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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. more

1 May 2015 14:39 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. more

12 Dec 2014 10:07 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. more

16 Sep 2014 14:42 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. more

26 Aug 2014 13:48 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. more

8 Jan 2014 14:42 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.. more

9 Dec 2013 10:44 Industry News

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. more

29 Aug 2013 14:50 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. more

8 Aug 2013 14:47 Industry News

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. more

8 Jul 2013 09:06 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. more

17 Apr 2013 09:34 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. more

19 Mar 2013 15:08 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. more

31 Oct 2012 10:38 Machinery