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Plastic bag advocate honored by CPIA


July 7, 2014 2:18 pm ET

A corporate environmental advocate has won the 2014 Leader of the Year Award from the Canadian Plastics Industry Association.

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Myers completes Scepter acquisition


July 3, 2014 10:52 am ET

Myers Industries Inc. said it completed the $157 million acquisition of Scepter Corp. and Scepter Manufacturing LLC, a producer of portable marine fuel containers, portable fuel and water containers and accessories, ammunition containers, storage...

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Solid PS prices fall 1 cent


July 3, 2014 10:20 am ET

North American prices for solid polystyrene resin fell again in June amid weak demand for that material.

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Auto supplier Toyoda Gosei investing for growth in North America


June 25, 2014 10:38 am ET

Toyoda Gosei North America Corp., the North American subsidiary of Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd., is growing rapidly through acquisition and expansion.

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Canadian trade associations may join forces


June 24, 2014 4:44 pm ET

NOVI, MICH. (UPDATED) — The Canadian Association of Mold Makers and the Automotive Parts Manufacturers' Association may soon form a single organization.

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Quebec's Recyc RPM forced to shut down for restructuring


June 19, 2014 3:59 pm ET

A major plastics recycler in Quebec has shut down while it works on a restructuring plan.

Canada bag maker set to auction assets


June 17, 2014 2:48 pm ET

Assets of major Canadian plastic bag manufacturer Gran Packaging are slated to be sold in an auction.

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Dorel Industries buying juvenile business of Hong Kong's Lerado Group


June 16, 2014 4:06 pm ET

Ten days after a major Chinese juvenile products company announced its plan to establish a North American production base, a big deal in the reverse direction was announced.

Poll: Auto suppliers expect raw material prices to rise


June 16, 2014 10:43 am ET

Prices of raw materials, after several years of stability, may be due for moderate increases.

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Aalbers improving work flow in Ontario, adding production in Mexico


June 12, 2014 4:11 pm ET

Injection mold toolmaker Aalbers Tool & Mold Inc. is expanding to Mexico with a new plant to set open in September in Querétaro.

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