Blow Molding Explained

Written by Wall Street News on January 17th, 2018. Posted in Commercial plastic jugs, Hdpe bottles, Plastic containers

Blow mold design

Plastic products are very important for a number of industries around the United States and across the globe. Domestically, the plastics industry is responsible employing about one million people. It is the third largest manufacturing industry in the country. It puts about $375 billion into the American economy. Making plastic bottles is an important part of that business. The process most often used in making plastic bottles is called “blow molding.” There are three different types of blow molding that can be used in the manufacture of plastic bottles and other containers. Here they are:

  • Stretch Blow Molding: In this kind of blow molding, the m