Associations & Agencies
Alliance of Foam Packaging Recyclers
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
American Chemical Society (ACS)
American Fiber Manufacturers Association and the Fiber Economics Bureau -
American Mold Builders Association
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
American Plastics Council (APC)
  • Teaching Plastics - your virtual plastics classroom 
  • APC's Plastics and your Health 
  • APC's Automotive-Specific Website 
  • APC's Trade Association Website
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
    American Society for Quality
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    ASM International
    Association of Rotational Molders
    Automotive Industry Action Group
    Automotive Recyclers Association
    British Plastics Federation
    Canadian Plastics Industry Association
    Flexible Packaging Association
    Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)
    International Association of Plastics Distributors
    Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC)
    Institute of Packaging Professionals (IOPP)
    National Association for Plastic Container Recovery (NAPCOR)
    National Association of Manufacturers
    National Tooling & Machining Association
    New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program
    North American Die Casting Association (NADCA)
    Polymer Processing Institute - contract research & development for the polymer industry 
    Polystyrene Packaging Council
    Polyurethane Foam Association
    Polyurethane Manufacturers Association
    Royal Society of Chemistry
    Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering
    Société Française des Ingénieurs des Plastiques (SFIP) (France)
    Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals
    Society of Automotive Engineers
    Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc. (SPI)

    NPE - Plastics Industry Association
    Society of Rheology
    Society of Vacuum Coaters
    Vinyl Institute
    The Wire Association International, Inc.

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    Plastics Related Websites:
    Appliance Manufacturer Magazine
    ARoutsis Associates - interactive training for the plastics industry 
    Asia Package
    ask4plastic - plastics exclusive business to business e-marketplace/bazaar/directory - a worldwide search engine of the chemical industry 
    Chemical News and Intelligence - latest news and business information on the chemical industry
    Discover Engineering Online - the basics - what an engineer does and how to become one
    Eng-Tips Forum - peer-to-peer forum for engineering professionals 
    European Tool & Mould Making magazine
    IDES - world's source for plastic materials
    Injection Molding Magazine Online
    Kangan Batman Institute of Technical and Further Education - Tertiary Education organization, Melbourne, Australia
    MatWeb - a free searchable materials database of polymers, composites, metals, ceramics, etc.
    Medical Design Technology Magazine
    Medical Device Link
    Modern Plastics Magazine
    National Academy of Sciences/National Academy of Engineering - for beginning scientists & engineers
    New Jersey Institute of Technology - public research university
    Northwestern University - Masters Program in Product Development
    Packexpo - packaging info on the web
    Packaging World Interactive
    PaintExpo - online trade show and information center
    Plastics Machining & Fabricating Magazine - technical/management magazine for the secondary plastics processing industry 
    Plastics Network - e-Volved Solutions for the Plastics Industry
    PlasticsNews on the Web
    Plastics Technology Online - the magazine of plastics manufacturing
    Plastics Technology - website for the plastics industry
    PolySort - the plastics and rubber industries' home base on the Internet 
    Rapra Technology Ltd. - a rubber and plastics information resource
    Recycler's World - the Scientists' Choice
    Stevens Institute of Technology
    Thomas Regional - your marketplace for regional buying
    Trends in Plastics
    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Plastics Courses (Center for Continuing Engineering Education)
    World Wide Composites Search Engine - Newsletter - largest search engine for composite materials

    Link list last updated on 04/04/2018