Innovative Plastics and Molding News

Publications

Small Firm has big idea, Monroe Evening News, February 2000


Gas assist turns wood-plastics into railings. Plastic News, August 2005


IPM advances injection molding technology, Principia Partners, March 2007


Robert Joyce Molded Article US Patent 7,214,420,  May 2007


Structural, Aesthetic Injection Molded Wood Fiber, Composites Technology, June 2007


New Injection Molding Technology, Principia Partners, September 2009


Robert Joyce Molded Article Canadian Patent 2,547,523 September 14, 2010


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.


US Patent Application  13/158,742 Cellulosic Inclusion Thermoplastic Composition and Molding Parts Thereof filed June 24, 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.


Wood Joins Plastics for Injection Molding Composites, June 2011


Innovative Plastics and Molding President to present at the SPE Automotive Composites Conference on September 13-15, 2011


Innovative Plastics and Molding President to present at the SPE Automotive TPO Conference October 2-5, 2011


Robert Joyce, Innovative Plastics and Molding presented at 12th International Biocomposites conference in Niagara Falls, Canada May 2012


Robert Joyce, Innovative Plastics and Molding presented at 66th FPS International Conference in Washington, D.C. in June 2012


FibreTuff is a USDA Certified Bio preferred intermediate resin. June 2012.


Innovative Plastics and Molding participates at GPIE expo in Columbus, Ohio on August 26-28, 2012, introduces new FibreTuff pellets 2.5 and 5.


New FibreTuff finds Markets - Plastics News, September 7, 2012 

http://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20120910/NEWS/309109966/innovative-expands-applications-of-fibretuff


BioBased A List : FibreTuff Wood Composites - BioBased Digest, October 3, 2012


IoPP / OBIC Bio Plastics Packaging Summit at OSU in Columbus OH - March 14, 2013


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


Innovative Plastics and Molding, Inc, Robert Joyce participates at Walmart 8th Annual Sustainable Packaging Exposition '13.



Innovative Plastics and Molding, Inc, Robert Joyce applies for FibreTuff trademark with USPTO in June, 2013

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.


FibreTuff trademark application published for opposition by USPTO. October 2014.



FibreTuff Medical Biopolymers, LLC has been incorporated in Ohio for compounding pellets to make medical devices, instruments and implants. December 2014


FibreTuff trademark is accepted at USPTO. FibreTuff registration number 4669562. January 2015 


FibreTuff®

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

Speaking Engagements


SPE TPO Conference, Troy, MI., October, 2016

SPE Bioplastics Conference, Minneapolis, MN.  April, 2016 ​

SPE Polyolefin's Conference, Houston, TX  February, 2016

SPE TPO Automotive Conference, Troy, MI.  October 5-8, 2014  ​​

SPE BioPlastics Conference, Chicago, IL  October 1-2, 2014

GPEC 2014 Conference on March 12-14 2014, in Orlando, FL  http://sperecycling.org

Cincinnati Milacron Open House at Cincinnati Milacron in Cincinnati, OH on April 24, 25 2013

IoPP / OBIC Bio Plastics Packaging Summit at OSU in Columbus, OH on March 14, 2013

SPE Automotive TPO Conference in Troy, MI on October 1 - 3, 2012.

66th FPS International Conference in Washington, D.C. on June 4 - 6, 2012
12th International Bio composite conference in Niagara Falls, Canada in May 3-6, 2012.

11th International Conference Wood & Biofiber Plastic Composites May 16 - 18, 2011

SPE Automotive TPO Conference October 2 - 5, 2011

SPE Automotive Composites Conference September 13-15, 2011

11th International Conference Wood & Biofiber Plastic Composites May 16 - 18, 2011