Geosynthetics and labor in tight supply

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The U.S. economy has been terrific over the last couple years as confirmed by strong GDP growth of 2.9% and 2.2% in 2018 and 2017 respectively.  While it is not the first time we have experienced these growth rates in our country, what does seem to be unique is the growth has been very strong …

ESI Is Part of the Solution for Benton County, TN

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Our own Antonio Chico Bountai (Foreman) and Syvone Sakluexai (Master Seamer) provided a welding demonstration for important stakeholders of the EWS Camden Class II Landfill in Benton County, Tennessee.  As reported by WBBJ (Local ABC affiliate, channel 7 in Jackson, TN), the purpose of the meeting was to present and discuss with local residents from Camden, TN …

22% Decrease in HDPE Resin Prices for Q1 2018

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Average HDPE Resin prices for extrusion sheet fell 22% in Q1 2018, according to Plastic News (PN).  The average price as reported on April 2nd by PN was $0.65/lb versus prices reported at the end of Q4 2017 of $0.84/lb. As previously reported, HDPE resin prices for extrusion sheet increased 21% in calendar year 2017.  …