ORANGE, Texas (Jan. 28)—Firestone Polymers, citing declining sales, said it will lay off 11 of its 130 hourly workers today. Salaried employees wern´t affected by the cuts, a spokeswoman said, and there is no time frame to bring the 11 employees back to work. The Bridgestone/Firesetone division plant produces styrene-butadiene and polybutadiene rubber, and SBS-thermoplastic elastomers.
Firestone Polymers laying off 11
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