From selling single plastic sheets and producing small projects, we have grown to fit the needs of all clients large and small. Starting with strong client communication, solid design, and engineering, we have the experience that dictates how to tackle our process from inception to shipping. From gears to plating tanks, we have a vast variety of our design and production solutions. Check them out here: Case Studies
Wisdom comes not from always being right, but also the stumbles along the journey. We as any growing company have had no shortage or learning through our experiences. Through our success and equally, our shortcomings, we have developed a thorough wisdom of what it takes to elevate beyond the competition and bring a higher quality to you. Our core lines are developed from all of those years: Original Equipment
We have learned a tremendous amount since our inception in 1945. It has led to an understanding of what is necessary to get the job done and what is best for our customers.
We also understand that the world changes. When COVID hit, we started producing safety shields to do our part. It takes small efforts from everyone to bring the world together. See our Health and Safety First products here: COVID-19 Barriers
Approaching 100 years of experience in plastics fabrication and custom project design, American Plastic Solutions is Michigan's leading Plastics Company. Some of our products that we have perfected are Medical Device Plastics, Custom Plastic Products, Plastic Safety Shields, Custom Retail Displays, Plastic Plating Tanks and Plastic Enclosures.
When Ann Arbor Plastics and Imperial Industries joined forces, the result was a company whose combined decades of expertise and experience in engineering and fabricating plastic products surpassed anything in the industry.
This company is American Plastic Solutions - a fully comprehensive sheet plastic fabricator who offers the same high quality of our two predecessor companies, but with even greater efficiency and broader capabilities.
Imperial Industries, Inc.
Established in 1945, Imperial Industries uses Polypropylene, Polyethylene and PVC to manufacture medical tanks, plating tanks, dipping baskets, plating barrels, plastic enclosures and barrel gears. Our products were used extensively in the metal plating, coating, cleaning and chemical processing industries - or anywhere else corrosion resistant applications were required. This includes the automotive, hardware, appliance, circuit board and furniture industries, to name a few. Imperial’s insights and understanding of our customers’ businesses enabled us to consistently provide quality fabricated plastic products. Click here to learn more about the history of Imperial Industries.
Ann Arbor Plastics, Inc.
In 1972, Ann Arbor Plastics launched a business designing, manufacturing, and distributing fabricated plastic products to the retail, service and hospitality industries. AAP made our name by meeting and exceeding customers' criteria - using the most advanced plastic sheet processing technology of that time while maintaining a personal hand-on approach to customer service. By 1991, we had transformed into a global manufacturer, expanding the capabilities of our core business to service customers around the world.
Bringing It All Together Today
American Plastic Solutions brings together the experiences and successes of Imperial Industries and Ann Arbor Plastics to manufacture superior custom products - especially in the face of the most difficult design challenges. From medical devices, plating tanks and retail displays, to OEM plastic components and food processing equipment, our portfolio of custom-engineered and fabricated sheet plastic solutions continues to grow. And don’t worry. If you don’t see what you need here, it just means we haven’t been asked to take a crack at it yet. No matter how big or complicated your project, we’re ready for your challenge at American Plastic Solutions. Engineered and made in America since 1945.