Attempting to look at global issues facing the plastics industry, a group of about 50 leaders from various resin producers formed the World Plastics Council at K 2013 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Patrick Thomas, CEO of Bayer MaterialScienceAG and president of PlasticsEurope, was nominated to initially chair the organization.
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