Westlake Chemical sites in Kentucky, Louisiana and Texas, Westech Building Products site in Evansville, Indiana, receive Society of Plastics Industry safety awards

, June 9, 2014 (press release) – Westlake Chemical announced today that it has received multiple Society of Plastics Industry (SPI) safety awards.

SPI is a trade association representing one of the largest manufacturing industries in the United States. Its members represent the entire plastics industry supply chain, including processors, machinery and equipment manufacturers and raw material suppliers. Annually SPI recognizes member company applicants for exceptional safety performance.

The following Westlake companies, including North American Pipe Company (NAPCO) and Westech Building Products, were award recipients.

Calvert City, KY
Geismar, LA
Lake Charles (Poly-site), LA
Longview, TX

NAPCO, Booneville, MS
NAPCO, Greensboro, GA
NAPCO, Janesville, WI
NAPCO, Leola, PA
NAPCO, Litchfield, IL
NAPCO, Wichita Falls, TX
NAPCO, Yucca, AZ

Westech, Evansville, IN
"We are very proud of our locations who have received these important awards. Westlake Chemical is a top quartile safety performer because we always seek opportunities to innovate and improve," says Albert Chao, President & CEO. "Employee safety is a core value at Westlake and we thank our employees for their diligence in upholding this value."

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