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  • COVID-19 Health and Safety Statement

    COVID-19 Health and Safety Statement

    Our team at WSM Plastic are working tirelessly to supply our customers within the cleaning and hygiene industry with essential components for their products to support the fight against COVID-19. We are operating as normal and in accordance with UK Government guidance we are following their ‘five steps to safer … Continue reading COVID-19 Health and Safety Statement →Read More
  • A merger of two manufacturers

    A merger of two manufacturers

    Whistle Stop Plastics Ltd and Modern Moulds Ltd, were two individual manufacturers with a shared goal, to listen to customer’s ideas and help them achieve it. As a result, in June 2017 WSM Plastics was created! A merger of the two companies who have been working together for many years, … Continue reading A merger of two manufacturers →Read More
  • Key things to consider when choosing an Injection Moulding supplier

    Key things to consider when choosing an Injection Moulding supplier

    Polymer Selection Polymer selection is an important part of injection moulding so when looking at suppliers it is key to identify whether they can assist with polymer selection. There are different types of synthetic plastics that include: Standard polymers Engineering polymers High-performance polymers There are different benefits of each type … Continue reading Key things to consider when choosing an Injection Moulding supplier →Read More
  • WSM Plastics are at three exhibitions this year!

    WSM Plastics are at three exhibitions this year!

    2020 is set to be a busy year for the team at WSM Plastics as the company will be showcasing its capabilities at three exhibitions. WSM Plastics offers a unique one-stop-shop to assist your business from product concept, manufacturing to product aftercare. We offer our customers design support, toolmaking, plastic … Continue reading WSM Plastics are at three exhibitions this year! →Read More
  • Post Moulding Services offed by WSM Plastics

    Post Moulding Services offed by WSM Plastics

    At WSM Plastics, our services don’t stop once the parts are made. We are able to offer secondary operation services to complement our tool making and injection moulding. Ultrasonic Welding  Ultrasonic welding is a technique commonly used in the plastic injection moulding industry to join two components together with high-frequency … Continue reading Post Moulding Services offed by WSM Plastics →Read More
  • The Importance of Total Productive Maintenance

    The Importance of Total Productive Maintenance

    What is Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)? Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) is a system of maintaining and improving production, safety and quality systems of machinery in order to produce high-quality end results, valued by an organisation and its customers. The main objective of TPM is to increase the effectiveness of equipment … Continue reading The Importance of Total Productive Maintenance →Read More
  • Chinese Government Officials WSM Plastics Head Quarters in Lancing

    Chinese Government Officials WSM Plastics Head Quarters in Lancing

      WSM Plastics Ltd has recently had a site visit from Chinese Government Officials to see different production methods in collaboration with Modern Moulds and Tools Xiamen, based in China. Modern Moulds and Tools Xiamen, part of WSM Plastics Ltd, is based in Tong’an that is facing a high drive … Continue reading Chinese Government Officials WSM Plastics Head Quarters in Lancing →Read More
  • Working with customers for bespoke tooling

    Working with customers for bespoke tooling

    How we support your business  To provide your business with the best performing tool for your specified components or product design, we work with you to understand your requirements to provide you with custom built tooling solutions. The experienced team at WSM Plastics are experts in supporting our customers with … Continue reading Working with customers for bespoke tooling →Read More
  • How to select the correct injection moulding material

    How to select the correct injection moulding material

    There is a lot to consider when choosing the right plastic resin for a part; it’s basically a science! Here we look at the basic characteristics of polymers with some examples of popular resins and their applications. To select the best moulding material for your manufacturing project, thinking about the … Continue reading How to select the correct injection moulding material →Read More
  • Introducing our new catalogue

    Introducing our new catalogue

    We’ve been working extremely hard and we’re pleased to announce our new digital catalogue is now here! Our new catalogue includes information about how we can help make your product design a reality with our range of tool making, plastic injection and post moulding services. The latest copy of the … Continue reading Introducing our new catalogue →Read More