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Housing Construction
Susan Wade Aug 2018

These 4 Housing Headwinds Could Impact the Vinyl Industry

Jim Tobin, executive vice president and chief lobbyist at NAHB, provided an overview of the housing market and homed in on what he called the “4 headwinds” impacting the sector: lumber, lots, labor, and lending.

Susan Wade Aug 2018

Here's What You need to Know about Prop 65's New Labeling Rules

Changes are coming for California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. The law requires companies to provide clear and reasonable warnings to people in the state about potential exposure to substances that can cause cancer, birth defects, or reproductive harm

David Dunston, Jr. Jul 2018

VI Looks to Introduce Three Students to the Vinyl Industry

The Vinyl Institute is looking to award up to three students travel grants to the 2018 Vinyltec conference.

Large Diameter PVC Pipe
Susan Wade Jun 2018

VI Welcomes Legislation that Promotes Open Bidding Policies for Water Infrastructure Projects

The Water Infrastructure Transparency Act (WITA) introduced by Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) would extend the current USDA policy on opening bidding for water infrastructure projects to all federally funded programs.

Dr. Larry Sabato
Susan Wade May 2018

Larry Sabato to Speak at Vinyl Industry Congressional Fly-in

Dr. Larry Sabato, election analyst and best-selling author, and Founder and Director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics, to speak at the Vinyl Industry Congressional Fly-in on June 19th.