AmSty Leadership Meets with Congressional Officials in D.C.The Woodlands, Texas – July 23, 2014 – Representatives from Americas Styrenics joined members from nine plastics industry trade associations in Washington, D.C. on July 22-23 for the 2014 Plastics Industry Fly-In. Meetings were held with Members of Congress and Administration officials to discuss how pressing issues will impact the health and viability of the plastics industry.
“We greatly appreciate the work of The Plastics Industry Trade Association, the American Chemistry Council and other associations sponsoring this unique event,” said Joe Hulett, General Counsel and Vice President - Human Resources. “AmSty operates production facilities in Ohio, Louisiana, Illinois, Connecticut and California. We want our representatives in government to understand our commitment to safety and environmental stewardship, and to be familiar with our record of strong performance in these areas. Government actions can have a large impact on our business, whether at the federal, state or local level. We are happy to play a part in representing our industry.”
AmSty is the largest integrated producer of polystyrene and styrene monomer in the Western Hemisphere, offering solutions and services to customers in a variety of markets throughout the Americas. The company is a joint venture equally owned by Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP and Trinseo, and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. For more information about AmSty, visit www.amsty.com.
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