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Canada’s plastic packaging recycling rate rises again: study

The study, conducted by the CPIA, found that the increase was the result of more plastic packaging collected, specifically PET bottles, PE clear film, and PE agricultural film.

ORBIS Corp. reorganizes U.S. manufacturing facilities

The plastic recycling bin maker will shift production and cut jobs in the reorganization, and expand sales and design centres.

Americhem buys India’s Prescient Color Ltd.

Americhem described Prescient a leading Indian producer of high-end colour and additive masterbatches in several niche applications, including synthetic fibers, molding, and film applications.

Canadian vehicle sales fall for third consecutive month: Scotiabank

But sales in the U.S. continue to beat expectations on the back of strength in trucks, Scotiabank’s new report says.
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Late Model Plastics Recycling, Extrusion & Support Live Auction

Perfection Industrial Sales, in conjunction with Federal Equipment, will be conducting a public live auction with internet webcast for plastics and factory support assets surplus to Uniek Inc., a major picture frame and home décor manufacturer. The auction, from Uniek’s Waunakee, WI facility, will be held on June 19 at 10:00 AM and will offer approximately 300 lots. Major assets offered include late model extrusion lines, recycling systems, shredders, blenders, up cut saws, material handling and more. Complete sale details and registration can be found on the Perfection Industrial Sales website. >> Learn More
Special Reports 
Special Reports

Brampton Engineering and Polytarp Products make a dynamic duo

Polytarp Products got its start by making tarpaulins, and then became famous supplying plastic film for the construction industry. But it has reinvented itself over the past 10 years as a go-to supplier for high-barrier food packaging – and blown film machinery maker Brampton Engineering has been there every step of the way. » Read More
Special Reports

PET Technologies is crossing the pond

After almost 20 years of selling its blow molding machines and blow molds into Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, Austria-based PET Technologies has now set its sights on North America. » Read More

PAC Annual Spring Golf Tournament Ontario

June 12, 2018
Location: King City, Ont.
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CPIA Annual Golf Tournament

June 13, 2018
Location: Bolton, Ont.
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Amerimold 2018

June 13-14, 2018
Location: Novi, Mich.
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