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The dinner saw the presentations of the Institute’s Premier Awards for 2019, which acknowledged individuals and local societies for their achievements, published work, and contributions to the profession Read more

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His innovative research has transformed our understanding of the relationships between structure and mechanical properties in polymers and composites. Read more

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OM3 has already removed single-use plastic cups and bottles from its own venues and has introduced a recyclable plastic wrap for its member magazines. Read more

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The competition, for which Covestro is the headline sponsor, and the longest running student plastics design competition of its type, is held every year to encourage university students to come up with brand new products made primarily from plastics Read more

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The competition was part of the BPF’s VInylPlus UK project Designed in a Circular Economy with PVC Read more

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Professor Dr Manfred Kluppel, Head of Department Materials Concepts and Modelling at the German Institute of Rubber Technology, has been announced as the first plenary speaker Read more

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The company has announced its Gold Sponsorship of the Institute of Materials triennial conference and exhibition, PVC 2020. Read more

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The conference will take place in London, UK and the call for papers is now open. Read more

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The triennial PVC conference will re-locate to Edinburgh for the next edition in 2020, it has been announced. Read more

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Online nominations are now invited for the IOM3's prestigious Hancock Medal and the Swinburne Medal and Prize. Read more

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Interplas 2017 will emphasise the importance of cooperation, experience and innovation this September at the Knowledge Pavilion, a new feature for the show. Read more

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A polymer engineering apprenticeship scheme will be launched at the Athlone Institute of Technology, County Westmeath, ROI. Read more

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Recovered Carbon Black takes the spotlight at new Sustainable Materials Group launch

Martyn Bennett, Chief Scientist at independent rubber consultants, ARTIS, reflects on the launch of a new group that is calling for the wider use of sustainable materials, with an initial focus on overcoming the challenges of Recovered Carbon Black. Read more

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RJG Technologies has received accreditation for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for a number of its polymer training courses by the Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (IOM3). Read more

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The Manchester Polymer Group and the Rubber in Engineering Group have now finalised the programme for their upcoming seminar, which will incorporate a celebration of the host city – Manchester – being crowned the European City of Science for 2016. Read more

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‘Polymers: Environmental and Engineering Conflicts’, will focus on the apparent conflicts between meeting increasing environmental demands and satisfying cost-effective performance and specification requirements from a variety of polymer types. Read more

Nominations are being invited for a prestigious award recognising personal achievement in the rubber and plastics sectors. Read more

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Two polymer scientists have been recognised for their outstanding achievements at the recent IOM3 awards in London. Read more

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Universities across the UK are once again opening their doors to secondary school teachers to help them garner knowledge of the plastics industry that they can take back to the classroom. Read more

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By 2050 the plastics industry will contribute massive economic and social benefits to society across the globe, as it will solve many of the issues surrounding sustainability, said Jonathon Porrit, in his keynote address at PVC 2014. Read more

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