I am puzzled about a quote from a North Carolina official about cities not being rewarded for their recycling efforts ("Recycled resin demand drives support for extended producer responsibility," May 21, Page 8). Here in suburban Philadelphia, our township officials say just the opposite.
In the wake of the economic turbulence earlier in this decade, molders today find themselves in much better shape. Molders are gaining a competitive advantage by investing in people, equipment and seeking inroads into new markets on a global scale.
Growth in the injection molding industry is going to be driven by low financing costs and a continued move to reshore some business.