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Free business review for North West plastics firms

Free business review for North West plastics firms

Posted On 22 May 2015

Free business review for North West plastics firms

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The European Plastics Industry and SPE partner to celebrate the excellence of plastics

The European Plastics Industry and SPE partner to celebrate the excellence of plastics

Posted On 14 April 2015

The European Plastics Industry represented by EuPC and PlasticsEurope, together with the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), have partnered to launch the first edition of the European Plastics I...

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Dow names leaders for plastics businesses

Dow names leaders for plastics businesses

Posted On 12 September 2014

Dow Chemical has made a number of senior management changes which will affect the leadership ranks of the firm’s plastics businesses.

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Thailand revives rubber sell-off plan

Thailand revives rubber sell-off plan

Posted On 25 August 2014

A sell-off by the exporter might help by removing uncertainty, but others argue it would further hit a price that fell as much as 30% this year

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'Shout louder', MP tells plastics industry

'Shout louder', MP tells plastics industry

Posted On 24 June 2014

A senior Labour politician has urged the UK plastics industry to do more to get its message across to government, particularly in the areas of energy supply and resource security.

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Europe’s plastics industry continues to make gains

Europe’s plastics industry continues to make gains

Posted On 13 June 2014

European’s plastics production for 2013 showed steady growth, according to trade association PlasticsEurope.

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Plastics manufacturing still giving the UK a boost

Plastics manufacturing still giving the UK a boost

Posted On 10 June 2014

The UK’s plastics and rubber sectors have remained prime forces in helping to maintain manufacturing’s momentum, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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Free 'Plastics Timeline' poster set giveaway at PDM

Free 'Plastics Timeline' poster set giveaway at PDM

Posted On 29 May 2014

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) will be giving away complete sets of its ‘Plastics Timeline’ posters free to the first 200 visitors to its stand at next month’s PDM show in Telford.

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IRSG launches Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative

IRSG launches Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative

Posted On 19 May 2014

The International Rubber Study Group launched its Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative at its World Rubber Summit 2014 in Singapore May 19-21.

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Foam polymers prove their prowess

Foam polymers prove their prowess

Posted On 09 May 2014

The polymer foam market has seen an upsurge in activity in the past year.

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