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November 27, 2018

GM to shutter assembly plant in Oshawa, Ont.

The plant, which employs more than 2,500 workers, produces cars such as the Chevrolet Impala and the Cadillac XTS.

Röchling buys technical plastics parts maker Schwartz GmbH

Headquartered in Germany, Schwartz manufactures impact-resistant plastics and large-sized and complex components made of materials such as nylon and acetal.

M. Holland partners with BASF to expand its 3D printing business

The agreement will give M. Holland's industrial manufacturing clients access to the expanding BASF 3D product portfolio.

Leadership change at Polymer Logistics North America

Fred Heptinstall, the company's CEO, is stepping down effective December 31 of this year; Gideon Feiner will serve as CEO until a replacement is found.
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EMMIE LEUNG: CPIA’s Leader of the Year

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Compounding World Forum

Dec. 4-6, 2018
Location: Coral Springs, Fla.
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SPE Ontario Christmas Dinner

Dec. 6, 2018
Location: Oakville, Ont.
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