Innovation Meets Sustainability: Intek Plastics Unveils New Bioplastic Composite Extrusion Materials

Intek Plastics, a leading provider of plastic extruded components for diverse applications, proudly announces the launch of three innovative and sustainable biocomposite plastic materials. Focused on reducing environmental impact while delivering superior performance, Intek’s new materials offer a compelling solution for businesses seeking more sustainable alternatives without compromising aesthetics or functionality. Reduced-Carbon-Offset Materials Intek’s revolutionary biocomposite contains 10% to 20% UBQ™ municipal waste, combined with traditional or recycled ABS for enhanced sustainability. Available in standard gray/green or custom colors, these material formulations offer performance and durability. Moreover, they can be co- or tri-extruded, ensuring versatility across a wide range of…
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Intek Plastics acquires a large Wisconsin plastics extruder

HASTINGS, Minn.—Intek Plastics is proud to announce the acquisition of a 72,000-square-foot extrusion facility in Medford, Wisconsin. With complementary equipment, the facility is structured to manufacture high-quality extrusion solutions for the fenestration market. “This acquisition is part of our long-term growth and diversification initiatives,” says Kevin Hogan, CEO. “In addition to continuous investment in our Hastings facility, adding the Medford plant greatly increases our twin-screw extruder capacity. This allows us to immediately support the growth of our customers and further expand into the agriculture, power, infrastructure, lighting and other markets.” The Wisconsin facility provides an important risk reduction with analogous…
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Intek Plastics, LLC. Welcomes New CEO

HASTINGS, MN -- Kevin Hogan has joined Intek Plastics, LLC as CEO. Intek’s CEO for the past eight years, Jill Hesselroth, is retiring effective 1/1/2024. Most recently, Hogan was CEO of Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) a 100% employee-owned contract manufacturer of injection molded parts, with a significant presence in the medical device and industrial water filtration markets. In his six years as CEO of DPI, revenue has doubled as the company has grown organically, through acquisition and investments in new technology. Hogan has held executive positions during his career with Jostens, Pillsbury, and Select Comfort. Hogan received his undergraduate degree…
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