Category Archives: IAPD

Why Performance plastics are good for the environment

Performance plastics live up to their name and provide excellent performance, and are also a more environmentally conscious choice to other packaging materials. Much of the energy and environmental savings comes from the fact that they are so lightweight.

What makes performance plastics so great?

  • They can withstand chemicals and corrosion, or are fully biodegradable.
  • They...
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What is the IAPD’s GreenScene Program?

At Harkness Industries, we are proud to be part of the International Association of Plastics (IAPD) GreenScene program. The association developed this program for all member companies that are engaging environmentally friendly business and manufacturing practices. Qualifying plastics manufacturers compete an application and must earn a minimum of 100 points to qualify for GreenScene designation. The...
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Visit us at The Plastics Expo

Harkness Industries will be attending the 61st  Annual IAPD Convention and Plastics Expo in Chicago in October! Visit us during the Plastics Expo on Thursday at Booth 609 The IAPD Plastics Expo is the only place you can meet with the experts who make, distribute, specify and purchase semi-finished performance plastics, injection molded parts, and premium urethane...
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