Composites / Plastics Companies

Home to the country's largest national laboratory and a major research university, the 15-county Knoxville-Oak Ridge region has become a center of expertise for advanced composites materials.

Company Location Number of Employees Service
Newell Rubbermaid Blount 1000 Office products supplier
Techmer P.M. Anderson 300 Poly modifiers
Formall Anderson 120 Portable storage containers
Republic Plastics Knox 84 Plastic dinnerware and tableware
PolyOne Anderson 80 Poly modifiers
Ultra Tech Extrusions of TN Anderson 48 Plastic extrusion
Phoenix Closures Cocke 20 FDA approved injection molding
RGE (USA), Inc. Cocke 18 Injection molding
Wright Plastic Products Monroe 10 Injection molded plastic parts

Source: Book of Lists, community websites 2021