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Plastic dumpsters may be way of the future, but have yet to catch on

July 11, 2016

Dive Brief: At a recent Society of Plastics Engineers’ Rotational Molding Conference, Hedstrom Plastics President and CEO Jim Braeunig said rotomolded plastic dumpsters are superior to steel — no leaks, no rust, lighter weight — but the waste industry is hesitant to make the switch. With persistence, Hedstrom is beginning to see growth. The company generated $1 million in its first year of sales and […]