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Jun 26, 2014, 11:30 ET

New Trade Magazine Will Serve the Plastics Machinery and Equipment Markets

A new trade publication covering innovation and new equipment for the plastics processing industry will debut in both print and digital format...

Jun 23, 2014, 05:00 ET

EUROMAP, SPI Sign Declaration Of Intent On Free Trade For Plastics Machinery

 The umbrella associations EUROMAP (European Plastics and Rubber Machinery) and SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association (United States)...

Apr 29, 2014, 11:30 ET

Chicago's Proposed Bag Ban Threatens American Jobs

 SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association opposes the partial plastic bag ban unanimously approved by the Chicago City Council's...

Apr 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

SPI Announces SPI HealthLink: A Health Care Private Exchange for the Plastics Industry

 SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association today announced a new health care private exchange for the exclusive benefit of its members....

Jan 29, 2014, 15:30 ET

U.S. Plastics Manufacturing Continues Positive Growth

 SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association, which represents the nation's third largest manufacturing industry, supports President Obama's...