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

12 Dec 2017 16:26 Industry News

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

18 Jul 2017 11:32 Interplas 2017

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

12 May 2017 16:06 Industry News

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. more

21 Mar 2017 11:49 Guest Blog

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). more

17 Aug 2016 14:25 Industry News

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. more

21 Apr 2016 16:48 Events

‘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. more

27 Oct 2015 14:34

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

20 Oct 2015 09:52 Industry News

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

20 Jul 2015 14:04 Industry News

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. more

17 Mar 2015 14:30 Industry News

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. more

2 Apr 2014 14:57 Events

A student's cartridge-based syringe system designed to help the victims of disasters in developing countries has won a prestigious innovation award and praise from top plastics industry experts. more

15 Jul 2013 15:31 Industry News

A summer school for students or those interested in product innovation is still advertising places, with a bursary offered to those who apply before Sunday (June 2). more

30 May 2013 09:34 Industry News

UK universities are once again playing host to science and teachers from across the country in order to promote plastics and rubber technology and encourage its place in the classroom. more

17 Mar 2013 14:43 Industry News