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Victrex awarded quality standard for gears

Victrex

Victrex, a UK-based leader in high-performance PEEK and PAEK polymer solutions, has achieved a new milestone for its automotive offerings. Read more

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New HQ for Yorkshire Packaging Systems

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Following an official exchange of contracts on Monday 15 July Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS) has announced the purchase of a new state-of-the-art head office and national distribution centre in Brighouse, Yorkshire, UK. Read more

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Bibury, Gloucestershire, England

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A new survey has shown that around 72 per cent of people would support the introduction of a deposit return system in the UK. Read more

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Broanmain Plastics

Investing in the future: Three ways to address plastic skills shortages

Jo Davis, Operations Director at Broanmain Plastics, addresses the top three issues currently facing the UK plastics industry Read more

25 Jul 2019 10:21 guest blogs

8 Northumberland Avenue - venue for The Pentawards Gala Ceremony

8 Northumberland Avenue

The Pentawards, the world’s leading and most prestigious packaging design competition, has announced that its Gala Ceremony will be held at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London, on 12 September. Read more

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Goplasticpallets.com recycles 124 tonnes of plastic in six months

Goplasticpallets.com

Since making its Recycling pledge in February, promising to recover and recycle all of the plastic pallets and boxes it supplies to customers, the company has recycled 124 tonnes of plastic waste Read more

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Milestone reached for recycled plastic kerbs

Durakerb

A company specialising in transforming waste plastic into construction materials has announced the installation of its 400,000th kerb in the UK. Read more

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Investment drives expansion plans at Omega Plastics

Omega Plastics

A UK-based multi-use plastics manufacturer has invested in a range of cutting-edge machinery to diversify its offer in precision injection mould tooling services. Read more

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BPF: No-deal Brexit bad for UK plastics industry

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A survey conducted by the British Plastics Federation has found that 29 per cent of companies believed the impact of a no-deal Brexit would be ‘very’ negative. Read more

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Sodick Europe opens new UK HQ

Sodick Europe

Sodick Europe has welcomed 170 guests to the opening of its new headquarters in Warwick, UK. Read more

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A Bombardier team of engineers based in Belfast, UK, behind a resin-infused composite aircraft wing has been named the winner of the MacRobert Award 2019 by the Royal Academy of Engineering. Read more

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BDK and tesa continue collaborative commitment

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It has been almost 30 years since precision converters BDK began its relationship with tesa. In that time the company has become a worldwide leading provider of adhesive components for complex manufacturing and assembly solutions. Read more

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New report investigates hidden cost of air in packaging

ULMA Packaging UK

With food manufacturers under increasing pressure to reduce operational costs, minimise waste and mitigate against potential contamination, the launch of a new investigative report promises to create discussion and help producers meet standards Read more

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Young people choose cardboard over plastic

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Three out of four Finnish youths aged 15 to 29 told researchers that they would choose food packaged in cardboard packaging over plastic packaging. Read more

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wrapper-less solero wrapping packaging

Unilever

Unilever is testing a wrapper-less packaging method for its Solero’s Organic Peach range of ice lollies in the UK. Read more

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Polypipe Building Products

Polypipe

Polypipe’s annual yacht race returns to Port Solent in Portsmouth, UK, on Thursday 5 September. Read more

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Composites UK calls for abstracts

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Composites UK is calling for abstracts to be presented during its Confidence in Composites international event, which will be held in Oxford, UK, on 15-16 October 2019. Read more

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RPC Promens Varibox provides multiple solutions

RPC Promens

The market-leading Varibox from RPC Promens is providing chemical companies with the ideal solution to improve their environmental profile and minimise the financial implications of the UK’s Producer Responsibility (Packaging Waste) regulations. Read more

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Veolia invests in UK recycling facility

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France-based transnational waste, water and energy management giant Veolia has invested a further £1m (~€1.13m) in its Dagenham Plastic Recycling centre in London in response to increasing demands. Read more

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Investment confirmed for bpi stretchfilms’ UK site

RPC Group

bpi stretchfilms, a leading producer of pallet stretchwrap, has announced significant investment in its manufacturing facility at Brigwater, Somerset, UK. Read more

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    Ooho at London Marathon 2019

    Ooho at London Marathon 2019

  • Victrex awarded quality standard for gears

    Victrex

    Victrex awarded quality standard for gears

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  • New HQ for Yorkshire Packaging Systems

    via Shutterstock

    New HQ for Yorkshire Packaging Systems

  • Bibury, Gloucestershire, England

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    Bibury, Gloucestershire, England

    Bibury, Gloucestershire, England

  • Investing in the future: Three ways to address plastic skills shortage

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    Investing in the future: Three ways to address plastic skills shortage

  • Elesa saves Aquaflame time, money and production issues

    Elesa

    Elesa saves Aquaflame time, money and production issues

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