media release

Date: August 19, 2021
Contact: Courtney Karr, Director of Marketing and Education, +913.345.1005


IAPD Announces 2021 Membership Milestones

OVERLAND PARK, KS - The International Association of Plastics Distribution (IAPD), the international trade association comprised of companies engaged in the distribution and manufacturing of performance plastics, is pleased to recognize 2021 membership milestones. This year, celebrating 25 years as an IAPD member company, we are pleased to honor:

- Business Answers International
- Hi-Tech Profiles, Inc.
- Palram Americas, Inc.

And celebrating 50 years as an IAPD member is Midland Plastics, Inc.

These companies were honored during the opening session of the 65th Annual IAPD Convention held in Louisville, KY, USA.

“IAPD represents companies throughout the performance plastics supply chain who are dedicated to distribution as the way to market. Membership milestones not only show the companies’ commitment to the association, but to the industry as a whole. Thank you for your tireless work to ensure that the performance plastics industry is respected by being knowledgeable about the materials and doing business in an ethical, respectful manner. Congratulations on a successful association career. We look forward to seeing what you continue to do,” said IAPD CEO Susan Avery, CAE.

About IAPD

The International Association of Plastics Distribution (IAPD), established in 1956, brings together performance plastics distributors, fabricators, manufacturers, manufacturers’ representatives, recyclers and service providers in an environment which encourages a free flow of ideas and information that help members build their businesses. Every program and service we provide is designed with the simple goal of helping our members increase profitability. Membership in IAPD is an affordable business investment. IAPD provides training, connections with customers and suppliers and information about developments that impact the industry. For more information, visit

This release and more are available in IAPD’s Press Room.