Senior Staff Reporter
Esposito joined Plastics News in April 1997. Previously, he had four years of newspaper reporting experience -- first for Suburban News Publications in Columbus, Ohio, and then for the Medina County Gazette in Medina, Ohio. He was promoted to senior reporter in January 2007. Esposito has a degree in English from Ohio's Bowling Green State University.
SK's current portfolio includes plastics materials firms and packaging makers. That list includes nylon 6/6 resin leader Ascend Performance Materials of Houston; Geon Performance Solutions, a compounder of PVC and other materials based in Westlake, Ohio; and Techmer PM, a specialty compounder and concentrates maker in Clinton, Tenn.
The new center provides extensive testing, analyzing and process evaluation support for customers of UniteChem, which is based in Suqian City, China. The firm's customers include global polymer and masterbatch makers and major OEM brands, as well as local plastic converters and compounders.