ARLINGTON, WASH. -- MicroGreen Polymers Inc. plans to expand its production capacity, a project jump started by a $5 million investment from the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians. MicroGreen uses patented technology, named Ad-air, to add microbubbles to solid sheets of recycled PET.
In the wake of the economic turbulence earlier in this decade, molders today find themselves in much better shape. Molders are gaining a competitive advantage by investing in people, equipment and seeking inroads into new markets on a global scale.
Growth in the injection molding industry is going to be driven by low financing costs and a continued move to reshore some business.