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SHOW HISTORY

DOING IT RIGHT SINCE 1950

The Plaskolite success story spans six decades. See how it all began.

1951

Plastic drinking straws gave us our first taste of success.

1952

Plaskolite introduces the "lifetime fly swatter," the must-have accessory for every front porch.

1954

As fluorescent lighting fixtures become popular, Plaskolite begins extruding prismatic patterned lenses.

1960

Remember the hula hoop craze? Plaskolite manufactured hula hoops in the early sixties.

1970

Plaskolite begins producing smooth acrylic sheets for storm doors and windows; it's much safer than plate glass.

1974

Plaskolite builds its first polymer plant, enabling us to produce our own pellets for sheet production.

1994

With the purchase of MIR-ACRYL, Plaskolite begins producing mirrored acrylic sheet; security mirrors; and hard-coated acrylic sheet products.

1996

Plaskolite acquires Continental Acrylics, a specialty polymers business.

1997

The acquisition of RAM PRODUCTS' flat sheet business enables Plaskolite to begin production of 19 acrylic mirror colors.

2000

In August, Plaskolite completes construction on a state-of-the-art 245,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Zanesville, Ohio.

2006

Plaskolite acquired Bunker Plastics, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate mirror; formed security and transportation mirror; and performance enhancement plastic coatings.

2007

Plaskolite acquires the continuously processed acrylic sheet division of Lucite International, including manufacturing plants in Olive Branch, Miss., and Monterrey, Mexico.

2012

Plaskolite acquires the North American VIVAK® line of PETG sheet from Bayer MaterialScience LLC.

2014

Plaskolite acquires the mirror sheet product line
from SPECCHIDEA s.r.l. of Torino, Italy.

Website Terms of Use

Last modified on: October 10, 2011

The following terms and conditions of use apply to all visitors to and users of the Plaskolite website www.plaskolite.com (the "Website"). By continuing to browse or use this Website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, as they may be modified by us at any time and posted on this Website (the "Terms of Use"). If you do not accept these Terms of Use, do not browse or use this Website. The Terms of Use constitute a legal agreement.

The terms "Plaskolite," "we," "us," and "our" refer to Plaskolite, Inc. and its corporate affiliates. The terms "you" and "your" refer to the visitor to or user of our Website and, if the visitor or user is accessing or using the Website in his or her capacity as an employee or authorized representative of a company, then the terms "you" and "your" also refer to such company.

1.    Acceptance of Modifications to Terms of Use

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update, revise, add to, remove from or otherwise modify these Terms of Use. Any modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting on the Website. Please check the Terms of Use periodically for modifications. Your use of this Website following the posting of any modifications to the Terms of Use constitutes your acceptance of those modifications.

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In your access and use of the Website, you agree to comply with all procedures, rules and policies established by us and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

This Website and all of its materials, including, but not limited to, its software, HTML code, scripts, text, artwork, photographs, images, video, and audio, and including the brochures, catalogues, certifications, manuals, data sheets, sell sheets, and product images available at the Website (collectively, "Materials") are protected by copyright laws and other U.S. and international laws and treaties. No right, title or interest in our Materials is conveyed to you.

All Materials are provided by us as a service to visitors to and users of this Website and may be used only for those informational purposes for which they are provided and then only if you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the Materials. This is a limited license, not a transfer of title, to our Materials, and such license and your use of the Website are subject to the following restrictions: (i) you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, post, modify, create derivative works from, sell, license or otherwise exploit this Website or any of its Materials without our prior written permission; (ii) you may not access or use the Materials or this Website in any manner that is competitive with us or in any manner that violates any applicable federal, state or local laws or regulations; and (iii) you may not permit any copying of our Materials. Any unauthorized copying, alteration, distribution, transmission, performance, display or other use of the Materials or this Website is prohibited. We may revoke this limited license at any time for any or no reason. All rights not expressly granted are reserved by us.

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We may terminate your access to or use of this Website at any time, for any reason or no reason and without prior notice to you.

In the event of a violation of these Terms of Use, we reserve the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity.

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4.    Unsolicited Idea Submission

Although through the use of certain areas or features of the Website a user could provide an unsolicited idea, do not send us ideas about new products, manufacturing processes, product improvements or new services. In order to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when our products, processes, improvements or services might seem similar to ideas submitted to us, we adhere to a strict policy of not accepting them. We do not accept or consider such unsolicited ideas through the Website, including: ideas for new or improved products, services, technologies, processes, techniques, methods, systems, designs, plans, or concepts; or ideas for product enhancements, product names or marketing plans.

Please do not send through the Website, or describe at any area or feature of the Website permitting textual input or responses, any suggestions, ideas, know-how, concepts, techniques, procedures, methods, designs, plans, formulas or other materials. If, despite our request that you not send or otherwise provide us these, you still send or provide them, then, regardless of what your transmission says or what you describe in an area where text may be provided, such submissions will not be considered confidential or proprietary to you. In addition, we will have no obligations with respect to such submissions and may use, distribute and otherwise exploit them in any manner and for any purpose (including for our commercial purposes) that we deem appropriate, in our sole discretion.

5.    Samples

Through the use of certain areas or features of the Website, arrangements to obtain samples may be facilitated. In addition to other terms and conditions that may apply to samples, we reserve the right to:

  • Deny competitors' requests for samples
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  • Charge for requests that include more than one sample (cost of samples and shipping charges)
  • Charge for production and shipping of custom samples

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11.    International Issues

    We make no representations that the Materials contained within or available from this Website are appropriate for locations outside the United States.  If you use this Website from locations outside the United States, you are responsible for compliance with any and all applicable local laws, including but not limited to all export and import regulations and laws.

12.    Governing Law and Venue

These Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, USA, without regard to its conflicts of laws principles.  You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to the Website, these Terms of Use or the Materials shall be filed exclusively in the state or federal courts located in Franklin County, Ohio, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts.  We administer the Website from facilities within the State of Ohio.

If any term or provision of these Terms of Use is invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use shall be unaffected and remain in full force and effect.

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