Jan. 9, 2017

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PP, PE prices down, PET bottle resin up

North American polyethylene and polypropylene resin prices dropped once again in December, while regional prices for PET bottle resin continued their surprising upward trend.

Federal court finds DuPont liable for $10.5 million in PFOA cancer case

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.

Medical helps drive growth at Trademark

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.