LATEST PLASTICS NEWS

Vanden Welcomes Stephen Fieldhouse as General Manager

Vanden Welcomes Stephen Fieldhouse as General Manager

Vanden has appointed plastic industry expert Stephen Fieldhouse as General Manager of its expanding Peterborough facility.

Public Believes Manufacturing Vital for Future of Post-Brexit Economy

Public Believes Manufacturing Vital for Future of Post-Brexit Economy

A new poll released on 21 September 2018 shows that the general public thinks manufacturing is hugely important to the future of the UK economy post-Brexit and that Government should place more […]

PlastikCity Return to Plastics Industry Awards

PlastikCity Return to Plastics Industry Awards

Web-based procurement and marketing hub PlastikCity are delighted to return to the prestigious Plastics Industry Awards this year as both a finalist and a sponsor, along with twelve of their […]

Polystyrene packaging

UK Parliament to Reduce Single-Use Plastic

UK Parliament announces the introduction of a new range of compostable products to replace existing single-use plastic items ...
Read More
Bioplastic Packaging

Silvergate Manufactures World’s Most Versatile Bioplastic

Silvergate Plastics, the UK’s largest independent manufacturer of colour masterbatch, has joined forces with Floreon-Transforming Packaging Limited, the pioneers of ...
Read More
Educating children about the plastics industry

BPF Launches 2018 Polymer Ambassador Scheme Training

The BPF, in conjunction with Cogent Skills & supported by PlasticsEurope, has launched its 2018 Autumn training seminars for the ...
Read More
Albis Exhibition Stand

ALBIS Presents Product Highlights at Fakuma 2018

From October 16th to 20th, 2018, ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH will be presenting its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions, and ...
Read More
Black Plastic Yogurt pot lids

Solved! Black Plastics Made Recyclable by The Collective

Next month, gourmet dairy brand The Collective will be the first FMCG business to introduce a novel near-infrared (NIR) colourant ...
Read More
Jamie Shaw, Rockson Lubritek

HotSeat – Jamie Shaw, Business Development Manager at Rockson LubriTek

Part of the Rockson Group of companies, Rockson LubriTek Ltd offer industry leading oil management services into the plastic moulding ...
Read More
RECOUP 2018 Household Plastics Collection Survey

Steady Progress in Plastics Packaging Collected for Recycling – but Consumer Confusion is a Concern

Plastics Recycling Charity, RECOUP, have launched their annual UK Household Plastics Collections Survey ...
Read More
Scott Archibald Vanden Recycling

Vanden Recycling Further Expands UK Team

Vanden Recycling has welcomed Scott Archibald to the company as a Business Development Manager (BDM) ...
Read More

LATEST INDUSTRY BLOGS

LATEST MARKETING BLOGS

NEW TECHNOLOGY ZONE

Plastic Processors

 

AKI Flow Valve

AKI Deliver Technical Tight Tolerance

Injection moulding complex plastic parts is an advanced process that requires highly specialised equipment, operator skills, and engineering expertise to ...
Read More

Materials & Additives

 

Bioplastic Packaging

Silvergate Manufactures World’s Most Versatile Bioplastic

Silvergate Plastics, the UK’s largest independent manufacturer of colour masterbatch, ...
Read More

Machinery

 

Netstal Smart Operation

Netstal at Fakuma: Smart Operation Makes Moulding Easier and More Effective Than Ever

Technology, digitalisation, future. The KraussMaffei Group will be presenting pioneering industry solutions under the theme "Technology meets Digital" at Fakuma (October 16 - 20, Hall A7, Booth 7303/7304) ...
Read More

Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

Recycling

 

Stephen Fieldhouse, General Manager at Vanden

Vanden Welcomes Stephen Fieldhouse as General Manager

Vanden has appointed plastic industry expert Stephen Fieldhouse as General Manager of its expanding Peterborough facility ...
Read More

Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

Faulkner Moulds Praised in Transition to New Quality Standard

Faulkner Moulds Praised in Transition to New Quality Standard

Faulkner Moulds has successfully achieved transition from ISO9001:2008, to ISO9001:2015, ...
Read More

Robots & Automation

 

SP Technology Collaborative Robots

SP Technology and Collaborative Robots

General Motors spearheaded a research project in 1995 into making ...
Read More

Auxiliary Equipment

 

Telsonic Ultrasonic Welding Equipment

Telsonic Ultrasonic Welding Maintains Assembly Integrity For MGS Parts

The automotive sector within the UK has become an increasingly ...
Read More

Service Providers

 

Educating children about the plastics industry

BPF Launches 2018 Polymer Ambassador Scheme Training

The BPF, in conjunction with Cogent Skills & supported by ...
Read More

HotSeat

 

Jamie Shaw, Rockson Lubritek

HotSeat – Jamie Shaw, Business Development Manager at Rockson LubriTek

Part of the Rockson Group of companies, Rockson LubriTek Ltd offer industry leading oil management services into the plastic moulding ...
Read More