Placon’s Medical Packaging Division, Barger, Launches a Redesigned Website with Personality

Placon’s Medical Packaging Division, Barger, Launches a Redesigned Website with Personality

The new BargerPkg.com brings an engaging, modern feel to the "high-touch" designer and manufacturer of custom medical packaging systems.

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Placon Corporation Launches New EcoStar Website

Madison, WI (Feb. 1, 2010) — Placon Corporation, a plastic extruder and thermoformer, officially announces the launch of their new website, www.ecostarplastics.com. Since the introduction of EcoStar™ extruded rollstock in 2008, Placon has seen considerable growth and interest in its line of PET packaging materials. There are currently seven different PET materials available and depending […]

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Placon Announces Sheet Extruder And Recycling Facility

FITCHBURG, WI (May 12, 2010) – Placon Corporation, a thermoformer and plastic sheet extruder, announced today that it will construct a closed-loop recycling facility to grind and wash post-consumer bottles and thermoforms for processing into its EcoStar™ sheet products. The company is reducing the total carbon footprint by bringing the material supply chain closer to […]

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Introducing an Innovative New PET High Barrier Material with Environmental and Cost Benefits

MADISON, WI (October 7, 2010) Placon Corporation of Madison, WI recently introduced the Ecostar® HB 4000, a high barrier food-grade PET. What does this mean to retailers? Extended shelf life resulting in considerable cost savings, and the ability to recycle with no negative impact on the recycling stream. Ecostar® HB 4000 is a unique, multi-layer […]

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Placon Awarded ISO 14001 Certification

Madison, Wisconsin, January 3, 2011 — Placon today announced that it has obtained certification to ISO 14001:2004, the international standard that specifies a process for controlling and improving an organization’s environmental performance. Awarded by BSI Management System, one of the world’s largest certification bodies, for Placon’s environmental management system, this ISO 14001 certification covers all […]

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