Breadcrumb Home Processes Pipe-Profile-Tubing News Dura-Line invests $52M to open Texas conduit plant HDPE extruder encounters "unprecedented demand" for products that protect telecommunication pathways. News Ohio Steel to invest $7.2M in extrusion plant Company selects Delaware, Ohio, for its third plant, which will employ people laid off by the previous occupant, Chroma Color Corp. News Shawcor investing $60M in US Composite pipe and tank maker Shawcor Ltd. of Toronto is expanding, with plans to add plants in Texas and South Carolina, a $60 million investment. News PVC report 'junk science,' pipe association says Bruce Hollands, executive director of the Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association, says the "best way to counter the misinformation in the Beyond Plastics report is with science and facts." News Uponor rejects $2B acquisition offer from Ipex owner Aliaxis Uponor's board joins its largest shareholder saying the offer does not reflect the full value of the manufacturer of HDPE and PEX pipe. News Safety of PVC water pipe questioned in new report Bennington, Vt.-based Beyond Plastics, a nonprofit group that aims to end plastic pollution, is pushing against using federal funds to replace lead water pipe with PVC. Kickstart Kickstart: Plastic pipes take center stage Plastic pipes are in the news for M&A and as the target of environmentalists; VDMA reports improving conditions to start 2023; and an office furniture CEO goes viral for the wrong reasons. Mergers & Acquisitions Ipex owner Aliaxis offers $2B to buy Uponor Uponor's largest shareholder says the offer does not reflect the full value of the manufacturer of HDPE and PEX pipe. News WL Plastics disputes child labor violation but pays fine The pipe extruder says the minor was not authorized to engage in activities prohibited by law and at the time of the injury was not operating a forklift. All Things Data LSR by the numbers Looking at our survey results, medical-grade LSR hits the top as the most used material and the biggest end market, representing well over half our list. Load More Most Popular 1 Berry shuttering 15 sites; more may be on chopping block 2 Volatility continues as PP resin prices drop 3 Material Insights: PP price reversal shows balance returning to market 4 Fire reignites at Shell Deer Park olefins plant 5 Evonik relocates North America HQ SIGN UP FOR OUR FREE NEWSLETTERS Breaking News Daily Report Kickstart Blog Roundup Industry Events Coverage Injection Tooling Report K Show Materials Alert Material Insights Medical Report Mergers & Acquisitions Report Events NPE News Webinars and Livestreams Numbers That Matter Rigid Packaging Sustainability & Recycling Report FIlm & Sheet Report EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.