If you’re looking at plastic manufacturing, you’re going to see these three terms a lot: resin, polymer, and plastic. Sometimes they are used seemingly interchangeably, and other times seem to refer to specific kinds of feedstock or products. Today, we’re going to demystify the difference between these terms as well as give you some useful starting places if you’re just getting into plastic use in the injection molding industry.[Read more…] about Resin, Polymer, and Plastic: What Difference Do These Terms Have?
When you meet your plastic injection molding expert, you might be surprised at the amount of industry specific terms they use. Like most industries, plastic injection molding is a specialized field with a lot of jargon which is very clear to industry insiders, but can leave the rest of the general population totally lost. So, if you are about to meet with your plastic injection molding manufacturer, here are some of the molding top key terms you should be familiar with before you pick up the phone or step through the door.
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