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DIP

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The winner of the student Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition will be unveiled on July 6, after judges confirmed they have chosen an overall champion. more

Events

Biomaster has partnered the manufacturers of a new alternative to radiator covers to enable them to open their market to the healthcare and medical sector. more

Industry News

Self-venting bag maker RKW has developed a customisable bag design application available through its internet service. more

Industry News

High-performance insulation material has huge potential for architects and designers. more

Industry News

Manchester based recycling experts Axion have set up a life cycle packaging 'Design for Recycling' service, for all stakeholders in the packaging supply chain. more

Industry News

Packaging machinery and solutions supplier, Sidel, has worked with the Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) to overhaul the bottle design of one of its best-selling soft drinks. more

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Water way to whet the whistle: A new design of water bottle from a London design firm has broken its seed funding target with a material contribution from Eastman Tritan. more

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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

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DuPont Collaboration with Industrial Designer Frederic Rätsch

Nicola Tree

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

Materials

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

Industry News

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

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

Environment

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

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

Industry News

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

Materials

Perspex

Perspex

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

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

Materials

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

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

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

Environment