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Recycling Can be the Answer to Plastics Bad Rap

  • August 1
  • Nicole Bookhout

Plastics are getting a bad rap these days. Every time I glance at the news headlines, scroll through my Facebook feed or visit a local restaurant I am told how bad plastic is for the environment. There are millions and millions of pounds of it polluting the ocean. Marine life is being harmed by straws. … Continue reading Recycling Can be the Answer to Plastics Bad Rap

Anti Dumping

  • July 19
  • Nicole Bookhout

Ex-Tech Joins Other Domestic Sheet Producers in Trade Petitions Against Oman, South Korea and Mexico WASHINGTON, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Today, three major U.S. plastics extruders – Advanced Extrusion Inc., Ex-Tech Plastics, Inc., and Multi-Plastics Extrusions, Inc. – filed a petition alleging that imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) sheet from Oman, Korea, and Mexico are being sold at less than … Continue reading Anti Dumping

Deciphering Options for Plastic Recycling and Disposal

  • July 18
  • Nicole Bookhout

With a dizzying array of news about plastics lately, it’s hard to figure out what options are best for handling plastic waste. A large portion of the world does not recycle plastic waste, and countries that do are struggling to make the process cost-effective enough to make sense. Much debate exists about the best way … Continue reading Deciphering Options for Plastic Recycling and Disposal