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Material Insights: March 21, 2011

Published: March 21, 2011 6:00 am ET
Updated: March 21, 2011 12:00 am ET

Several materials firms are shutting down production in areas affected by the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Plastics News senior reporter Frank Esposito has the latest reports on stoppages. Also in this episode of Material Insights, ATC Plastics and REPI plan capacity additions in North America, and a former Gitto president is sentenced to jail time for fraud.

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