Podcast Episode 67

Sustainability and Resilience: How the Plastic Pipe Industry is on the Forefront

With Guest:
  • Dan Currence of Plastics Pipe Institute , Director of Engineering, Drainage Division

Dan Currence with the Plastic Pipe Institute joins guest host, Trey Allis from Prinsco to talk about the sustainability and resiliency of plastic pipe. From research to testing and quality standards, the industry has made immense strides in the last few decades, now using more than 600 million pounds of recycled plastic to make products that last a century.

The two caught up at the North American Conservation and Drainage Expo in Des Moines in January for an on-location podcast.

Episode 67 | 34 min
The reality is that, as an industry, we’ve been using recycled plastics for decades. Not a couple years, decades.
— Dan Currence

Guest Bio

Dan Currence has been in the plastic pipe industry for more than 25 years. He holds a Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering from the University of Missouri and has been with the Plastics Pipe Institute for ten years. Dan has a passion to promote the sustainability and resiliency of plastic pipe.