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Material Insights: Oct. 3, 2011

Published: October 3, 2011 6:00 am ET
Updated: October 3, 2011 12:00 am ET

In this edition of Plastics News' Material Insights, senior reporter Frank Esposito explains why an airport expansion in Germany led Ticona to relocate a massive acetal plant. Compounders and concentrate makers Polyvel Inc. and Rowa Inc. have combined their operations into the Polyvel site in Hammonton, N.J.; also, Esposito reports on a new plastics-paper recycling joint venture in Michigan that will result in new food service products.

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