About Plasticade

We’re committed to providing industry-leading traffic safety devices, innovative rubber solutions and high-visibility sign frame products. Plasticade is a division of American Louver Company, a leading supplier of air distribution solutions.

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Who We Are

Founded in 1954 as the American Louver Company, Plasticade® is a family-owned, leading manufacturer and marketer of plastic and recycled rubber products.

We specialize in visibility products that increase safety for the public and workers in construction areas, including MASH-approved roadway work zone products; recycled rubber traffic and safety products; and innovative signage solutions for business advertising and promotion. We also manufacture and market HVAC products under the American Louver® brand.

Our Mission

We make exceptional products that make a visible difference for those who rely on them and offer remarkable value for those who buy them. We lead our markets through innovation, smart design, manufacturing excellence and responsive service.
For our customers, we’re committed to providing best-in-class solutions and unmatched support so that they can achieve their business goals.
For our team members, we offer rewarding employment and a safe and supportive working environment.
For our communities, we strive to be a good citizen and a responsible manufacturer.

100 Howard Ave.
Des Plaines, Illinois 60018
Phone: (800) 772-0355

Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT(M-F)

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Traffic Safety

Plasticade® is dedicated to providing traffic control devices that are designed to maximize safety and efficiency for construction personnel and to keeping drivers and pedestrians safe in construction zones. Our comprehensive line of barrels, barricades, and channelizers help regulate and direct traffic while buffering workers and improving construction visibility and mobility.

Our products are thoroughly tested and developed to meet or exceed the standards set by the Federal Highway Administration and are MASH approved. Made from high-durability plastic polymers, they can withstand repeated impacts from vehicles and exposure to the elements.

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Sign Frames

Plasticade® sign frames are durable, affordable, and versatile enough for any business need. Offering a wide selection of styles, sizes and bold colors, there’s an option to fit your budget. Easy to assemble for display in retail, restaurant, trade show, parking lot, real estate and many more uses, Plasticade signs will elevate your message cleanly and professionally.

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Rubber Products

An innovator in manufacturing using post-consumer recycled tire rubber, Plasticade Rubber offers a full line of high-quality molded-rubber safety products for traffic, construction, parking lot, industrial and airport applications. We also specialize in custom solutions for your needs. Plasticade Rubber products not only deliver performance and long life, the recycled content helps conserves energy and materials resources.

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American Louver

As an industry-leading manufacturer and supplier of grilles, diffusers and registers, we strive to exceed your expectations – from the products we offer to the customer service we provide. American Louver products are built to last. Whether it’s the innovative Sight-Guard Grille or our award-winning Stratus Diffuser, American Louver products offer superior construction and design. They feature our signature trademarks of quality building materials like sealed corner seams, countersunk mounting holes, and smooth, even finishes.

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