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the injection moulding industry, a few tips and the odd anecdote.

Advanced Scientific Moulding Skills
New Series of Training from Routsis Training

ROUTSIS TRAINING, the premier training provider for the plastics industry, recently announced the release of its new SkillSetTM courses. This comprehensive series combines online training (which can be used on any computer, tablet  or smart p..

What is your REAL scrap rate ?
Richard Webster

Scrap rates are simply the difference between the polymer purchased and the weight of polymer shipped as saleable product.  Typically this is as much as 10%, although when questioned about scrap rates companies reported to us the figures they..

Employee Training for Injection Moulding and Extrusion
Richad Webster

Training….often the most overlooked investment in employees, but why ?

Is it because you have hired the best that you can afford and therefore you expect them to perform their job sufficiently?

Maybe your company doesn&r..

Efficient Troubleshooting Starts with Good Documentation
Richard Webster

Imagine the scenario, it’s Monday morning and QC reports a moulding defect to the Moulding Shop Manager, let’s say that a small sink mark is the problem.

So the Senior Technician on shift is asked to remedy the situation, aft..