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Covestro doubles polycarbonate production at Shanghai site

Germany-based chemical maker Covestro AG says it is now the world’s largest producer of PC. » Read More

Magna wins innovation award for Chevrolet Camaro fascias

The Detroit chapter of the SPE recognized Aurora, Ont.-based Magna for its use of laser cutting and welding the fascias instead of punch and ultrasonic welding, which can provide greater flexibility for lower-volume parts. » Read More

North American Plastics Alliance turns 5

NAPA is made up of the Society of the Plastics Industry, the plastics division of the American Chemistry Council, the Canadian Plastics Industry Association, and Mexico’s Asociación Nacional de Industrias del Plástico. » Read More

Extrusion innovator Lucien Davis Yokana passes away

Yokana, 89, founded Sterling Extruder Corporation in 1959. » Read More
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Say hello to your little friends

Collaborative robots are inexpensive, versatile, and easy to program. And by working safely alongside human operators, they can revolutionize the way you handle small-batch manufacturing. » Read More
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From aerospace engineering to high finance to plastics packaging is quite the career arc. But when Amir Karim returned to Quebec and joined family-owned Polykar Industries after a successful stint on Wall Street, he didn’t know his best business days were still to come; or that his career trajectory would propel him into the ranks of the elite, as the Canadian Plastics Industry Association’s 2016 Leader of the Year. » Read More

K 2016

October 19 - October 26, 2016
Location: Dusseldorf, Germany » Read More

CPIA Canada Night at K Show Germany 2016

October 21, 2016
Location: Dusseldorf, Germany » Read More

Windsor Mold Expo

October 19, 2016
Location: Windsor, ON » Read More