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Duo Plastics UK

Duo UK has launched a dedicated green initiative designed to enable its customers to achieve their environmental goals through environmentally low impact packaging solutions. Read more

Industry News

Polythene manufacturer and packaging supplier, Duo UK, has invested £55,000 in a second closed loop recycling machine at the same time as launching a new recycled packaging line consisting of almost 100 percent recycled product. Read more

Environment

International polymer distribution company, Resin Trade Ltd, has selected polythene bag manufacturer Duo UK, to be the first UK-based manufacturer to produce mailing bags using Green PE, a thermoplastic resin made entirely from sugarcane ethanol. Read more

Materials

Packaging manufacturer and supplier, Duo UK, has boosted its research and development capabilities with the launch of a dedicated Quality Control lab, which it says will aid development of new, super-strength films and recycled products. Read more

Industry News

UK businesses are starting 2014 with a call to government to support British manufacturing, following the sector’s encouraging performance in the last half of 2013. Read more

Industry News

A staff member at a UK packaging manufacturer is undertaking an NVQ instead of going to university, in order to develop his skills and experience in preparation for a career in the industry.. Read more

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Packaging manufacturer and supplier, Duo UK, played host to Shadow Business Secretary, Chuka Umunna, on 28 August when he visited the Manchester-based firm as part of a fact-finding mission. Read more

Industry News

Polythene manufacturer and packaging supplier, Duo UK, has marked its 25th year in business with a 12 month investment spree which has seen £1.1m ploughed into new machinery and software. Read more

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Polythene packaging manufacturer, Duo UK, has announced a new partnership with masterbatch specialist, Colloids, in a move which Duo says allows it to achieve its 97 percent opacity guarantee for mailing bags while reducing waste and lowering costs. Read more

Industry News

Manchester-based polythene manufacturer, Duo UK, has won a new contract with environmental charity, Keep Britain Tidy, to manufacture the green sacks used for its ’Big Tidy Up’ campaign. Read more

Environment

Manchester-based polythene packaging manufacturer, Duo Plastics UK, has won a contract with PhotoBox, the European market leader for online photo printing, to supply bespoke branded mailing bags. Read more

Materials

Polythene packaging manufacturer, Duo Plastics UK, states it has made a major investment in lean manufacturing by purchasing two Gravimetric dosing systems from supplier, Plast-Control. Read more

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