The firm is eyeing a 2.5 million-square-foot building that would cost about $73 million for the building and land purchase. The project would create some 500 new jobs within five years with initial employment pegged at 150.
North American polyethylene and polypropylene resin prices dropped once again in December, while regional prices for PET bottle resin continued their surprising upward trend.
An Ohio federal court jury Jan. 5 found DuPont Co. liable for $10.5 million in punitive damages to a man who claimed he developed testicular cancer from exposure to the fluoropolymer chemical PFOA after it got into local drinking water supplies from DuPont's Parkersburg, W. Va., factory.
Trademark Plastics Inc. has added a TPCG Inc. division in Moreno Valley, Calif., is boosting capabilities in Riverside and is ramping up in Tijuana, Mexico.