Women in Plastics

Solvay’s Sylvaine Neveu has been awarded France’s Irène Joliot-Curie 2016 award for her innovative work in the field of energy-saving tyres and for her promotion of gender equality in the industry. more

Sep 15, 2016 9:48 AM Industry News

Borealis has announced the appointment of Maria Ciliberti to the position of Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for its Polyolefins division, effective 11 July 2016. more

Jul 13, 2016 2:47 PM Industry News

A poll to determine the 70 most influential people in the UK plastics industry has revealed nine women have made the list. more

Jun 23, 2016 10:24 AM Industry News

Innovate UK has announced that it is launching a special award for female entrepreneurs more

Jun 6, 2016 4:30 PM Industry News

Axion Polymers has appointed Laura Smith as Commercial Operations Manager at its plastics processing site in Salford following the departure of Steve Bell after 15 years with the company. more

Jun 3, 2016 2:42 PM Industry News

On June 23rd 2016, National Women in Engineering Day (NWED) will be celebrated worldwide to raise awareness of women in the engineering industry and the career opportunities available. more

Jun 1, 2016 4:47 PM Industry News

Suffolk-based Broadwater Mouldings has recruited a new Project Manager as a result of further expansion and an “ever increasing number of projects.” more

Mar 8, 2016 4:57 PM Industry News

BASF has announced the appointment of Dr. Katja Scharpwinkel to the position of Automotive Refinish Coatings Solutions in Europe. more

Feb 10, 2016 11:53 AM Industry News

KraussMaffei Group has appointed Nadine Buhmann to the position of Vice President of injection moulding machinery sales. more

Feb 10, 2016 10:59 AM Industry News

Michelle Jou has been made Head of the Polycarbonates Segment at Covestro, the first woman to hold this position. more

Jan 22, 2016 9:19 AM Industry News

DuPont’s Director of Sustainable Growth has received a Woman in Sustainability Leadership Award for her work with the organisation more

Nov 26, 2015 4:18 PM Industry News

EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, is running a series of seminars around the UK designed to help firms tackle the gender pay gap and improve workplace gender equality. more

Nov 26, 2015 2:26 PM Industry News

SABIC has been named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Communications or PR Campaign of the Year and of a Bronze Stevie Award in the Marketing Campaign of the Year, both Business-to-Business categories in the 12th annual Stevie Awards for Wome more

Nov 19, 2015 3:56 PM Industry News

A chemist has won an award for women in science, technology, engineering and maths, for founding and leading the eco plastics start-up, Econic. more

Nov 16, 2015 10:39 AM Industry News

Birmingham-based injection moulder and toolmaker, Andel Plastics, says 2015 is the “most exciting year” in the company’s history. more

Oct 28, 2015 12:21 PM Industry News

BASF has announced it is to raise the overall number of women in leadership positions within the company as part of an initiative to increase diversity within the business. more

Sep 30, 2015 8:58 AM Industry News

An apprentice at ENGEL Austria has been recognised for her skills and dedication with two awards at an industry event. more

Jul 21, 2015 2:56 PM Industry News

Leicester-based moulder, JSB Plastics, has invested in its 12th and largest plastic injection-moulding machine to date. more

Jul 16, 2015 12:26 PM Machinery

Birmingham-based plastics company celebrates 40th year under new ownership after being passed on to the next generation. more

Jun 24, 2015 9:00 AM Industry News

On National Women in Engineering Day, the Manufacturers’ Organisation, EEF, is encouraging women to take advantages of the career opportunities available in engineering and science-based sectors. more

Jun 23, 2015 9:00 AM Industry News

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