Canadian Plastics

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Construction

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May 14, 2010  

Expansion for Winnipeg window pultruder

Duxton Windows & Doors, a Winnipeg-based manufacturer of pultruded fiberglass windows and doors, has moved…

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May 8, 2010  

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

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

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May 3, 2010  

Conference highlights quality problems, solutions for WPC decking

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

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February 13, 2010  

NEW ADDITIVES GET TOUGH ON PLA

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

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January 31, 2010  

Woodbridge Group partners for new Saudi Arabia production facility

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

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January 30, 2010  

Demand for PVC in construction will increase in 2010: study

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

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January 24, 2010  

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

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

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January 18, 2010  

Canadian JV unveils structural foam building blocks

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

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January 8, 2010  

ZCL Composites buys Dualam Plastics Inc.

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

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November 28, 2009  

New “Flexible Vinyl Alliance” to advocate for industry

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