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Plastics News Now: Researchers print plastic parts that connect to WiFi
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published guidelines for 3D medical devices, a Saint-Gobain partnership is honored and researchers from the University of Washington announce a first in...
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12-14-2017
Demand in electronics, medical driving growth at Nordson
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Nordson Corp. reported "record-setting financial performance" for fiscal 2017 during a Dec. 14 conference call with analysts. The Westlake, Ohio, company had fourth quarter sales of $574 million,...
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12-14-2017
Plastics gets personal for PN reporter
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This holiday season, I have a personal reason to be thankful for the world of plastics. On Aug. 1, my 17-year-old son Dane had major reconstructive surgery on his jaw. Dane was born with a...
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12-14-2017
Plantgistix opens new resin packaging site in Houston area
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Logistics firm Plantgistix formally opened its new 330,000 square-foot location in Baytown, Texas, on Dec. 11. The Houston-based firm, which provides in-plant, contract packaging and specialty...
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12-14-2017
Plastic Omnium unveils $2.9 billion investment plans
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French plastic parts supplier Plastic Omnium SA has unveiled plans to invest 2.5 billion euros ($2.9 billion) in building new capacities and technology over the next four years. During its...
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12-14-2017
Fewer than 30 percent of young UK consumers recycle
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There is a lack of awareness about recycling among young United Kingdom citizens aged between 18-24, with fewer than 1 in 3 recycling plastics, according to a new survey commissioned by...
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12-14-2017
Third quarter machinery shipments up 20 percent
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North American shipments of plastics machinery jumped 20 percent in the third quarter of 2017 compared with the third quarter a year ago, according to figures released Dec. 14 by the Plastics...
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12-14-2017
Doing good work and making a difference
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What does your company do to make the world a better place? I feel a little silly writing that because, after all, the purpose of a plastics business isn't to improve the world, right? You're...
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12-14-2017
Study finds four emotional drivers for determining product sustainability
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Detroit — What are the emotional drivers of sustainability? According to research by Kiersten Muenchinger, head of the product design department at the University of Oregon in Eugene, there...
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12-14-2017
Doing good work and making a difference
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What does your company do to make the world a better place? I feel a little silly writing that because, after all, the purpose of a plastics business isn't to improve the world, right? You're...
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12-14-2017
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Published on November 12, 2010 Executive Compensation Special Report
"This 18-page report includes the relevant content from our Sept. 6 Executive Compensation special report and ranking, plus significant, additional, previously unpublished stories and data

Plastics News' supplemental report on employment compensation of executives in North America's plastics industry. 

Includes previously unpublished content:

Articles by reporter Mike Verespej: Bonuses rise with performance; Q&A with the Corporate Library's Paul Hodgson.

It covers the most current issues regarding compensation trends, cash bonuses, stock and option awards, say-on-pay, Securities and Exchange Commission regulations, Dodd-Frank and more. 

It also includes Plastics News’ ranking chart of 150 of the top-paid executives at publicly held plastics companies in North America, compiled by executive compensation research firm Equilar Inc. of Redwood Calif. (the printed report contained only the top 100); as well as a Q&A on compensation reform with an independent expert in the field and more than a dozen more charts and tables drawn from PN’s own database as well as macroeconomic data. 

Additional charts and tables, including 5-year histories and other compensation statistics.

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