Sustainable Molded Fiber Packaging: Package Your Product in Newspaper and Water

March 18, 2013 | UFPT

With sustainability being a new driving force in industry, packaging developers are expanding the possibilities and accelerating the adoption of advanced molded fiber packaging applications.
Materials, Processes


Ensuring a Quiet, Comfortable, and Fuel Efficient Ride

January 10, 2013 | UFPT

There are around 250 million cars registered in the United States today, but few people realize the diversity of materials that comprise their vehicles. Here at UFP Technologies, we use …
Applications, Materials, Processes


Tool Control: Materials and Fabrication

Tool Management: Materials and Fabrication Capabilities

Tool Control: Materials and Fabrication

December 18, 2012 | UFPT

Along with a mature tool image library, UFP Technologies also has a wide selection of materials to craft for its tool management systems.  Both foams and plastics can be used …
Materials, Processes


Aerospace & Defense Custom Components

Material & Capability Showcase: Composites

Aerospace & Defense Custom Components

December 11, 2012 | UFPT

What is a composite? A composite is the engineered combination of two or more dissimilar materials.  The combination of the materials results in new, and often more advanced, properties that …
Materials, Processes


Our Molded Fiber Operations and the Environment

November 1, 2012 | UFPT

With words like a ‘sustainability’ and ‘organic’ becoming common rhetoric in the 21st century, there is no question that in today’s day and age the color ‘green’ carries a lot …
Case Studies, Materials, Processes