August 29, 2017
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Visit Dutchland at Rotoplas 2017 in Booth 622

Dutchland Plastics, the Wisconsin-based manufacturer of high quality rotational molded plastic products for a number of industries, will exhibit at Rotoplas 2017 — the largest exposition for the rotational molding industry. The International Rotational Molding Exposition will be held Sept. 27-28 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, with Dutchland showcasing in booth 622. Presented by the Association of Rotational Molders (ARM), Rotoplas brings together manufacturers, suppliers, designers, engineers and researchers to exchange innovative ideas in all aspects of rotational molding advancements and technology. For information and tickets , visit http://www.rotoplas.org/. Since its founding in 1967, Dutchland Plastics has specialized in high production plastic rotational molding manufacturing. In recent years the company has won a number of […]
September 13, 2017

Made by People, Built with Trust

Originally published in Business in Focus magazine  By Samita Sarkar Dutchland Plastics was founded on humble beginnings by Bill and Nancy Claerbout in 1967 to manufacture lawn ornaments such as deer and gnomes via molding, filling them with concrete, and painting the finished products. Never shying away from innovation, as the company developed and grew, it began to manufacture products out of polyethylene and engineered resins, servicing a variety of industries, including recreation, marine, construction, industrial, and telecom. Since its inception, Dutchland Plastics has been steadily growing. Its original plant was about two miles away from the current facility, and this plant was expanded more than a dozen times over 40 years. Finally, in 2013, the company consolidated its operations into […]
September 6, 2017
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Replacing Metal Parts with Rotomolded Plastics

The concept of replacing metal parts with plastics has been around for years, yet many businesses are only now learning about the benefits of using rotational molded plastic components over metal fabrication. By replacing metal parts, that are conducive to wear-and-tear, with rotational molded plastics you will notice certain benefits immediately. Benefits of Metal-to-Plastic Conversion The benefits of producing metal components with rotationally molded plastics include: The plastic parts do not rust, and they are corrosion-resistant. Rotomolded plastics stand up against environmental factors such as wind or moisture better than some metals. In fact, they typically last six times longer than the standard metal components. Rotomolded plastics are a wise option when varying wall thicknesses are necessary in your components. […]
August 23, 2017
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Advantages of Using Polyethylene for Large Plastic Products

It’s one of the most widely available plastics in existence; tens of millions of tons of polyethylene are produced worldwide each year. It’s a highly sought plastic material, and if you are in any business involving plastic, odds are you have become quite acclimated with polyethylene. That said, the following is an overview of the benefits of using polyethylene to create large plastic products. Types of Polyethylene Before we explore the benefits of using polyethylene in the types of products that Dutchland makes, let’s review the types: Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) is a highly flexible material with unique flow properties, making it great for plastic film applications such as shopping bags. Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) is very comparable to LDPE, with the added advantage […]