Octal investing $7.5 million in Ohio

Johnson, Jim
November 2017
Plastics News;11/13/2017, Vol. 28 Issue 34, p0017
Trade Publication
The article reports that Octal Extrusion Corp. has allocated 7.5 million U.S. dollars for the expansion of its operations in Cincinnati, Ohio. Topics covered include the facility in Ohio which extrudes polyethylene terephthalate (PET) flakes into sheets, reason behind the need to expand its Cincinnati operations, according to Joe Barenberg, chief revenue officer for Octal, and the number of workers that Octal expects to add with the additional extrusion line.


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