Southern California Section of the Society of Plastics Engineers

Promoting the scientific and engineering knowledge pertaining to plastics.

Welcome to the SPE - Southern California Section

The SoCal section is here to help promote plastics education in our geographic region. The section is comprised of a volunteer group of members who believe through education and maintaining a localized network we can build and maintain a strong plastics economy for the future. Please use this site as your tool to stay informed of local plastics related educational opportunities and as your source for suppliers that focus on serving Southern California's plastics industries.

Southern California Upcoming Events


CENTER, Carlsbad, CA

Thursday May 31, 2018


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Date:  Thursday, June 21, 2018


Time:  7:30 AM


Sierra La vern country club

6300 country club drive

la verne, ca  91750



Past SPE Presidents are invited for our traditional, informal past Presidents meeting.



Tech Talk is where plastics professionals come together from around the world to discuss the latest technical issues and innovations within the plastics marketplace.  Put the knowledge and expertise of thousands of plastics professionals to work for you.  Ask a question. Or provide an answer.

College Plastic Programs Click here

Further your skills. Advance your career!

Cal Poly - Pomona, CA

Cerritos College, Norwalk, CA

UCSD - San Diego, CA

Western Plastics Pioneers

A network of individuals with more than 25 years in plastics!

National & International

SPE Events Calendar Click here

The SPE Southern California Section is, for a limited time, offering one FREE registration to a single, exclusive local technical event for those who sign up for an SPE Membership! To be eligible for this special offer, check out the event calendar above and register as an SPE Member! Once a member, you will be sent a voucher to bring to the SoCal SPE event of your choice! Offer also applies to expired memberships. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by, become an SPE member today!  For questions, contact Ashley Price at 562-217-1377 or


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the world's most expanded society for plastics

professionals. With people connections in 84 countries

around the world and a contact database of over 15000

members.  That's just the beginning....

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