August 12, 2019
The parent company of Green Line Polymers acquired the parent company of Champion Polymer Recycling in a purchase valued at over $1 billion. Hilliard, Ohio-headquartered Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS) bought Old Saybrook, Conn.-based Infiltrator Water Technologies (IWT) for $1.08 billion, according to a press release.
July 18, 2019
Until systems and people are in sync, a great deal of compostable packaging will end up in landfills, where it can generate greenhouse gases. If compostables mistakenly land in recycling plants—many plant-based plastics resemble their oil-based cousins—they’re considered a contaminant.
February 21, 2019
Three Focused Exhibitions for the Plastics Industry to Run Simultaneously in Cleveland All three expos running simultaneously and co-locatedat the Huntington Convention Center, Cleveland, Ohio. These exhibitions will take place on May 8-9, 2019 at the Huntington Convention Center in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, which is ideally located for access by the North American plastics industry. […]
January 22, 2019
Plastic consumption is increasing worldwide despite the issues regarding their impact on the environment and human health. There are a number of reasons why certain plastics may not be recyclable, and a number of reasons why their use is hugely beneficial despite that.
August 12, 2016
Vadxx Energy Establishes Waste Plastic to EcoFuel™ Facility in Akron As stated by JobsOhio: “Ohio’s polymer industry is supported by a world-class supply chain of academic and technical institutions, designers and material suppliers, mold builders, resin suppliers and compounders, plastic and polymer processors, industry associations and economic development groups.” And now it is also home […]