U.S. Patent Application 14/037,453 Cellulosic Inclusion Thermoplastic Composition and Molding Thereof has been allowed by USPTO assigned U.S. Patent 9,109,118. August 2015
FibreTuff trademark is accepted at USPTO. FibreTuff registration number 4669562. January 2015
FibreTuff Medical Biopolymers, LLC has been incorporated in Ohio for compounding pellets to make medical devices, instruments and implants. December 2014
U.S. Patent Application 13/158,742 Cellulosic Inclusion Thermoplastic Composition and Molding Thereof has been allowed on May 31, 2013 by USPTO assigned U.S. Patent 8,546,470
Innovative Plastics and Molding, Inc, Robert Joyce participates at Walmart 8th Annual Sustainable Packaging Exposition '13.
Robert Joyce, President of Innovative Plastics and Molding, Inc. presented at the Cincinnati Milacron open house on April 24, 25 in Cincinnati, OH. http://www.ptonline.com/articles/plenty-of-news-at-upcoming-milacron-open-house
New FibreTuff finds Markets - Plastics News, September 7, 2012
FibreTuff is a USDA Certified Bio preferred intermediate resin. June 2012.
Robert Joyce, Innovative Plastics and Molding presented at 66th FPS International Conference in Washington, D.C. in June 2012
Robert Joyce, Innovative Plastics and Molding presented at 12th International Biocomposites conference in Niagara Falls, Canada May 2012
Innovative Plastics and Molding President to present at the SPE Automotive Composites Conference on September 13-15, 2011
Innovative Plastics and Molding has issue notification for US Patent 7,994,241 on August 9, 2011 - Issue Notification received from the USPTO that Patent Application 12/321,093 titled Wood Composite alloy composition having a compatibilizer that improves the ability to process and compress cellulosic fiber has US Patent 7,994,241 issue date 8/9/2011.
Michigan Firms end legal dispute over wood - plastic compounds, Plastics News, February 2011...The solution: RheTech and IPM have agreed that Joyce is the inventor and that the technology covered by the patent will be jointly owned by both companies. “Moving forward, both RheTech and IPM will manage opportunities regarding this technology independently of each other,” the companies said in a joint statement.
Robert Joyce Molded Article Canadian Patent 2,547,523 September 14, 2010
Robert Joyce Molded Article US Patent 7,214,420, May 2007
Gas assist turns wood-plastics into railings. Plastic News, August 2005
IPM advances injection molding technology, Principia Partners, March 2007
Small Firm has big idea, Monroe Evening News, February 2000
Robert Joyce founder and inventor of FibreTuff