Rachael Smith

Following the international sensation of an “ear-splitting” musical instrument, the Vuvuzela, at the 2010 World Cup, a new plastic noisemaker has emerged for Brazil 2014. Read more

Polycarbonate sheets will keep crowds covered whatever the weather at Brazil’s Estadio Nacional stadium throughout this year’s World Cup. Read more

England and Nike have unveiled a new set of home and away kits for 2014, which will be made incorporating plastic bottles into the fabric. Read more


With over 205 ideas submitted, Coca-Cola enterprises has announced the top 25 for its online recycling challenge. Read more

Silvergate plastics have helped play a major role in the development and rebranding of Anti-perspirant deodorants soft and gentle. Read more

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Process cooling experts, IsoCool, and manufacturer, M&H plastics, went head-to-head in a charity football match to raise money for children’s charity, Batten Disease Family Association. Read more

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Nampak Plastics has triumphed at the international DuPont Awards, winning silver in the Packaging Innovation category for its multi-award-winning Infini bottle. Read more

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Gwalia Packaging claims it’s “moving packaging into fashion” with the launch of wRist-Drink, a bottle that fits onto a users’ wrist. Read more

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Recycling company Viridor has confirmed construction of a new £12.5 million plastics recycling facility (PRF) in Rochester. Read more


Fanuc has combined all three divisions of its businesses FANUC ROBOTICS, FANUC FA and FANUC ROBOMACHINE to create new rebrand – Fanuc UK limited. Read more

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A new 50 cubic meter plastic regrind blender has been installed at the Binbrook processing plant of CKN holdings. Read more