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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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Carl Reeve (left), Managing Director PMM, and Jean-Michel Renaudeau, Managing Director Sepro Group

Collins Marketing Communications

UK-based plastics processors can now buy Haitian and Zhafir injection moulding machines pre-packaged with ‘Haitian by Sepro’ robots. Read more

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The GEO range from Wrights Plastics features high gloss finishes in black and white

Wrights Plastics

UK manufacturer of retail display POS Wrights Plastics has launched a new collection of jewellery display stands. Read more

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Herga Microswitch Range

Herga Technology

Herga Technology, the UK footswitch, hand controls and sensing component designer and manufacturer has expanded its product portfolio with a wide range of basic and sealed snap-action microswitches from Zippy Technology. Read more

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LDD Technology showcases electronic design capabilities

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LDD Technology – one of the UK’s leading experts in electronics systems – will be showcasing its electronic design capabilities at the Med-Tech Innovation Expo on 15-16 May at the NEC, Birmingham. Read more

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RPC Promens Varibox IBC

RPC Promens

RPC Promens is introducing its proven Varibox IBC into the UK and Ireland, offering a solution for the safe and cost-effective handling of hazardous chemicals. Read more

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Plastic Energy Limited, a company with a unique process to recycle plastic waste on a global and commercial scale, has reached an agreement with the province of West Java, Indonesia, to build five chemical recycling plants. Read more

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Ribena was the first UK soft drink brand to use bottles made from 100% rPET

Lucozade Ribena Suntory

Lucozade Ribena Suntory is intensifying its sustainability programme by announcing the launch of an ambitious redesign project of its Ribena bottles. Read more

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Scotland Build Expo 2019

DS Smith

Scotland Build 2019 provides visitors with a chance to learn about DS Smith’s expanded polystyrene (EPS) moulded blocks for civil engineering infill projects and EPS sheets for residential developments throughout Scotland. Read more

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Is it fair to penalise plastics packaging producers if they cannot deliver the 30% recycled content?

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Single-use plastics tax: The 30%?

Tony Gaukroger, Director of Colour Tone Masterbatch, asks where is the 30% recycled plastics coming from? Read more

6 Mar 2019 14:08 guest blogs

KP Snacks is launching a nationwide recycling scheme for nuts, popcorn, crisps and pretzels packets. Working with recyclers, TerraCycle, the scheme will give people the chance to set up collection points around the UK. Read more

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  • Engineering honour for composite wing innovation

  • BDK and tesa continue collaborative commitment

    via Shutterstock

    BDK and tesa continue collaborative commitment

  • New report investigates hidden cost of air in packaging

    ULMA Packaging UK

    New report investigates hidden cost of air in packaging

  • Young people choose cardboard over plastic

    via Shutterstock

    Young people choose cardboard over plastic

  • wrapper-less solero wrapping packaging

    Unilever

    wrapper-less solero wrapping packaging

  • Polypipe Building Products

    Polypipe

    Polypipe Building Products

    The crew from Elliots are presented their prize from Polypipe Building Products Managing Director Cameron McLellan.

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