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Tue June 4, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 04, 2019—The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) today welcomed Jennifer Jones as its new director of industry standards to lead the Association work on domestic and international industry codes and standards. In this role, Jones will develop, implement and manage PLASTICS’ American National Standards Institute Standards Program. 

Jones most recently served as a senior standards associate with the American Petroleum Institute (API), which included managing standards committees for multiple petroleum industry sectors. Previously, Jones was a quality associate with API, where she reviewed quality system and manufacturing process audit reports.

“Jennifer’s many years of experience with standards applications will provide important insights to support our membership committees,” said PLASTICS’ Interim President & CEO, Patty Long.  “She is a great addition to the PLASTICS team.”

Prior to joining API, Jones worked in various roles at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. She earned her B.S. in Geology from the University of Pittsburgh.

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About Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS)

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), formerly SPI, is the only organization that supports the entire plastics supply chain, representing nearly one million workers in the $432 billion U.S. industry. Since 1937, PLASTICS has been working to make its members and the industry more globally competitive while advancing recycling and sustainability. To learn more about PLASTICS’ education initiatives, industry-leading insights and events, networking opportunities and policy advocacy, and North America’s largest plastics trade show, NPE: The Plastics Show, visit plasticsindustry.org. Connect with PLASTICS on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn, and Instagram.