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Plastics Innovation & Resource Center
Applying world-class training and Research & Development to help plastics companies close skills gaps, increase efficiencies, and overcome process and compounding challenges.
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(In Person & Remote)
Training and networking opportunities abound in our nationally acclaimed seminars and hands-on workshops, benefitting plastics professionals of all skill levels.
Globals Standards for Plastics Certification (GSPC)
GSPC is a combination of plant/company-specific training, interactive computer based modules, and process simulation software.
Plastics Mobile Lab
The Plastics Mobile Lab provides a user-friendly hands-on STEM educational opportunity for students.
Applied Research & Development
The PIRC is the complete solution for process improvement, applied R&D, product development, and prototyping.
Shell Polymers Rotational Molding Center of Excellence
Supports applied research and development in the rotomolding industry.
Thermoforming Center of Excellence
The facility is dedicated to serve the education, training, and research and development needs of thermoformers, sheet extruders, resin suppliers, mold builders, and equipment manufacturers.
Here for you every step of the way
Plastics News honors alumnus as industry ‘Rising Star’
Jacob W. Fry, who earned a bachelor’s degree in plastics and polymer engineering technology from Penn College in 2016, has been ...
Penn College alumni represent bountiful plastics careers
Numerous plastics professionals scattered across the globe share a bond beyond their career choice – a degree from Pennsylvania ...
CMT Materials contributes to roll-fed thermoformer upgrade
CMT Materials has provided $5,000 in support of upgrades to a roll-fed thermoformer used for instructional purposes at ...