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Plastics News Now: PVC carries clean water to remote Honduran villages

The Vinyl Institute helps bring clean water to Honduran villages, Tech-Long focuses on a complete package and surf's up for an algae-oil based surfboard in this week's Plastics News Now.

PN looking to shine a light on the industry's leading women

I know the stereotype about executives and managers in the North American plastics industry.

Plastics News a finalist for journalism awards

Plastics News has been named a finalist for four awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE).

Australia moving closer to nationwide container deposit law

Australia is moving slowly towards having a nationwide container deposit scheme, with the state of Queensland set to join three other states with existing programs.

PE and PS prices rise, while polypropylene slips

North American polyethylene resin prices awoke with a vengeance in May, increasing for the first time in eight months.

Philpott grows, diversifies thanks to urethane acquisition

When Philpott Rubber Co. purchased Urethane Products Industries Inc. in December 2012 to create Philpott Industrial Plastics Enterprises, it was looking to add a business that could help it expand into new segments.

Patrick Industries adds to its RV market with SCI acquisition

Transportation and building products producer and distributor Patrick Industries Inc. has expanded again in fiberglass parts for recreational vehicles and similar markets.

European alliance calls for 'long-term vision' to solve polymer shortages

The European Plastics Converters Association (EuPC) launched a strategic alliance for polymer supplies across the continent during its recent general assembly in Warsaw.

German automotive molder has growth plans in medical

Gaudlitz GmbH, a German injection molding known mostly for its work as a Tier 2 auto supplier, is actively looking to enter the medical plastics sector, said CEO Lucas Galuppo, in an interview with Plastics News on the sidelines of a Medical Plastics Conference in Guangzhou.

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