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Olympic construction from Evonik uses Plexiglas in naturally lit entrance hall. more

20 Feb 2018 14:53 Industry News

Stafford based Plastrack has started a new plastic price index based on the Fisher ideal index. more

19 Feb 2018 09:47 Industry News

Innovia Films

Innovia Films

Innovia Films has added new downgauged grades to its Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) squeezable label facestock range. more

16 Feb 2018 09:43 Materials

Germany's Velox to distribute antimicrobial raw materials from Life Technologies. more

15 Feb 2018 17:05 Materials

LyondellBasell is to acquire A. Schulman, Inc. for a total of $2.25 billion (approx.. £1.6bn GBP). more

15 Feb 2018 14:44 Industry News

Philip's new line of coffee machines uses regrind from its former vacuum cleaners as its base material. more

15 Feb 2018 11:23 Materials

Out of sight, out of mind no more: An open letter to the plastics industry

In the following post, naturalist and author, Sarah Roberts, writes about the importance of education when it comes to stemming the flow of plastics into the natural environment. more

14 Feb 2018 11:35 Guest Blog

Repsol has carried out its first production of high impact copolymers. more

9 Feb 2018 10:34 Materials

The Materials Research Exchange (MRE) due to be held in London next month is offering half price tickets. more

9 Feb 2018 10:01 Events

Independent flexible packaging manufacturer, Skymark, has developed a range of reduced weight baby wipe packs for Tesco’s own range. more

9 Feb 2018 09:33 Materials

The Dow Chemical Company has opened entries for its 2018 packaging innovation awards. more

6 Feb 2018 12:04 Industry News

ASDA

ASDA

ASDA has said it will work collaboratively with industry and partners as it looks to increase the recyclability of its products and the way it uses plastics and packaging within its business. more

6 Feb 2018 11:32 Industry News

In the wake of more retail, leisure and business outlets announcing a ban on the use of plastic drinking straws, the CEO of one of the world’s biggest manufacturers has said to stop using them is “not reasonable.” more

5 Feb 2018 12:23 Materials

Anti-bacterial plastics has been incorporated by Biomaster into its shower floor from Contour, based in Cheshire. more

5 Feb 2018 12:20 Materials

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has responded to a study by Exeter University by outlining its position on the safety and use of Bisphenol-A (BPA). more

5 Feb 2018 10:26 Materials

Buckinghamshire based AB systems has secured the range of Simar to distribute in the UK. more

2 Feb 2018 11:51 Machinery

Pipe firm Asset has proved support to staff with the successful graduation of its engineer from the Professional Engineering course at Cardiff University. more

31 Jan 2018 09:05 Industry News

MacLellan Rubber have been working closely with their supply chain partners announcing a breakthrough in Nitrosamine-free EU1935 polymer materials. more

29 Jan 2018 13:32 Materials

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation has presented plastics innovators with its Circular Design Challenge awards, supported by Prince Charles. more

24 Jan 2018 16:42 Industry News

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Greiner Packaging International

Develey, the German food company, has opted to use plastic from Greiner Packaging for its premium ketchup bottles. more

17 Jan 2018 14:15 Materials