Plastic Pipes XVII , Chicago 2014
Once again, Plastic Pipes XVII in Chicago 2014 was an unique opportunity to evidence the dynamism of the plastic sector. Innovative applications like water management to mitigate flood or drought, horticulture, nuclear industry, energy smart grid... are now accompanying the growth for global demand thanks to shale oil and gas industry.
Almost 500 delegates from 32 countries attended the Chicago Conference and Exhibition.
Polyethylene ( PE) was the topic covered by more than 50 % of the 120 presentations made during the 3 conference days, confirming once again the strength, dynamism and innovation mindset of the PE industry. PE has became the unrivalled material of choice for many industries, while providing a strong contribution to sustainability .
As PE100+ was thrilled to celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2014, it was the right moment to emphasize the successes achieved by PE100+ Association for the promotion of the use of consistent high quality products.
PE100+ Association, beside PPI from USA, TEPPFA and PVC4Pipes from Europe, is particularly proud to contribute to the organisation of this worldwide event.