A UK-based silicone and organic rubber products specialist has helped transform a bright idea into a practical and potentially life-changing solution for bus passengers with visual or hearing impairments. more

Jul 5, 2016 9:00 AM Materials

A UK manufacturer of silicone caps designed to reduce hair loss in patients undergoing chemotherapy has won an award for its collaboration with academia. more

Mar 2, 2016 11:51 AM Industry News

UK-based manufacturer of silicones, ACC Silicones, has opened a new R&D facility that it says will allow the company “to push the technical boundaries” of its products. more

Mar 1, 2016 4:46 PM Industry News

Hereford-based TRP Sealing Systems has invested in a new 400 tonne injection moulding machine for the production of high voltage silicone insulators. more

Dec 8, 2015 3:00 PM Machinery

A UK-based company has been recognised by medical industry leaders for its expertise in silicone rubber at the recent Medtech World Awards. more

Nov 10, 2015 4:39 PM Industry News

A cooling cap that can help reduce hair loss in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy has been further improved by a UK rubber and silicones manufacturer. more

Oct 7, 2015 11:32 AM Materials

The role of colour in silicone has changed dramatically over the past three decades. The functional properties of silicone are being embraced by manufacturers and the polymer now features in increasing numbers of everyday consumer items. more

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