The Plastics Industry Association’s Plastics Market Watch provides forward-looking data on key plastics industry end-markets. The series examines the business of plastics, including demographics, economics, policy developments, and technological improvements for markets including automotive & transportation, healthcare and medical devices, packaging, building & construction, automotive recycling, bioplastics, and consumer technology.

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Market Watch reports over the past few years have explored the usage of plastics in major industry sectors such as housing and construction, transportation, and health care. Plastics have proven to be vital to these sectors; the material is integral to the innovation of products that move, shelter, feed, cure, and entertain us. 

The first-ever Watching: Plastics Contributions to Consumer Goods report investigates how plastics are used in products consumers use and need in their daily lives, such as packaged foods, personal care products, electronics, vehicles, home appliances, toys, sporting gear, and more. 

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