Names in the News: Polymera, Rolco, PCC and European Bioplastics


Polymera Inc., a compounder of natural fiber/thermoplastic compounds, Plastec USA has been named the company's Latin American representation for its product offerings. Plastec USA will promote the Merablend and Meraplast product lined for Polymera throughout Latin America. Plastec has represented plastics companies in Latin America for more than 25 years. Plastec USA has several offices in Mexico and Colombia, and additional offices throughout Central and South America and the Caribbean. Last month blowmolding machine manufacturer Graham Engineering also said it had asked Plastec to rep for it in Latin America.

Merablend is a wood/natural fiber composite material for injection molding, extrusion and compression molding, with HDPE, PVC and PP as matrix material for the compounds. Meraplast Technology Solutions provide consultation for companies looking to enter the wood/natural fiber polymer composite market. Here you'll find more coverage of Polymera and its founding.

At Rolco Inc. (Kasota, MN), an injection molder with a focus on multi-shot molding, Keisha Swanson has been appointed president. She has guided the company's internal operations as general manager since December 2008, and has spent 10 years at the company....
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