsourced production to other countries, but dig a little deeper and it’s clear that USA manufacturers are offering new ways to lower costs and refine the quality of products. Here’s a look some more of the advantages of manufacturing in the USA and why you might consider moving production back home.

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Tags: Molding, USA Manufacturing


Mason Bottle

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on December 1, 2017

Recently, we worked with Mason Bottle to establish their manufacturing in the US, increasing efficiency and reducing cost. Because of their ingenious ideas, and thirst for sustainability and environmentally friendly products, Mason Bottles are a brand we love working with. Here’s a look at how our partnership came together:

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Tags: Molding, Liquid Silicone Molding


Upscaling Extreme Molding’s Liquid Silicone Rubber Capacities

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on November 15, 2017

Operating in a 21,000ft2 facility, recently Extreme Molding identified a need to upscale our Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) outputs in order to maximize output. We value transparency, so here’s a brief look into the process.

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Tags: Rubber Manufacturing


Celebrating Earth Day Year Around

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on April 27, 2016

Extreme Molding cares about the people who use our products and the environment we all live in. All of our plastics are BPA- and phthalate-free and utilize environmentally friendly packaging when we can.

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Tags: Earth Day


Molding 2016 Conference

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on October 12, 2015

Extreme Molding will be attending this year’s Molding 2016 conference, March 29 – 31, in New Orleans, LA. This conference is widely recognized as the most important forum for technical information and business conditions in injection molding, and brings together industry leaders to discuss the latest developments in various molding processes, equipment, materials, and management techniques.

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Tags: Molding


Global Pet Expo

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on October 8, 2015

Extreme Molding will be attending the upcoming Global Pet Expo, March 16 – 18, in Orlando, FL. Presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), this expo is the pet industry’s largest annual trade show. While at the expo, we will have the opportunity to review the latest pet product offerings and assist our current customers in their presentations. Read More
 

Tags: Global Pet Expo


Molding 2015

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on September 28, 2015

Joanne Moon Duncan recently presented a paper titled, “Rx for Medical Molding,” at this year’s Molding 2015 Conference, in Chicago, IL. This annual conference is organized by a volunteer committee of all branches of the industry, including molders, mold makers, materials suppliers, and the trade press, and focuses on innovations in manufacturing technologies of consumer and industrial products. Read More
 

Tags: Molding


For the Adventurous, Opportunities Beckon in Overmolding RFID Tags

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on April 23, 2014

Applications are growing for embedding RFID tags and other radio-frequency devices in plastic parts via insert injection molding. A presentation on “Challenges in Overmolding RFID Tags and Antennas” was one highlight of the recent Molding 2014 Conference in Newport Beach, Calif. It was presented by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski, co-owner with Joanne Moon of Extreme Molding LLC in Watervliet, N.Y. (See last July’s issue for a profile of their firm.) 

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Tags: Overmolding


Extreme Molding at CDPHP Corporate Challenge

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on April 18, 2014

Key staff members of Extreme Molding participated in this annual Corporate Challenge road race.

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Tags: Corporate Challenge


Rubber Manufacturing in America: Recession still affects small firms

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on April 8, 2014

There are great advantages to being a smaller rubber product manufacturer—if it’s a solid, well-run operation—in the current marketplace.

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Tags: Recession, Rubber Manufacturing