Canadian Plastics


August 17, 2021  

Nova names Sarah Marshall as new VP of sustainability

The role underscores the Calgary-based firm’s long-term environment, social and governance strategy.

August 10, 2021  

SPE forms diversity advisory board

Dr. Elizabeth Anne Gardner, senior chemist and materials engineer at Jabil, will chair the board.

June 2, 2021  

Hillenbrand names Kimberly Ryan to succeed outgoing president and CEO Joe Raver

Hillenbrand’s portfolio includes Coperion, Milacron Injection Molding & Extrusion, and Mold-Masters.

May 26, 2021  

British Plastics Federation names Karen Drinkwater as first female president

Drinkwater established Worcester, UK-based JSC Rotational with her husband in 2004, and the company joined the BPF in 2006.

May 11, 2021  

New CEO for recycling systems maker Tomra

The Norway-based firm has named Tove Andersen as its new president and CEO, replacing outgoing head Stefan Ranstrand.

May 3, 2021  

Delta Tecnic appoints Lori Parent as sales director in the U.S. and Canada

Headquartered in Spain, Delta Tecnic makes colour concentrates and raw materials for the plastics sector and other industries.

May 3, 2021  

Specialty chemical maker Nouryon appoints Julie Aslaksen to board of directors

Aslaksen brings more than 20 years of strategic legal and business leadership experience, including extensive experience advising boards of directors and executive leadership teams.

April 16, 2021  

New report delves into the gender gap in Canadian manufacturing

The report from the Trillium Network highlights the work that five Ontario manufacturers have done to increase the number of women in their plants.

March 11, 2021  

Packaging supplier Tekni-Plex names Brenda Chamulak as new president and CEO

Effective June 30, she will succeed Paul Young, who will become chairman of Tekni-Plex’s board of directors.

March 8, 2021  

Milliken & Co. appoints Cindy Boiter as executive vice president, chemical division president

Boiter becomes Milliken’s first-ever woman division president.

February 11, 2021  

Apala Mukherjee appointed new president of BASF Canada

The Mississauga, Ont.-based chemical maker has appointed company veteran Apala Mukherjee to the position.