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Construction


May 8, 2010 News

Vinyl to lead siding options in U.S. housing through 2014: study

by Canadian Plastics

Demand for siding in the U.S. is forecast to grow 6.5 per cent annually through 2014, valued at US$11.1 billio…

May 3, 2010 News

Conference highlights quality problems, solutions for WPC decking

by Canadian Plastics

The success of wood plastic composites (WPC) in North America risks being undermined by lawsuits relating to…

February 13, 2010 News

NEW ADDITIVES GET TOUGH ON PLA

by Canadian Plastics

It’s a cliche acknowledged in every boxing movie from Requiem for a Heavyweight to Rocky V: in order to …

January 31, 2010 News

Woodbridge Group partners for new Saudi Arabia production facility

by Canadian Plastics

Canadian polyurethane (PU) foam manufacturer The Woodbridge Group is partnering with a group of companies to…

January 30, 2010 News

Demand for PVC in construction will increase in 2010: study

by Canadian Plastics

As housing starts begin to pick up after the recession, the future of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) in global con…

January 24, 2010 News

U.S. housing recovery will benefit cellular vinyl, not WPCs: study

by Canadian Plastics

Residential decking and railing demand is expected to improve in 2010 compared to 2009 as home construction …

January 18, 2010 News

Canadian JV unveils structural foam building blocks

by Canadian Plastics

Anyone who was a kid within the past 30 years – most of us, in other words – inevitably tried hi…

January 8, 2010 News

ZCL Composites buys Dualam Plastics Inc.

by Canadian Plastics

ZCL Composites Inc., an Edmonton, Alta.-based manufacturer of fibreglass tank systems for the petroleum indu…

November 28, 2009 News

New “Flexible Vinyl Alliance” to advocate for industry

by Canadian Plastics

A new U.S. organization has been formed to respond to anti-plastics initiatives at the state and local levels.