Through The Noise
February 25, 2020
TTN #527 Tony Radoszewski, President & CEO of the Plastics Industry Association
Tony Radoszewski the new president & CEO of the Plastics Industry Association, bringing a long career in various sectors of the plastics industry to the position. He most recently was president of the Plastics Pipe Institute, during which he led efforts that dramatically increased membership, enhanced member services, improved cash flow and profitability for the association while also strengthening relationships with key stakeholders, including government.
The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), is the only organization that supports the entire plastics supply chain, representing nearly one million workers in the $451 billion U.S. industry.
At 16:05: Tony mentions that 6 trucks of paper bags equal 1 truck of the same amount of plastic bags. The number is actually 7 trucks of paper bags rather than 6.
At 26:40: When Tony spells out the RECOVER Act, he starts by saying that the first R stands for “Recycling”, it actually stands for “Realizing”.