Plastic Materials & Additives

Aereos Interior Solutions Integrates Antimicrobial Technology into its Products

Aereos Interior Solutions, a manufacturer of high-touch aircraft interior products, has partnered with leading antimicrobial additives provider BioCote to integrate antimicrobial technology into its products.

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Polydist UK Expands with New Business Development Hire

Polydist UK welcomes Richard Hicks to its specialties and engineering business. Richard takes up the role of Business Development Manager for the polymer distribution company, bringing with him over 30 years of industry experience.

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Mike Boswell: Reflections in Lockdown

Mike Boswell, Managing Director of leading polymer distributor, Plastribution, provides an insight on a year like no other.

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Antibacterial Protein Shaker Improves Hygiene and Prevents Odours

Alpha Designs, a manufacturer of bottles for gym use, partnered with leading antimicrobial additives provider BioCote to launch the world’s first antibacterial protein shaker bottle, Alpha Bottle V2.

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Super High-Flow TPEs Enable Sustainable Solutions for Large Scale Mouldings

Dryflex HiF is a family of very high melt-flow and scratch-resistant TPS-SEBS materials recently launched by HEXPOL TPE. The grades open possibilities to produce large scale parts via injection moulding, including automotive interior surfaces, trims […]

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Brexit: The Potential Impact on Polymer Prices

Whilst we eagerly await further news on a trade agreement with the EU, our concerns for a ‘no-deal Brexit’ for the UK plastics industry centre on logistics delays and pricing. In this blog, Plastribution discusses […]

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Ampacet Offers Halogen-Free Flame Retardant Masterbatches

Ampacet now offers halogen-free flame retardant masterbatches, HALOFREE 709 and HALOFREE 229, featuring outstanding flame retardancy in polyethylene film at low addition rates and compliance with health and environmental safety protection regulations.

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LATI’s LATIGLOSS Compounds for Veterinary Pliers

LATIGLOSS structural compounds are designed to combine the high mechanical strength of 50% glass fibre-reinforced PA66 with a high-quality surface finish, usually impossible to achieve with filled semicrystalline polymers.

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Broadway Gives Pinter Beer Barrels a Colourful Outcome

Polymer colour experts, Broadway Colours, recently completed work with The Greater Good Fresh Brewing Company on its revolutionary Pinter beer barrels.

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