For more information, contact:

Kendra Martin
Vice President, Industry Affairs

  • Date: January 17, 2018
  • Held At: Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel, Novi, Michigan

Join us for the next meeting of the Transportation and Industrial Plastics (TIP) committee. TIP is PLASTICS' principle  point of engagement for all producers of rigid and durable plastics in automotive, industrial and consumer goods. The entire supply chain – equipment manufacturers, material suppliers, processors, brand owners and recyclers – are represented in the group as it addresses issues around sustainability and end-of-life vehicle recycling, lightweighting and materials issues, and other regulatory, advocacy and education issues of relevance to this particular end market sector.

Registration for this meeting is free and open to the entire plastics industry.

The meeting is being held the week of the Plastics News “Plastics in Automotive” Conference on 1/16/18 and the 2018 North American International Auto Show.

  • Agenda

    Topics for the January 17 meeting include:

    • Manufacturing 4.0 and its potential impact on the custom molding industry
    • Plastics Life Cycle Thinking for the Automotive and Transportation Sectors
    • Update on the automotive industry’s work on the International Material Data System (IMDS)
    • Phase II Progress Report on TIP’s End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV) Recycling Demonstration Project
    • PLASTICS’ Sustainability Advisory Board Report
    • TIP Business Roundtable session on emerging supply chain issues and industry trends
  • Hotel

    Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel

    21111 Haggerty Road
    Novi, MI 48375

    Book your room by December 26, 2017 for the discounted group rate.