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Factory of Imagination

Let's Do Sustainable Packaging: Imagination Converts Ideas to Action

Article for Packaging Digest, March 28, 2017

 

 

Groundhog Day

Dordan's Woodstock, IL, actual "Punxsutawney" of Bill Murray's Groundhog Day

Dordan Blog, Feb. 1, 2017

 

Packaging Digest

Dordan to attend SustPack17 as reporter for Packaging Digest

Dordan Blog, Jan. 27, 2017

 

 

Pack Expo

Dordan Named Among Exhibitors with Highest Attendee Registration 

 

Dordan Blog, Jan. 19, 2017

 

Dordan Manufacturing

Dordan's Year in Review: Most Popular Content of 2016

 

Dordan Blog, Dec. 30, 2016

 

Dordan Manufacturing co-founder

Dordan's Co-Founder to Turn 101 Christmas Day

Northwest Herald, Dec. 3, 2016

 

 

Easy-open clamshell packaging

Standard Clamshell Voted Easiest to Open at PACK EXPO

Dordan Blog, Nov. 11, 2016

 

 

Easy-open clamshell packaging

6 Concepts for Easy-Open Clamshells Need Your Vote!

Article for Packaging Digest, Sept. 30, 2016

 

 

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Register to Vote on which Easy-Open Clamshell is the easiest to open in new PACK EXPO exhibit

 Dordan Blog, Sept. 23, 2016

 

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Plastic, Doing More with Less: A Summary of Trucost's Plastics & Sustainability Report

Dordan Blog, Sept. 1, 2016

 

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NEW REPORT: Plastic Packaging Scores an Environmental Win

Article for Packaging Digest, August 30, 2016

 

 

Packaging Digest

To Cover New Study for Packaging Digest: Plastics Reduce Environmental Impact

Dordan Blog, July 28, 2016

 

Chandler Slavin

Special Feature: Slavin Combines Sustainability, Packaging

Plastics News, July 22, 2016

 

 

International Pack Expo

Vote on which easy-open clamshell is the easiest to open in Dordan's NEW exhibit

Dordan Press Release, July 7, 2016

 

SUSTPACK16

Putting a friendly face on Sustainable Packaging

Article for Packaging Digest, June 17, 2016

 

Sustainable Manufacturer Conference

Meet SMN Keynote: Former EPA Scientist

Dodan Blog, June 15, 2016

 

 

SUSTPACK16

4 Active Areas of Sustainable Packaging

Article for Packaging Digest, June 6, 2016

 

 

TSCA Reform

Toxic Substances Control Act set for Reform

Dordan Blog, May 26, 2016

 

 

Daniel Slavin

Family Extends Beyond Relatives at Dordan Manufacturing

Plastics News, May 17, 2016

 

 

RePack

Click, Buy, RePack: How Finland's Reusable Ecommerce Packaging Works

Packaging Digest, Video Interview, April 26, 2016

 

 

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Call for Speakers: Present at Sustainable Manufacturer Network Conference

Dordan Blog, April 26, 2016

 

 

Disruptive Design

How Can 'Disruptive Design' Enrich Sustainable Packaging Innovation?

Article for Packaging Digest, April 6, 2016

 

 

Method

Sneak Peek: SOLD OUT Method tour @SUSTPACK16

SUSTPACK16, April 1, 2016

 

 

ISO 9001:2008

Dordan Re-Accredited for ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Dordan Press Release, March 10, 2016

 

 

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A Visual History of Dordan's Package Designs

Dordan Blog, February 18, 2016

 

 

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The Unintentional Road Home

Article for The Chicago Family Business Council, January 12, 2016

 

 

SUSTPACK16

Dordan Reporting LIVE from SUSTPACK16 in Chicago

Dordan Blog, January 4, 2016

 

 

Dordan Manufacturing

Best of 2015: Dordan's most popular content

Dordan Blog, December 15, 2015

 

 

Sustainable Packaging

Sustainability Remains a Top Concern in 2015

Featured in Packaging Digest, December 9, 2015

 

 

Sustainable Packaging

Waste, Repackaged

Article for Packaging Digest, November 18, 2015

 

 

Breaking Bad

Dordan Clamshell Package featured on T.V. Show Breaking Bad

Dordan Blog, October 27, 2015

 

 

Dordan Manufacturing

#ThrowbackThursday with Dordan ads from 1980s

Dordan Blog, October 8, 2015

 

 

Packaging Digest

The 5 Best Packaging Advancements of September

Featured in Packaging Digest, October 1, 2015

 

 

Chicago BOOTH

Dordan Video Testimonial: The Chicago Management Institute at University of Chicago

Dordan Blog, September 30, 2015

 

Pack Expo

Happy 20th Birthday Pack Expo! Here are our favorite Show memories

Dordan Blog, September 29, 2015

 

 

Bioplastics

Yesterday's Promising 'Green' Materials: Where are they now?

Article for Packaging Digest, September 3, 2015

 

 

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Vintage 1989 Packaging Digest Case Study: Dordan & Bosch

Dordan Blog, August 12, 2015

 


Molly Morse

Q&A with Dr. Molly Morse, CEO of methane-based bioplastic company

Dordan Blog, July 14, 2015

 

 

Chandler Slavin

Leading Ladies of Packaging Prove Their Mettle

Featured in Packaging Digest, June 19, 2015

 

 

Loliware

Edible Plastic Takes a Bite out of Packaging Waste

Packaging Digest, Video Interview, June 17, 2015

 

 

Sustainable Manufacturer Conference

Overheard at the Sustainable Manufacturer Network Conference

Sustainable Manufacturer, June 15, 2015

 

 

Replenish

Better Upfront Design can Solve Many Sustainable Packaging Challenges

Packaging Digest, Video Interview, May 29, 2015

       

 

Caterpillar

Powerful Convergence of Sustainable Manufacturers Destined to Power Change

Sustainable Manufacturer, 5/2015

 

Walmart

Walmart's Made in USA Sourcing Initiative and the implcations for sustainable supply chains

Sustainable Manufacturer Conference, 5/2015

 

Ocean Conservancy

4 Countires Generate about Half of the Plastic Marine Debris

Article for Packaging Digest, 5/2015

 

 

Sustainable Manufacturer Conference

As Sustainability Advances, Packaging Steps up

SUSTPACK15, 4/2015

 

 

Chandler Slavin

How Postconsumer PET Thermoforms became Recyclable and Recycled

Sustainable Manufacturer, 3/2015

 

 

Made in USA

Walmart's Made in USA Initiative bodes well for U.S. Packaging Sourcing

Article for Packaging Digest, 3/2015

 

 

Thermoforming Quarterly

Postconsumer PET Thermoformed Containers: Recyclable vs. Recycled

Article for Thermoforming Quarterly, 3/2015

 

 

SUSTPACK

Reporting LIVE from Sust Pack 2015 in Orlando

Dordan blog, 3/2015

 

 

Plastics News

PET thermoform recycling goes from 0 to 60 (million pounds)

Plastics News, 2/2015

 

 

Recycling

Thermoformer chases chasing arrows no longer

Sustainable Manufacturer Network, 2/2015

 

 

Plastics Technology

Recycling Post-Consumer PET Thermoforms: did the three grants work?

Plastics Technology, 2/2015

 

 

Plastics in Packaging

America's Next Top Model: which model for recycling PET thermoformed containers proves best in class?

Plastics in Packaging Magazine, 2/2015

 

Plastics in Packaging

Dordan Awarded Cover Story of Plastics in Packaging Magazine

 Plastics in Packaging Magazine, 2/2015

 

 

Packaging Digest Magazine

Dordan to become a contributing writer to Packaging Digest Magazine

Dordan Blog, 1/2015

 

 

RPET clamshell

New Report Preview: How clamshells are recycled

Dordan Blog, 1/2015

 

 

Dordan Manufacturing

Sustainable Manufacturer Board Member Spotlight: Dordan Manufacturing

Sustainable Manufacturer Network, 1/2015

 

 

Recycling

PET Thermoform Recycling Increases in America

Dordan blog, 12/2014

 

 

PACK_EXPO

Dordan Brings Educational Displays to International Pack Expo

11/2014

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4Ds

Dordan Displays Sustainable Trapped Blister Packaging at Pack Expo

11/2014

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Dordan Receives Sustainability and Innovation in Business Award

10/2014

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Dordan featured on Plastics News Now: Plastics Execs take on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

10/2014

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Mid-Size Thermoformer Uses High-End CAD Tools

Plastics Technology Magazine 04/2014

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Meeting with Director, Private Brand Packaging @Walmart

Sustainable Manufacturer Network 02/2014

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Dordan to Exhibit Multi-Media "Design for Thermoforming" Presentation @2014CES

01/2014

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Dordan Brings Packaging-Centric, Interactive Displays to 2014 CES in Las Vegas

01/2014

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Sustainable Packaging Gets a Global Framework in 2013

Digital Dialogue, CEA Blog 12/2013

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Custom Thermoformed Packs

PackagingDigest.com 12/2013

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Mid-Size Former Has Big-Time Tools

Plastics Technology Blog 12/2013

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Dordan Introduces Design for Thermoforming Exhibit @2014CES

PackageDesignMag.com 11/2013

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Thermoformer Dordan Brings Interactive Package Design Exhibits to 2014 CES

PackageDesignMag.com 11/2013

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Recycling of Plastic Thermoformed Articles

Adhesives.org 09/2013

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State of Post-Consumer Thermoformed PET Recycling

Plastics News 09/2013

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Is Algae Plastic the Next Big Thing?

Plastics Today 08/2013

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PET Thermoform Recycling: Past, Present & Future

Plastics in Packaging 08/2013

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Go with the flow: the changing face of recycling in the manufacture of PET thermoform packaging

Plastics in Packaging 08/2013

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Dordan to Exhibit Thermoformed Samples of ALGIX's Colored Algae-Plastic at Pack Expo

Special Chem 07/2013

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Dordan: Thermoformed Colored Algae-Plastic

Packaging World 07/2013

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Green Manufacturer Product Innovation Awards

Green Manufacturer 07/2013

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Algae Resin Improvements Set for Display

Plastics News 07/2013

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Algae-plastic Thermoforms

Package Design Magazine 06/2013

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Dordan to Display Thermoformed Samples of ALGIX

06/2013

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Hitting the Big 5-0 and 9001

Canadian Manufacturing 05/2013

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How Dordan Uses Simplified LCA Tools To Reduce Cost, Footprint of Thermoformed Packaging

Sustainable Brands 05/2013

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Thermoformer Dordan Manufacturing Celebrates Milestone

Plastics News 05/2013

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Dordan Celebrates 50th Anniversary with ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Package Design Magazine 04/2013

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Dordan Manufactuing Celebrates its 50th Anniversary with ISO 9001:2008 Certification

04/2013

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It Aint Easy Being Green

Plastic Technology 03/2013

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Sustainable Thermoforming: Efforts at Dordan Drive Innovation, Raise Questions

Plastic Technology 03/2013

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Getting the Balance Right

Packaging Digest 02/2013

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UUDET PAKKAUSTEKNIKAT esittaytyivat Pack Expossa

02/2013

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Thermogeformter Kunststoff Algix, der zu 50 Prozent aus Algen-Kunststoff besteht.

02/2013

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Spannande nyheter fran Pack Expo 2012

02/2013

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Green Matter: Can Algae Live Up to Their Promise?

Plastics Today 01/2013

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VIDEO, Dordan -- G Company Sportlight

TreeLiving.com 01/2013

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Dordan at International CES 2013: Showcased Bio Resin Show N Tell Including Its 'Algae Plastic'

SpecialChem 01/2013

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VIDEO, 2013 CES Sustainable Planet, Dordan

CES TV 01/2013

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Dordan to Perform Comparative Packaging LCA Case Studies via LCA Modeling Tool COMPASS at the International CES in Las Vegas

01/2013

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Dordan to Display Popular Bio Resin Show N Tell at the International CES, Including the Highly Anticipated 'Algae Plastic'

01/2013

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Dordan to Display Collaboration with Ecovative on Development of Thermoformed "Grow Trays" for Mushroom-based Products

01/2013

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Dordan to Display 'Green' Packaging for CE Products

TWICE CES Show Daily 01/2013

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2013 International CES Green Guide

Consumer Electronics Association 01/2013

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Sustainable Packaging: Doing more with less

CEA 12/2012

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PACK EXPO presents

Packaging Digest 12/2012

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Nestle Reveals The Math and Science of Sustainability

Packaging World 11/2012

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Packaging Company to use Algae-based Resins in Products

Biomass Magazine 11/2012

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Dordan Exhibits First Thermoformed Algae-Plastic

Packaging Today 11/2012

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Dordan at PACK EXPO: Exhibiting Thermoformed Sample of ALGIX

Specialty Chem - Industry News 11/2012

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Dordan Introduces Thermoplastic Source from Algix

BioBased Digest 10/2012

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Dordan Manufacturing Developing Sustainable Packaging Solutions

Packaging Digest 10/2012

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Dordan Unveils NEW Exhibit: Package Design and Manufacturing Synergy 3D Renderings

10/2012

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Dordan to Expand its Bio Resin Show N Tell Display at Pack Expo Chicago

10/2012

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Dordan to Perform LCA-based Comparative Packaging Assessments via COMPASS at Pack Expo

10/2012

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Dordan Brings Wal-Mart Packaging Modeling 3.0 Tutorials to Pack Expo Chicago

10/2012

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Dordan to Display First-Ever Thermoformed Sample of ALGIX, LLC

10/2012

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If the Medium is the Message: Tweet

Plastics News 10/2012

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Slavin Uses Social-Media to Keep Plastics Dialogue Honest

Plastics News 10/2012

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Dordan Sustainability Coordinator to Present at SPEs 21st Annual Thermoforming Division Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan

09/2012

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3D Thermoformed Packaging Renderings

Packaging World 09/2012

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Designing to Differentiate

Package Design Magazine 09/2012

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Don't Dismiss Marine Debris

Plastics News 08/2012

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Dear Reader, Don't Skip These Letters

Plastics News, The Plastics Blog 08/2012

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A Healthy Social Media Debate about Plastics

Plastics News, The Plastics Blog 08/2012

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Algae Helps Grow Green Biomaterials

Plastics News 08/2012

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Polymers + Algae = Plastics

Polymer Solutions Newsblog 08/2012

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Plastics' Foes Wage Campaign on Social Media Battleground

Plastics News 08/2012

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Georgia Company Commercializing Algae-based 'Green' Plastics

Waste & Recycling News 08/2012

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Georgia Company Commercializing Algae-based 'Green' Plastics

Plastics News 08/2012

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Dordan Successfully Thermoforms Algae-Plastic, Will Display Sample at Pack Expo

PlasticsToday.com 08/2012

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Algae/PP Hybrid Can Be Thermoformed

Composite World 08/2012

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Algae/PP Hybrid can be Thermoformed

Plastic Technology Magazine 08/2012

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Algae/PP Hybrid can be Thermoformed

PlasticsTechnology.com 08/2012

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Dordan to Display Thermoformed Sample of 'Algae Plastic'

GreenerPackage.com 07/2012

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Thermoformed Plastics Market Projected to Grow at 4% CAGR through 2017

PlasticsToday.com 05/2012

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VIDEO, Chandler Slavin @ Sustainability in Packaging

Packaging Digest 03/2012

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Dordan Passes Values to Children

Plastics News 01/2012

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Beliefs, Culture, Ethics Are the Backbone for Family-Owned Dordan Manufacturing

Plastics News 01/2012

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Good News and Bad News About Recycling Thermoforms

Machine Design Magazine 01/2012

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Growing Materials: Thermoformed 'Grow Trays' Molding Packaging Sustainability

PlasticsToday.com 01/2012

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Thermoformed Tray Enables Crop Waste-Based Packaging

Healthcare Packaging 01/2012

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Thermoformed Tray Enables Crop Waste-Based Packaging

Greener Package 01/2012

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Thermoformed Tray Enables Crop Waste-Based Packaging

Packaging World 01/2012

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Sustainability: It Will Change Your Business...If It Hasn't Already

Plastics Technology Magazine 01/2012

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Woodstock Company Finds Success Staying True to Form

Northwest Herald 12/2011

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Dordan to Present at Green Manufacturer

12/2011

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2011 MCEDC Business Champion Award Winners

McHenry Country Economic Development Corporation 11/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Awarded 2011 MCEDC Business Champion Award

11/2011

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Making the Case for Sustainability

Packaging Digest 11/2011

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Chandler Slavin of Dordan Manufacturing to Present Reflections on "Recycling Report" at Polyester Extrusion and Recycling Forum in Chicago

10/2011

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Thermoformer Chases 'Chasing Arrows' Recycling Symbol

Green Manufacturer 10/2011

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VIDEO, Sturdy PETG Grow Trays Facilitate ´Mushroom´ Packaging

Packaging World 10/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Selected as Green Manufacturer Cover Story

10/2011

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It's ALIVE! Thermoformed Grow Trays on Display

PMT Magazine 09/2011

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Dordan to Display Collaboration with Ecovative on Cooler "Grow Trays" At Pack Expo, Las Vegas

09/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Offers Wal-Mart Packaging Modeling 3.0 Tutorials At Pack Expo 2011

09/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Introduces Two New Resins to its Bio Resin Show

09/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Performs Live COMPASS LCA Demonstrations at Pack Expo

09/2011

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PACK EXPO: Dordan, Ecovative Collaborate on Cooler Grow Trays

Greener Package 09/2011

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Thermoformer Offer Tips for Working with Wal-Mart

Plastics Technology Magazine 08/2011

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Assessing Sustainable Packaging through Life Cycle Analysis

Plastics Business Magazine 08/2011

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PACK EXPO: Dordan to Offer Walmart Package Modeling 3.0 Tutorials

Greener Package 07/2011

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PACK EXPO: Dordan to Perform COMPASS LCA Demonstrations

GreenerPackage.com 07/2011

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Thermoformer Dordan Expands Range of Sustainable Packaging

PlasticsToday.com 07/2011

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Dordan Manufacturing Unveils Redesigned Corporate Website

07/2011

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PACK EXPO: Dordan Adds New Resins to its Bio Resin Show N Tell

Greener Package 07/2011

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Bioplastics for Packaging: Realities and Resources

Food & Beverage Packaging 06/2011

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Recyclers Seek New Ways to Boost Supply

Plastics News 06/2011

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Shake-out Coming?

Plastics News 05/2011

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Consolidation Ahead for PET Recyclers?

PlasticsNews.com 05/2011

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Recyclers See Hope in Third Material Stream

PlasticsNews.com 05/2011

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VIDEO, CSR Video Updates: Interview with Chandler Slavin, Dordan Manufacturing

JustMeans.com 05/2011

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Sustainability is No Buzzword for Thin-Gauge Thermoformer

Plastics Technology 03/2011

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Chandler Slavin of Dordan Manufacturing to Present "Recycling Report" at Sustainability in Packaging

02/2011

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LCA of Clamshell Alternatives Hard to Uncover

Packaging World 02/2011

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The Truth about Blister/Camshell Recycling in America: Preview

Packaging Digest 02/2011

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Chandler Slavin of Dordan Manufacturing to Present Recycling Report at Sustainability in Packaging Conference

Pira International 02/2011

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VIDEO, Container Recycling still Daunting

PlasticsNews.com 01/2011

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Dordan Mfg. Puts Emphasis On Sustainability

PlasticsNews.com 01/2011

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Container Recycling Effort Remains Daunting

Plastics News 01/2011

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Interview with Chandler Slavin of Dordan Manufacturing: Speaker at Sustainability in Packaging 2011

Pira International 01/2011

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Recycling for Thermoformers

PlasticsNews.com 11/2010

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Sustainable Conference Coming to Atlanta

Plastics News 10/2010

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SPC Executive Committee Nominees

Sustainable Packaging Coalition 09/2010

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VIEWPOINT

Plastics News 07/2010

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One Processor's View on Bioplastics

Plastics News 07/2010

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Where Does the Plastics Industry go from Here?

Packaging World 12/2009

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People Watch

Plastics News 10/2009

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PVC, The Truth Please

Packaging World 05/2009

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2007 Pack Expo Selects Winner

Packaging World 01/2008


PVC Clamshells Open up Markets for Hitching Mirrors

Packaging World 08/2000

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