Women in Plastics

Polyurethane: the bright, green future

Dr Anthea Blackburn, Scientist of Catalyst Development at Econic Technologies, writes on how new technological developments are providing an exciting future for polyurethanes. more

5 Feb 2018 16:20 Guest Blog

Judith van Vliet, a designer at Clariant’s ‘ColorWorks’ design and technology centre has been appointed president of the Colour Marketing Group (CMG). more

4 Jan 2018 12:33 Industry News

Albis UK has announced its successor to Ian Mills, with Josephine Bagnall taking over the role as Managing Director. more

2 Jan 2018 16:33 Industry News

The Managing Director of a North East-based plastics injection moulding firm has been awarded first place in an awards ceremony designed to recognise exceptional women in the STEM sectors. more

30 Oct 2017 09:47 Industry News

The Managing Director of a young Tyne Valley business has been shortlisted to the final three in the 2017 ‘North East Businesswoman of the Year STEM Awards’. more

11 Oct 2017 11:43 Industry News

Pascale Wautelet has been named as Vice President of Avery Dennison’s R&D for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region within the company’s Label and Graphic Materials group. more

27 Jul 2017 14:49 Industry News

Silvergate Plastics, the UK’s largest custom colour producer, has joined forces with Women In Plastics, a networking forum for the plastics industry that enables women in the sector to be recognised whilst mentoring and supporting others. more

23 Jun 2017 12:26 Industry News

A list compiling 50 of the engineering industry’s most inspirational young women has been published today. more

23 Jun 2017 09:44 Industry News

A free-to-attend networking evening will take place at Interplas to champion Women in Plastics, with supporters of all genders welcome to celebrate plastics' strong community of female talent. more

23 Jun 2017 08:58 Interplas 2017

European Bioplastics (EUBP), the association representing the interests of the bioplastics industry in Europe, has elected Mariagiovanna Vetere of NatureWorks to its Board. more

22 Jun 2017 11:36 Industry News

Women in Plastics, the UK-based networking group for the plastics industry, has announced details of its next event to coincide with International Women’s Day. more

8 Mar 2017 09:59 Interplas 2017

Food packaging manufacturer, Linpac, has recently made two new appointments to support its global films business and to build upon its sustainability position. more

4 Jan 2017 11:28 Industry News

Worcestershire-based manufacturer of plastics and rubber products, Reddiplex Group, has appointed two new female Company Directors to its board as it embarks on ambitious growth plans for 2017. more

3 Jan 2017 11:15 Industry News

Solvay’s Sylvaine Neveu has been awarded France’s Irène Joliot-Curie 2016 award for her innovative work in the field of energy-saving tyres and for her promotion of gender equality in the industry. more

15 Sep 2016 09:48 Industry News

Borealis has announced the appointment of Maria Ciliberti to the position of Vice President of Marketing and New Business Development for its Polyolefins division, effective 11 July 2016. more

13 Jul 2016 14:47 Industry News

A poll to determine the 70 most influential people in the UK plastics industry has revealed ten women have made the list. more

23 Jun 2016 10:24 Industry News

Innovate UK has announced that it is launching a special award for female entrepreneurs more

6 Jun 2016 16:30 Industry News

Axion Polymers has appointed Laura Smith as Commercial Operations Manager at its plastics processing site in Salford following the departure of Steve Bell after 15 years with the company. more

3 Jun 2016 14:42 Industry News

On June 23rd 2016, National Women in Engineering Day (NWED) will be celebrated worldwide to raise awareness of women in the engineering industry and the career opportunities available. more

1 Jun 2016 16:47 Industry News

Suffolk-based Broadwater Mouldings has recruited a new Project Manager as a result of further expansion and an “ever increasing number of projects.” more

8 Mar 2016 16:57 Industry News