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Following the Conservative party winning a majority in the vote held on December 12, senior figures have urged MPs to “get Brexit right” to ensure that there is as little disruption as possible to UK industry. Read more

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The project highlights areas where the plastics industry has made a valuable contribution towards realising a number of these goals Read more

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Rounding up 2019

In his exclusive column this month, Philip Law looks back on a successful K show for both enquiries and engagement, and provides an update on the Federation's latest activities in the areas of circular economy, Brexit and packaging. Read more

3 Dec 2019 16:01 BPF Blog

The guide is aimed at engineers and specifiers looking to take advantage of the butt fusion jointing technique, which has been shown to consistently deliver quality pipe joints under a broad range of construction situations. Read more

Industry News

The deadline for applying for a stand in Hall 2.1 is on the 30th November 2019 Read more

Events

At the event, speakers from organisations including VinylPlus, INOVYN, Kingfisher, and Flanagan Lawrence will examine the future of PVC Read more

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Companies will now have an additional week to submit their apprentice for consideration Read more

Industry News

‘Preparing for Brexit: Practical Guidance for the Plastics Industry’, is available to download and aims to ensure that plastics companies in the UK understand the key practical steps to adequately prepare for Brexit Read more

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Get engaged

In the latest instalment of his exclusive column for BP&R, Philip Law urges plastics companies to engage with their local MPs, reflects on the potential of a double plastics tax and looks ahead to upcoming events. Read more

23 Oct 2019 15:45 BPF Blog

Aimed at senior figures within the investment community, the event was attended by 70 people, including representatives from numerous leading investment companies, and featured presentations from WRAP, the BPF, and PlasticsEurope Read more

Industry News

Mike Boswell and Richard Cowling are raising money for The Prince’s Trust and highlighting the good work of the BPF in helping to educate young people about the importance of plastics in society Read more

K 2019

DIT and the BPF have supplied a dedicated area to help meet the needs of the UK visitors and to allow businesses to meet with DIT staff during the show. Read more

K 2019

PackScore aims to help designers create products that are more sustainable. Read more

Industry News

This comes after survey finds only two per cent know plastic best at helping to keep down greenhouse gas emission. Read more

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The 2019 dinner will attract over 500 attendees from across the plastics industry and will take place on 10 October at the Royal Lancaster London Hotel. Read more

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The survey found that 29 per cent of companies believed that the impact of no-deal would be ‘very’ negative Read more

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The programme, fronted by TV chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and TV and radio presenter Anita Rami, has provoked a major response throughout the plastics industry, with the BPF the latest to issue its reaction Read more

Celebrating 10 years of pellet loss mitigation and contributing to the health of our oceans

Adela Putinelu, Sustainability Issues Executive at the British Plastics Federation, marks 10-years of Operation Clean Sweep, the international industry initiative to stop plastic pellet loss to the environment, with a special report. Read more

10 Jun 2019 10:53 BPF Blog

The British Plastics Federation is coordinating the British Pavilion of exhibitors at the largest plastics and rubber exhibition in India, at Plastivision 2020 Read more

Events

The UK Department of International Trade supported eight companies from the British Pavilion with the Tradeshow Access Programme grant of £2,500 towards their stand expenses, with funding secured by the BPF Read more

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