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Unique technology chemically recycles plastic waste into oil and valuable chemicals. more

Machinery

The British Plastics Federation has outlined a new strategic document outlining a range of key proposals intended to drive innovation in the plastics sector and improve UK recycling rates. more

Environment

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Perspex

Ahead of the British Royal wedding, Perspex has released its Royals product range. more

Materials

UK launches new research and innovation hub to tackle plastic pollution in our seas and oceans. more

Industry News

Formech launches new CSR division, Formech Inspire, to support innovation. more

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

8 May 2018 09:15 Guest Blog

Venator has developed a patent-protected, zinc sulfide filler, SACHTOTEC TC, which allows polymer compounds to disperse heat. more

Materials

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Tosaf has announced the launch of AF7380PE, a newly-developed anti-fog masterbatch. more

Materials

With the biggest US plastics show under a month away, the Plastics Industry Association has said it intends NPE2018 to be the greenest show ever. more

NPE 2018

Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, has called on the sports industry to use its influence and promote best practice in dealing with plastics waste. more

Environment

ALBIS Plastics will highlight its portfolio of locally produced materials along with its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions, and masterbatches at NPE2018. more

NPE 2018

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A. Schulman will present a broad range of products and innovations spanning a wide range of end markets at NPE 2018. more

NPE 2018

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

Industry News

OnePlastics has made large scale investments in state-of-the-art blow moulding equipment due to the success for its OneCan range of plastic jerrycans. more

Machinery

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Hull pipe firm Plasticon has gone under after incurring losses since 2016. more

Industry News

England is introducing a deposit scheme for plastic drinks bottles and other packaging, a move Environment Secretary Michael Gove says will "take action on plastic bottles to help clean up our ocean". more

Industry News

Covestro has started commercial production of continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composite. more

Materials

Futamura has partnered with sustainable packaging manufacturer, Bio4Pack, to create a compostable pack for Dutch organic cereal producer, De Halm. more

Materials

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

Industry News