19 Sep

Company Picnic 2017

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Summer Company Picnic to Celebrate our Team! What a day! Star Thermoplastics held a summer company picnic on Sunday, August 27th. Although it rained in the hours leading up to the event, the weather cleared just as the picnic started, giving everyone a chance to take advantage of the amenities offered at Decoma Day Camp. [...]

11 Jul

appliance DESIGN- Thermoplastic Elastomers Support the Design Principles of the DIY Movement July 2017

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  Thermoplastic Elastomers Support the Design Principles of the DIY Movement-July '17 Issue Did you get a chance to read this month's appliance DESIGN issue yet?  As the role of buyers shifts with new technology and a changing economy, designers and product developers have had to adjust the way they create new products. Tucked inside on [...]

11 Oct

Building Business Relationships – Step Outside the Office for Something Different

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Stepping Outside the Office to Build Business Relationships How do you like to build new business relationships? We enjoy getting out of the office and getting to know the people we are doing business with. It's about building a relationship and partnership where we know we will support each other's business.  Getting out of the [...]

27 Sep

Plastic Compounding in a Twin Screw Extruder – Part 3

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Plastic Compounding in a Twin Screw Extruder Plastics compounding is the process of adding functionality and value to polymers or polymer systems through melt blending or mixing of additives into a polymer matrix or melt mixing two or more polymers together to make an “alloy”. Extruders provide unparalleled performance and durability that make the difference to [...]