Ellen Britton, a student of design at Glasgow School of Art, has won the final of the Company of Horner’s Design Innovation in Plastics Awards. more

3 Jul 2017 08:07 Industry News

DuPont Collaboration with Industrial Designer Frederic Rätsch

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A designer at the Royal College of Art, Frederic Rätsch, has made a chair with the comfort of upholstery, from DuPont plastics. more

28 Jun 2017 11:15 Materials

Shoe story: Tecni-Form moulding technique completes iPad device rollout to Clarks’ shoe stores. more

23 Jun 2017 14:16 Industry News

Pentagon Plastics continues support for South Bank product design students by presenting final year awards. more

19 Jun 2017 11:13 Industry News

Eco-design has been discussed at the Eco-Design Forum in Düsseldorf, during the Interpack trade fair. more

1 Jun 2017 11:21 Environment

New York designers have turned to DuPont’s Corian for a quality aesthetic in exhibits at NYCxDesign. more

19 May 2017 11:44 Materials

The Concurrent Design Group (CDG), based in Alton, Hants, has been announced as the sole UK partner for the Cimatron range of mould and die design software. more

19 Apr 2017 14:54 Industry News

Jade Goto, an award winning garden designer, has launched a new Perspex product to hang ‘Airplants’ in vertical gardens. more

23 Mar 2017 14:06 Materials



The use of perspex acrylic has provided an astronomical improvement of the National Space Centre’s signage. more

6 Feb 2017 11:07 Materials

For some, Pantone’s announcement this week that its 2017 colour palette aims to symbolise “new beginnings” will be more poignant than for others. more

9 Dec 2016 10:58 Materials

A UK manufacturer of innovative ceiling downlight covers has chosen a flame retardant polypropylene from Lati for its heat resistant credentials. more

29 Nov 2016 17:00 Materials

A Lancashire-based injection mould and tool making specialist has developed and created a PVC-based commercial floor tile it claims is the fastest to fit and most durable on the market. more

29 Nov 2016 12:09 Materials

A conference held as part of London design week recently gave plastics experts and designers the opportunity to discuss how increased collaboration could lead to a more sustainable future. more

14 Oct 2016 09:00 Environment

An event that brings together high-level speakers to discuss the opportunities around plastic sustainability for the design community is coming to London on September 21. more

6 Sep 2016 09:28 Events

Perspex acrylic has been used to produce two design-led sculptures at a community health centre in Scotland. more

25 Aug 2016 15:37 Materials

Colour masterbatch manufacturer, Astropol, has recruited additional staff in order to satisfy demand the company is receiving from new business opportunities. more

21 Jul 2016 15:05 Industry News

RPC Promens Innocan has launched a range of PET containers aim at the edible oil sector, which they say offer a variety of benefits for both manufacturers and consumers. more

15 Jul 2016 15:06 Materials

Innovative composite films made of rice husks and high-grade polymers have been recognised for their design potential by the Red Dot Awards. more

15 Jul 2016 14:55 Materials

An art installation at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) showcasing extraordinary feats of engineering features a central element produced using polycarbonate sheets from Covestro. more

15 Jul 2016 11:18 Materials

Leeds and Liverpool-based consultancy, Plazology Ltd, has achieved ‘Expert Accreditation’ status from Moldex3D. more

13 Jul 2016 16:16 Industry News