The University of Cambridge

David Wilson, director at Vanden UK, comments on the recent broadside against plastic packaging and suggests ways packaging designers can improve reclamation... more

31 Jan 2018 17:00 Industry News

Representatives from UK manufacturing experts EEF and Cambridge Institute will provide digital industry guidance. more

11 May 2017 14:15 Events

Munch ado about mothlings: Caterpillars eat plastic bags, creating ethylene glycol syrup for PET production. more

28 Apr 2017 15:42 Industry News

One of the world’s most advanced engineering facilities for prototyping, inventions and collaboration on cutting-edge research has been opened at the University of Cambridge. more

10 May 2016 12:38 Industry News

International materials development consultancy, Lucideon, is opening new offices in Cambridge where it will develop novel polymer systems as a result of continued growth. more

27 Jan 2015 16:15 Materials

A formal collaboration between Cambridge’s Graphene Centre, and the University spin-out company, Plastic Logic, has been announced. more

23 Sep 2013 11:11 Materials

Researchers at the University of Cambridge have developed a synthetic material that mimics colours and changes colour when twisted or stretched. more

5 Jun 2013 12:57 Materials

A centre for research on graphene is to be created at the University of Cambridge in order to engineer real life applications for the material, which has the potential to revolutionise numerous industries, ranging from healthcare to electronics. more

28 Feb 2013 16:32 Materials