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The Worshipful Company of Horners

The design and capabilities of polymers will be central to the future of medicine, according to the Head of Drug Delivery at GlaxoSmithKline(GSK). more

9 Nov 2017 15:10 Materials

Young stars of polymer engineering can enter nominations for the Worshipful Company of Horner's Apprentice Awards. more

4 Oct 2017 10:32 Industry News

A plastic device designed to improve the lives of diabetics has been unveiled as the winner of the 2017 Horners Award for Design and Innovation at Interplas today. more

26 Sep 2017 14:25 Interplas 2017

Ribbon cut on the first morning of Interplas has thousands arrive for Britain's biggest plastics show. more

26 Sep 2017 10:42 Interplas 2017

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

The award, run jointly by the Worshipful Company of Horners and the BPF, has expanded its entry criteria to celebrate and recognise a broader range of plastic packaging. more

15 Mar 2017 16:49 Industry News

A plastic bottle with glass-like clarity has been names the winner of the 2016 Bottlemakers Award. more

28 Oct 2016 14:33 Industry News

The world’s first all-plastic trumpet has been declared the winner of the 2016 Horners Award for Plastics Innovation and Design. more

27 Oct 2016 17:37 Industry News

The deadline to enter two annual competitions to find outstanding design and innovation in plastics has been extended. more

10 Aug 2016 15:39 Industry News

Two annual competitions to find outstanding design and innovation in plastics are open once again for 2016. more

11 Feb 2016 15:26 Industry News

A PET bottle for a well known soft drinks brand has won the 2015 Horners Bottlemakers Award. more

2 Oct 2015 13:36 Industry News

An anti-piracy barrier for use in the maritime industry has been revealed as the winner of the 2015 Horners Award for Plastics Design and Innovation. more

2 Oct 2015 13:24 Industry News

The deadline for submissions for the Worshipful Company of Horners’ annual design awards has been extended to 14th August 2015. more

7 Aug 2015 13:50 Industry News

A polymer gear pump mechanism for the creation of soft ice cream has been named the winner of the 2015 ‘Design Innovation in Plastics’ student competition, with the judges stating the product was “well thought through and executed.” more

6 Jul 2015 11:30 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

The Worshipful Company of Horners has announced that this year’s plastic design competitions are now open for entry. more

17 Feb 2015 11:11 Industry News

M+H Plastics has won this year’s Bottlemakers award for its innovative new method of printing Braille characters directly onto plastic packaging. more

8 Oct 2014 11:55 Interplas 2014

The Horners' Award for Plastics Innovation and Design will be announced on the first day of Interplas 2014, it has been announced. more

10 Jun 2014 11:22

The long-established Horners Award for Plastics Innovation and Design is now open for entries. more

27 Mar 2014 15:53

The competition for The Worshipful Company of Horners’ Bottlemakers Award, run in conjunction with the British Plastics Federation (BPF), is now open for entries. more

11 Mar 2014 13:36 Industry News