Mark Preston has been appointed as Sales Director of MGS Technical Plastics, rejoining the company he first worked for more than a decade ago. more

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LGG Charlesworth has appointed Shaun Champion as its new Managing Director. more

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Faerch Plast enters exclusive negotiations to acquire CGL Pack. more

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Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK: no need for double standards post-Brexit says UK plastics boss

Managing Director of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag UK Nigel Flowers shares his professional viewpoint on why the EU standards development model doesn’t need to be reinvented. more

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OPRL has signed a contract with Prep Design Pty to deliver an online interactive design tool which will enable OPRL members to design packaging meeting the Pact’s criteria. more

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The BPF’s Marine Litter Platform held its third meeting on 20th April 2018, with the aim of finding solutions for marine litter. more

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Canary Wharf launches the first UK on-site Deposit Return Scheme as part of its ‘Breaking the Plastic Habit’ campaign. more

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Dyne testing has launched a new training programme on surface measurement. more

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AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has announced the 20 finalists for the 2018 edition of its Imagine Chemistry challenge, with the UK featuring prominently. more

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Patrick Thomas to hand over CEO position to Dr. Markus Steilemann in June 2018. more

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EEF has launched its 2018 Future Manufacturing Awards, designed to find Britain’s best manufacturers and apprentices. more

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RECOUP has announced it will hold its Plastics Recycling Conference on 27th September 2018, to discuss plastic resources and recycling. more

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Manufacturers urged to join EEF in tackling productivity puzzle. more

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Professor Paul Topham will host a public lecture at Aston University on how polymers transform our world-from 3d printing to bulletproof vests. more

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Borealis’ Supervisory Board has announced the appointment of new CEO, Alfred Stern, following the resignation of CEO, Mark Garrett. more

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Additive manufacturing is heading way out west, as TCT Group joins forces with SME, the North American manufacturing association. more

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Wittmann Battenfeld UK is holding a two-day open event to demonstrate and demystify the ways in which plastics processors can utilise the technology often referred to as ‘Industry 4.0’. more


A year on from the triggering of Article 50, EEF, The Manufacturers’ Organisation, hosted a conference on 28th March 2018 to gauge North East Manufacturer’s Brexit preparedness. more

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Engel UK Managing Director Graeme Herlihy will be appointed Regional President for West Europe. more

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LANXESS has commissioned a new production line for thermoplastic specialty compounds in Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany. more

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