Pipe Plant to Open in Shippenville; Employment Opportunities Available

| November 15, 2012

SHIPPENVILLE,, Pa. – Green Line Polymers, Inc., a recycling subsidiary of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., the world’s largest producer of corrugated HDPE drainage pipe, is currently accepting applications for full time employment at it’s new location in Shippenville.

According to sources, the unconfirmed location for the new plant is the site of the old Astro Homes/Cavalier Industries along Route 66 in Shippenville.  Officials of Green Line Polymers and Paint Township Supervisors declined to comment on the project.

Sources say the new plant may open with the start of the new year and hire approximately 60 people.  The starting date and number of employees were also unconfirmed.

Employment ads for positions are readily available on web sites like http://jobview.monster.com and include positions such as plant maintenance technician, production manager, plant maintenance manager, and pelleting line operator.

The ads state that interested applicants should submit a resume and application to Jason Richards at:

Green Line Polymers, Inc.
300 Ansborough Ave.
Waterloo, IA 50701

The company’s website, http://www.greenlinepolymers.com, states “Green Line Polymers is focused on sustainability, backed by a complete recycling network. We have operations across the country and would like to be your consistent, dependable resource for the efficient handling and processing of your plastic scrap. Our company’s culture and core values creates an environment that promotes loyalty among employees, customers and suppliers.”

They also operate plants in Bakersfield, CA
, Cordele, GA, Waterloo, IA, East
 Mebane, NC, Waverly, NY, Findlay, OH, Pandora, OH, and Yoakum, TX.

Green Line buys its plastic from the following types of companies:

HDPE Bottle Manufacturers
Post Consumer Material Recovery Facilities (MRFs)
Toy Manufacturers
Thermoformers and Sheet Manufacturers
Plastic Drum Manufacturers and Reconditioners
Solid Wall HDPE Pipe Manufacturers
Telecommunications Conduit
Material Handling
General Manufacturers of HDPE

For more information, visit http://www.greenlinepolymers.com.

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