Researchers at the Catholic University of Korea have published findings on research into BPA-free colour fasteners in thermally printed tickets and receipts. more

16 Feb 2018 11:03 Materials

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has responded to a study by Exeter University by outlining its position on the safety and use of Bisphenol-A (BPA). more

5 Feb 2018 10:26 Materials

Polycarbonate researchers have produced a more eco-friendly polymer, replacing BPA with a lemon-derivative that maintains conventional thermal properties. more

21 Jul 2017 10:18 Materials

At the upcoming Fakuma tradeshow, Covestro, is inviting questions and discussion about the much maligned chemical substance, Bisphenol A (BPA). more

15 Sep 2015 08:50 Materials

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has today published its final scientific opinion on the safety of Bisphenol A (BPA), concluding that it poses “no health risk to consumers of any age group at current exposure levels”. more

21 Jan 2015 13:50 Materials

Plastic’s ‘image problem’ goes back a long way

David Gray considers the image of plastic, the battle to overcome 'negativity' and why this is far from a 'new' perception. more

29 Aug 2013 08:00 Guest Blog