Canadian Plastics


January 29, 2010  

People Progress… (January 29, 2010)

Resin supplier Nova Chemicals Corporation, headquartered in Calgary, Alta., has appointed William Mitch…

January 18, 2010  

Steve Braig stepping down from Engel

Steve Braig, president and CEO of injection press maker Engel North America, will step down from the company…

December 19, 2009  

Canadian MP calls for BPA ban in sex toys

A Toronto Liberal MP is calling on the federal health minister to take steps to regulate the use of bisphenol …

December 15, 2009  

People Progress… (December 15, 2009)

Automotive parts supplier ABC Group Inc., headquartered in Toronto, has appointed Helga Schmidt as chairman …

December 13, 2009  

APMA selects new president

After 12 years, there’s going to be a new head of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association …

December 13, 2009  

Industry veteran Terry Browitt to retire

Terry Browitt, a long time member of Canada’s plastics industry, president of Terinex Int…

December 7, 2009  

Tony Rodrigues heads Piovan Canada

Tony Rodrigues has joined Piovan Canada Ltd., Mississauga, Ont., as CEO and director.

December 4, 2009  

Bioplastics assist in potential tumor cure

Biodegradable plastics have played a leading role in the first successful elimination of tumors in mammals.

November 25, 2009  

People Progress… (November 25, 2009)

Plastifab Industries, of Saint Laurent, Que. – a supplier of plastic rod, tube and profile shapes &ndash…

November 23, 2009  

Skilled trade shortages in future, reports suggest

Throughout North America, evidence suggests that a growing shortage of skilled workers will afflict the manu…

November 17, 2009  

People Progress… (November 17, 2009)

Windsor, Ont.-based Acrolab Ltd., a supplier of heat transfer and cooling systems, has named Peter McCormack…

November 16, 2009  

Nova Chemicals unveils new Board of Directors

Thermoplastics supplier Nova Chemicals has announced the names of

August 3, 2009  

People Progress… (August 03, 2009)

Fort Worth, Tex.-based resin pricing analysts Resin Technology Incorporated (RTi) has announced a series of ap…

July 27, 2009  

Don’t mix recycled PLA and PET: plastics organization

A trade organization for the PET plastics industry in Canada and the U.S. is publicly questioning the mixing o…