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The Pioneer Plastics Blog

How Machinery is Used in Custom Injection Molding

When we hold plastic parts in our hands, we usually aren’t thinking of how it was manufactured or what machines were used in the process. However, if you take a
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You Know You Need a Plastic Part: What’s Next?

You’ve worked hard, maybe for years, to invent a plastic product that will either increase efficiency or improve the user experience in some way. So if it’s a helpful tool
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There’s a Reason for the Resin: Why Injection Molding is All About the Pellets

Resin is what everything plastic is made of. Once heated, Resin is a free-flowing polymer used in plastic part production. In the injection molding industry, this highly-viscous material is what’s
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What’s the Best Way to Protect Your Collectibles?

Everyone seems to be collecting something these days. Dr. Mark B. McKinley, a professor of psychology and author of The Psychology of Collecting, says, “Everybody collects something! Whether it be photographs
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These Containers Are Really Sweet!

If you are looking for an easy and attractive way to showcase sweet treats in your store, check out these containers. The cut comb honey containers are conveniently available in
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Bee-Friendly Business: Save the Bees and Keep Honey Production Flowing

Bees are an important insect vital to ecosystems throughout the world. They help to pollinate, to spread plants and ensure their wellbeing, and contribute to both honey and humans. Unfortunately,
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Pioneer Plastics Rocks Outdoor Festivals with Outstanding Food and Drink Products

What would summertime be without having a blast at a festival, fair, or carnival? In almost every community, summertime brings locals and visitors to outdoor festivals. Just about every ethnicity
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