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BRPPA Membership benefits

BRPPA Membership benefits

Posted On 26 March 2019

BRPPA membership includes a range of benefits including Financial, Legal and Business advice and a dedicated industry specific Job Board.

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Dates for your diary

Dates for your diary

Posted On 26 March 2019

Please find here upcoming events and dates for your diary.

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Women and leadership in the rubber industry

Women and leadership in the rubber industry

Posted On 26 March 2019

Women & Leadership International is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across the UK’s rubber sector.

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Chemical Growth Partnership (now Chemistry Council)

Chemical Growth Partnership (now Chemistry Council)

Posted On 26 March 2019

In November the Partnership, which has now been re-named the Chemistry Council, issued its new strategy for delivering chemistry-fuelled growth of the UK economy, Sustainable Innovation for a Bet...

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Rubber technology training

Rubber technology training

Posted On 26 March 2019

Work was completed in November with the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) on developing a fully accredited course, run from their training site in Grantham.

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BREXIT - BRPPA ‘no deal’

BREXIT - BRPPA ‘no deal’

Posted On 26 March 2019

We have been issuing a series of bulletins in recent months on Brexit ‘no deal’ news as it comes in. The news has also been posted on our website.

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BRPPA Health and safety statistics

BRPPA Health and safety statistics

Posted On 26 March 2019

The BRPPA annual accidents survey showed that, as against the base line rate for 2016 of 694 accidents per 100,000 employees, the outturn for 2017 was 686 per 100,000 employees, a reduction of 1%...

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State of Business

State of Business

Posted On 26 March 2019

In November 2018 the provisional figures for manufacturing in the UK for 2017 under the Office of National Statistics Annual Business Survey were published. Overall for the rubber manufacturing s...

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UK import tariffs in a no-deal scenario

UK import tariffs in a no-deal scenario

Posted On 16 March 2019

On 13 March the Government published details of the UK’s temporary tariff regime for no deal, designed to minimise costs to business and consumers while protecting vulnerable industries.

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Triage Tool

Triage Tool

Posted On 16 March 2019

Gov.uk has an online tool to help businesses prepare for the UK leaving the EU.

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