Plastic’s Place in the Waste Stream

A common misconception is that plastics are the number one component of landfills and the fastest growing segment. That’s not true. Because modern packaging cannot be eliminated from the shipment and storage of most products, environmental awareness ultimately...

Letter from the Presidents – July 2016

After a generally listless start to 2016, many of you are reporting more stable market conditions and steadier demand. You’re telling us that your businesses are improving in both orders and pricing. We’re seeing it, too. A handful of favorable conditions are now in...

In Profile – Christian Grainger

Customer Relationship Specialist It takes 2.2 million years for light from the Andromeda galaxy to reach Earth. Christian Grainger recently captured those ancient images. You’ll find them among his nearly half-terabyte collection along with photos of the International...

Ritual de lo Habitual

I was driving to work last week and listened to a podcast where the guest was Charles Duhigg, New York Times writer and author of a new book called Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business. One thing that Duhigg said during the...