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DMS North America buys Ontario tooling supplier Component Guys

The acquisition will expand DMS's inventory capacity, product offering, and service/support levels.

Feds invest in Ontario injection molder Kumi Canada

The company is receiving $2 million from FedDev Ontario to expand its facility, install new equipment, increase production capacity, and create new jobs.

Chevron Phillips Chemical names Bruce Chinn as new CEO

B.J. Hebert, currently executive vice president and chief operating officer, will become president and chief operating officer.
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Fresh milk in Amcor’s clear PCR/PET bottles is a first in Argentina

The cold-fill bottle for leading dairy maker Mastellone Hnos SA contains 20 per cent PCR content. » Read more

Milliken & Co. appoints Cindy Boiter as executive vice president, chemical division president

Boiter becomes Milliken's first-ever woman division president. » Read more

People Progress: Some of the latest appointments

A look at some recent hires and promotions » Read more
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Plastics industry profile: Nova’s Sarah Marshall

The Calgary-based firm’s director of sustainability looks back on her rise in the polyethylene resin industry. » Read More
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New project researches 3D printing for wind turbine blades

The goal of the project between GE Research, GE Renewable Energy, and LM Wind Power is to use additive manufacturing to 3D-print blade tips, enabling the design of larger rotors. » Read More

World Petrochemical Conference 2021

Monday, March 8 - Friday, March 12, 2021
IHS Markit
*Virtual event
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Plastimagen Light 2021*

Tuesday, March 09, 2021 - Thursday, March 11, 2021
Tarsus Mexico, Mexico City
*New dates, hybrid exhibition
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Plastfocus Virtual Expo 2021* (formerly Indiaplast)

Tuesday, March 9 - Sunday, March 14, 2021
*Virtual event
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Innovations for Increased Efficiency in Extrusion Coating Machines: Davis-Standard webinar

Friday, March 11, 2021
10am Central European Time/5pm China Standard Time; and 10am US EST/4pm Central European Time
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