CUSTOM Webinars
The Key Components for Successful Production of Caps and Closures
Date: November 11, 2013
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST

John Bozzelli is a graduate of Marietta College (BS) and Ohio University (MS). His studies were interrupted for a stint in Vietnam (Army First Air Calvary, Purple Heart & Silver Star). Twenty years in Dow Plastics provided extensive experience in polymer synthesis, development, production, and processing. John has been a seminar leader with RJG Associates, Injection Molding Magazine, University of Wisconsin, General Polymers, PolyOne, Glenn Beall, and John Klees. Competent in resin characterization and analysis, his specialty is practical, hands-on injection molding training in plastics, rubber, LIM/LSR, metals, wax, ceramics, medical validations, and Infrared Thermography.

National recognition has come through ten patents, over 100 papers and industry articles covering plastics and processing. He has over 25 years on the seminar circuit and has several feature articles such as the "Productivity Challenge" and "Scientific Molding" In 2005, he was named as processor of the year by Modern Plastics.

John teaches Scientific Molding (SIM) technology from the plastics point of view for design and processing. He presents practical techniques that improve your profits today while elevating your production to international standards.

Duration: 60 minutes
Cost: Free

John Bozzelli, Scientific Injection Molding Expert, Nexeo Solutions.

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Nexeo Solutions and Scientific Injection Molding expert John Bozzelli discuss the key components necessary to successfully produce caps and closures. There are multiple steps involved in the production of caps and closures, Bozzelli elaborates on topics such as: how to catch issues in part design, balancing of the runner system, fundamentals of plastic flow/viscosity and performance testing. The webinar is divided into five key sections: part design, resin selection & handling, mold design & construction, processing and testing.

About Nexeo Solutions
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