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BRPPA addresses need for technical skills with accredited courses

BRPPA addresses need for technical skills with accredited courses

Posted On 17 October 2017

The British Rubber & Polyurethane Products Association (BRPPA) is inviting expressions of interest in a course designed to address the technical skills gap by the rubber manufacturing sector....

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BRPPA has been chosen to host the UK's Elastomer Strategy Roadmap

BRPPA has been chosen to host the UK's Elastomer Strategy Roadmap

Posted On 25 August 2016

The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) has been working with the elastomer community for many years and has held a number of workshops and meetings with members of the community to determine the fu...

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RUBBER TECHNOLOGY TRAINING GETS A BOOST

RUBBER TECHNOLOGY TRAINING GETS A BOOST

Posted On 25 August 2016

Following a successful approach to rubber manufacturing companies across the country, the Elastomer Training Action Group – ELTAG – can confirm that arrangements have been put in place to run...

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New initiative on rubber industry training in the UK

New initiative on rubber industry training in the UK

Posted On 20 May 2016

For many years now the rubber manufacturing industry in the UK has suffered from the poor availability of technical courses which can be used for the career development of personnel coming into t...

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BRPPA BOARD MEMBER DELIVERS LECTURE TO ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY

BRPPA BOARD MEMBER DELIVERS LECTURE TO ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY

Posted On 04 February 2016

In response to an invitation from the Royal Society of Chemistry a leading member of the Board of the British Rubber and Polyurethane Products Association (BRPPA) recently delivered a lecture to ...

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COURSES IN POLYMER AND RUBBER TECHNOLOGY

COURSES IN POLYMER AND RUBBER TECHNOLOGY

Posted On 11 November 2015

For any general enquiries about training in the rubber industry please contact John Dorken, Director of British Rubber and Polyurethane Products Association, at jdorken@brppa.co.uk.

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Election of Chairman and officers of the Association

Election of Chairman and officers of the Association

Posted On 03 November 2015

At the Annual General Meeting of the Association on 1 July Mr Martin Cooper of Hallam Polymer Engineering Ltd was re-elected Chairman.

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Royal Society of Chemistry offers £20,000 for SME undergraduate funding recruitment

Royal Society of Chemistry offers £20,000 for SME undergraduate funding recruitment

Posted On 03 November 2015

The Royal Society of Chemistry – in partnership with Cogent Skills – is offering £20,000 grants to help SMEs in the chemicals sector recruit chemistry undergraduates for a 12-month placement.

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NASA polymer scientist receives award for work on testing standards

NASA polymer scientist receives award for work on testing standards

Posted On 03 November 2015

NASA polymer scientist, Jess Waller, has received a prestigious award from two international standards organisations for his work on Nondestructive Testing Standards.

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UK economy grows stronger with robust outlook for rest of year

UK economy grows stronger with robust outlook for rest of year

Posted On 31 July 2015

UK economy grows stronger with robust outlook for rest of year

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