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Plastics Industry Association names Matt Seaholm as CEO

Seaholm fills a vacancy created when former CEO Tony Radoszewski left the Washington, D.C.-based organization last month.

Ontario releases 2022 budget

Two prongs of the budget address the province's manufacturing sector.

Recycler EFS-plastics opens new processing facility in Lethbridge, Alberta

The expansion was triggered by the need for more polypropylene and polyethylene supply to meet strong end market demand.

O-AMP invests another $5.5 million in automotive supply chain

The $22-million O-AMP program is designed to help make suppliers stronger, faster, and more resilient by investing in technology adoption and/or training in Lean manufacturing.

Transport Canada to expand incentives for zero-emission vehicles program

The federal government also announced plans to also implement a sales mandate so that at least 20 per cent of new passenger vehicles sold in Canada will be zero-emission vehicles by 2026.

GM asks suppliers to sign carbon neutrality, human rights pledges

The supplier pledge incorporates environmental, social, and governance standards.

New website celebrates 70 years of the K show

K 2022 is scheduled for Oct. 19-26 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Advanced Blending Solutions names Kane Rasner as new president

Prior to this appointment, Rasner was a controls engineer with ABS for 10 years.
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