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PLASTICS Responds to the Plastic Waste Reduction and Recycling Act

Tony Radoszewski, President & CEO of the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) issued the following statement in support of Congresswoman Haley Stevens’ introduction of the Plastic Waste Reduction and Recycling Act. The legislation would improve the federal government’s recycling research…

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PLASTICS Announces Cancellation of Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit Due to COVID-19 Concerns

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced today that the 2020 Re|focus Sustainability & Recycling Summit, originally scheduled for May 18-20, 2020 in Cincinnati, OH, will be canceled due to the travel bans and guidelines that are in place for the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic….

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PLASTICS Promotes Two to Lead Sustainability Initiatives

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced today two internal promotions to strengthen its sustainability and materials portfolios. Ashley Hood-Morley is now Senior Director of Sustainability and Materials, and Patrick Krieger is the Director of Sustainability and Materials. Hood-Morley…

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PLASTICS Releases New Safety Standard For Plastic Sheet and Film Machinery

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced today that its Machinery Safety Standards Committee has released a new American National Standards Institute-accredited safety standard for Plastic Sheet and Film Machinery. Available for sale at a reduced price for PLASTICS members, ANSI/…

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PLASTICS Announces New Executive Leadership Roles

The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced three new executive appointments—Glenn Anderson, vice president, industry relations and member engagement as of April 6; Matt Seaholm, vice president of government affairs; and Brendan Thomas, vice president of advocacy and voice. Both Seaholm’…

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Plastics Industry Association Response to FRONTLINE & NPR: Plastic Wars

FRONTLINE and NPR reported a story yesterday titled “Plastic Wars” which focused on the problem of plastic waste and recycling. Tony Radoszewski, President & CEO of the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) issued the following statement: “Plastics should not end up as litter in the ocean…

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