“The Plastics Blog” by Don Loepp
Pirtek helps out fellow NPE exhibitor (April 5)
Hydraulic hose supplier Pirtek came to the rescue of a fellow NPE exhibitor whose blow molding machine ground to a halt following an O-ring breakage. ...
Bottled-water ban back on Concord's agenda (April 4)
Jean Hill, the 84-year-old Concord, Mass., grandmother of six, is at it again — trying to ban sales of single-serve plastic water bottles. ...
Kyra Sedgwick speaks against single-use plastics (April 2)
Add actress Kyra Sedgwick to the list of celebrities who are crusading against single-use plastics. ...
Focus on NPE2012
* Hall of Famers talk about their proudest professional accomplishments.
* See, and hear about, some of the design competition entries at the show.
* Sabic IP's Keith Smith discusses the future of composites.
* Attendees share their opinions on NPE's move to Orlando, Fla.
* A. Schulman talks about current projects and the company's return to NPE.