Best of the Structural Plastics Conferences 1974-2002

A selection of technical papers and applications from the Society of the Plastics Industries’ annual technical conferences 1974-2002. Over this thirty year period, the annual conference generated 727 white papers and displayed thousand of new applications.

Here are some samples of the best of the best:

Structural Foam Design Methodology


Assessing the Stiffness of Gas-Assisted Thermoplastic Parts


Computer-Aided Design and Analysis Procedures for Structural Foam Components


Technology Advancements in Counterpressure Structural Foam Processing


Some examples of winning applications in the conference’s 1986 Design Competition:

Structural Foam New Product Design Competition Awards