Mississippi Polymer Institute

  • Education & Training
  • Testing Laboratory
  • Manufacturing-Chemicals
  • Technology
46 Shelby Thames Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(601) 266-4607
(601) 266-6178 (fax)
Hours:
M - F, 8AM-5PM

About Us

The Mississippi Polymer Institute (MPI) was established in 1993 with the goal of growing high-tech polymer and polymer-related industries in Mississippi. Serving as the Industrial Outreach read more
  • About

    The Mississippi Polymer Institute (MPI) was established in 1993 with the goal of growing high-tech polymer and polymer-related industries in Mississippi. Serving as the Industrial Outreach organization for The University of Southern Mississippi, MPI has played a key role in growing the state's multibillion-dollar-per-year, high-tech polymer industry, and has directly assisted in the creation of thousands of jobs.

    MPI remains focused on providing world class support and services to inventors, start-ups, and companies worldwide. These services include ISO 17025 accredited physical and analytical testing and analysis, tailored workforce development training, 3D printing and CAD services, product troubleshooting, third-party complaint investigations, and product development and scale-up.

  • Highlights

    • ISO 17025 Accredited Physical and Analytical testing and Method Development
    • Tailored Workforce Training
    • Product and Process Development
    • 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing
    • Product-related Troubleshooting
  • Media

  • Whom to Contact

    • Robert Thompson
  • Directions

    Off Hwy 49N, ~5miles from the University of Southern Mississippi Main Campus