New Athens industry donates to library


Asahi Kasei Plastics North America, which is building a new facility in Athens, has made generous contributions to the Athens-Limestone Public Library Foundation. Representatives with the company met recently with library officials. From left are Debbie Joyner, foundation development director; Paula Laurita, executive director of the Athens-Limestone Public Library; Tjokro Hermanto, Asahi Kasei Plastics plant manager; John Moyer, president/CEO of Asahi Kasei Plastics North America; Josette Kuphall, Asahi Kasei supply chain administrator; Prasad Puttagunta, vice president operations, Asahi Kasei Plastics North America; and Rod Huffman, library trustee board chairman.