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In Memory of Curt Larsen

Curt Larsen passed away Wednesday August 15th , 2018.  He was a great dad to his kids and great husband to his wife, Carol.  He is a man who will be greatly missed and never forgotten.

6 ways to have an eco-friendly 4th of July

Fourth of July is the day we celebrate the birth of the United States. If you're planning on attending or hosting a party, bear in mind that there are ways to have a more eco-friendly celebration. Here are six ways to have a more environmentally.

Are you on track to be compliant if the European plastics legislation is adopted in the US?

Europe  usually precedes the US in sustainability laws and regulations. It also seems like the US usually follows suit within 5 years or so of the new regulations being implemented in Europe.

10 reasons why you should switch to TEQpropylene for your next packaging project

For many years, PETG has been the “go-to” of material for medical packaging for its clarity and sterilizing capabilities. However, with the ever-growing concern for recyclability and the new California Legislation AB 906 changing the recycling.

PET and PETG, a bad combination?

Let’s face it, there are some things in this world that you should just never mix - like alcohol and bleach which can react to form poisonous compounds such as chloroform or hydrochloric acid. And then there are others that might be less.

Now you see it, now you don't...

When it comes to packaging design, providing physical protection, information/marketing messages and security are undeniably important. But sometimes package design focuses on other factors that are just as important - such as sustainability. For.

Separation anxiety: how a simple fix can reduce waste

Every year Americans fill an estimated four billion prescriptions and buy even more over-the-counter medications. But we all know that the problem with recycling prescription bottles is that most curbside programs don’t accept them, which is why.

Paper or plastic? An accidental discovery just may help you answer that question…

Most of us know that innovation sometimes arrives by chance instead of by choice. Take, for instance, the microwave, invented when a leading scientist Percy Spencer was visiting a lab at the Raytheon Company in 1945. Percy was testing a.

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Defining moments

According to Ed Thompson, vice president and renowned analyst at Gartner, defining moments are “points in time when the essential nature of a person, group, organization or industry emerges.” They are rare, meaningful moments that have.

What can be learned from organ transplantation when creating new manufacturing facilities?

Imagine you've just come from the doctor where you've found out you need a kidney transplant. You have a few options, wait on a national list, or attempt a transplant from a sibling or your identical twin. The choice to attempt a transplant from.

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