"Our use of plastics is rising exponentially," proclaims Peter Harken, President of Harken, Inc. This non-traditional approach has allowed the Pewaukee, Wisconsin-based company to dominate the marine hardware industry.
Leatherman's customers were very clear about what they wanted in an upcoming line of knives. They needed to be lightweight. They needed to be dent resistant. They needed to stand up to an array of chemicals from oils to insect repellent.
On the professional racing circuit, in leading bicycle repair shops, and in the homes of serious amateurs throughout the world, the products of Park Tool USA are found in prominent use.
Andy Baker saw a wide disparity among teams in the FIRST robotics competitions — not in talent, but in the access they had to resources that would help them bring their ideas to life.
Furnishing a reliable source for providing electricity to remote areas offers the potential to improve quality of life. To capture this opportunity Hunan ZKenergy Wind Power produced affordable units for off-grid locations.
Metal-to-plastic conversions have improved countless applications. Often, consumers reap the benefits of a long fiber product innovation and are completely unaware what role plastics played in the improvement.