Linking Supply & Demand

A longtime MRF veteran was recently tapped by a U.S. composite rail tie manufacturer to lead business development. He describes his strategies to help ensure mixed plastics found a domestic home amid the wider market turmoil.

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Daytona Lagoon raises over $6,800 for the Boys & Girls Club

Daytona Lagoon raised $6,807 during a Christmas in July fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club Volusia/Flagler Counties. From July 22 through 25, Daytona Lagoon promoted Christmas in July, which was a reduced waterpark admission from $29.99 to $12.50 per ticket and a two-hour family entertainment center wristband for $12.50, normally priced $28.99. The Boys and Girls Club received one dollar from each ticket sold.

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This Underrated Water And Adventure Park In Missouri Is The Most Fun You’ve Had In Ages

Summer’s barreling right along, isn’t it? Our calendars are all probably looking pretty robust right about now. However, we likely have some free time – or even just hours – that we’re looking to fill with adventure. Add this underrated water and adventure park in Missouri, where everyone in the family will find something fun to do, to your must-do list this summer.

Fill up the gas tank, pack all of your swimming gear, and then set off for Hydro Adventures, an underrated water and adventure park in Poplar Bluff.

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IntegriCo accepts plastic that China will not

China’s ban on imported plastic waste has put many U.S. companies in a bind. Given that globally more than 90% of plastic becomes waste, finding an optimal way to get rid of it other than landfilling has been difficult. IntegriCo (Sarepta, LA), a manufacturer of composite railway products, is one company rising to the challenge to reduce the amount of waste plastics in the United States.

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All dads swim free at Daytona Lagoon on Father's Day

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Make a splash this Father's Day without emptying your pocket. 

Daytona Lagoon is offering free general admission to its water park for fathers on Sunday with the purchase of one water park ticket at regular price, which is $29.99. The attraction will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Sheriff Mike Chitwood helps christen new water slides at Daytona Lagoon

By Jim Abbott

Posted Apr 26, 2019 at 2:49 PMUpdated Apr 26, 2019 at 4:02 PM

   

DAYTONA BEACH — Gray skies were threatening rain when Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood arrived Friday morning to take the ceremonial first plunge on two new water slides at Daytona Lagoon.

“I did my rain dance this morning,” Chitwood announced. “So everything will be OK.”

And the sun ultimately did shine on the grand opening celebration for Kraken’s Revenge and the Shaka Halfpipe, new additions to the family-friendly water park that officially debut in time for summer crowds..

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Daytona Lagoon water park opens two new water slides

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FOX 35 ORLANDO) - Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood celebrated the grand opening of two new water slides at the Daytona Lagoon water park on Friday.

Sheriff Chitwood was one of the first people to ride the two new attractions. 

“It’s a blast,” he said after riding Kraken’s Revenge.

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