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Join BPF Mission to ChinaJoin BPF Mission to China
The BPF is organising an Trade Mission of UK Industrialists to China on the occasion of the Chinaplas 2011 fair
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Rebate On Gas Use Now Available, says BPFRebate On Gas Use Now Available, says BPF
The BPF has confirmed that gas users in its Climate Change Agreement can now receive back 65% of their Climate Change Levy.
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BPF Expands Membership with New IPWAF Group BPF Expands Membership with New IPWAF Group
The BPF Group structure has seen an expansion by the addition of a new Industrial Plastics Welding and Fabrication (IPWAF) Group.
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BPF Energy Seminar set to Tackle EfficiencyBPF Energy Seminar set to Tackle Efficiency
The BPF's upcoming seminar ‘Energy Management for Plastics Processors'  will feature Europe’s leading expert on Energy Management for Plastics Processors, Dr. Robin Kent.
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BPF Recyclers’ first meeting launches Buyers’ GuideBPF Recyclers’ first meeting launches Buyers’ Guide
The BPF Recycling Group’s (BPFRG) inaugural meeting kick-started membership of the BPF
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VEKA takes recycling to Infinity with integrated system launchVEKA takes recycling to Infinity with integrated system launch
VEKA has reinforced its position as leader in PVC-U recycling with the unveiling of Infinity, a completely integrated frame system using up to 80% high-grade recycled material.
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BPF Budget ResponseBPF Budget Response
The Chancellor George Osborne stated, “This will be a Budget for making things.” The BPF agrees and welcomes many of the measures
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BPF releases Conductive Polymers Seminar ProgrammeBPF releases Conductive Polymers Seminar Programme
The BPF has today released the programme for its seminar, "An Introduction to Conductive Polymers", to be held at the offices of the BPF in London, on the 10th May 2011.
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WER ‘U’ ready? VEKA fabricators are!WER ‘U’ ready? VEKA fabricators are!
Users of the VEKA PVC-U frame system are able to calculate the energy rating of thousands of window and glazing combinations, thanks to the supplier’s unique Window Energy Ratings Calculator, thought to be the only one of its kind in the industry.
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Corporate Vehicle Manufacturer uses Bio-PETCorporate Vehicle Manufacturer uses Bio-PET
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) has announced it plans to make vehicle liner material and other interior surfaces from a new “Ecological Plastic” that features the world’s first use of bio-PET and by a large corporate.
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New shelter uses recycled composites and a green matrix New shelter uses recycled composites and a green matrix
The new shelters are made by combining fiberglass scrap in the form of a Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) compound with a green resin and a low Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) manufacturing process.
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Success with Vestamid in a 2 shot moulded safety lampSuccess with Vestamid in a 2 shot moulded safety lamp
The challenge was to retain their unique and practical black and yellow mouldings in a new design of safety lamp.
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The BPF supports Energy Climate Week The BPF supports Energy Climate Week
The BPF was present at the Government’s launch of Climate Week earlier today at Lancaster House, London.
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Horners’ Awards for Plastics and Horners’ Bottlemakers Award now open for entriesHorners’ Awards for Plastics and Horners’ Bottlemakers Award now open for entries
Entries for The Worshipful Company of Horners’ prestigious Horners' Award for Plastics Design and Innovation and the Horners' Bottlemakers Award, in conjunction with the BPF, are now open.
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‘UK at a competitive disadvantage,’ says Manufacturing Alliance‘UK at a competitive disadvantage,’ says Manufacturing Alliance
The BPF coordinated Seven Association Alliance has written a hard-hitting letter to the Chancellor, George Osbourne, highlighting a myriad of issues currently placing the UK Manufacturing industry at an economic disadvantage
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BPF offer FREE seminar on Design Innovation with Colours and Additives at PDM2011BPF offer FREE seminar on Design Innovation with Colours and Additives at PDM2011
The Masterbatch and Technical Compounds Group of the BPF will host a design innovation seminar on 19 May at the PDM Exhibition, ExCeL London. The seminar will focus on the important role of colour and additives in product design.
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EuPC signs cooperation agreement with Thomsea to clean up European coastal watersEuPC signs cooperation agreement with Thomsea to clean up European coastal waters
The European Plastics Converters Association (EuPC) has signed a co-operation agreement with the inventor of a new trawling net to help retrieve plastics Marine litter.
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Polymer Centre Celebrates “International Month”Polymer Centre Celebrates “International Month”
Students from across the globe braved heavy snowfalls and transport chaos this Winter to boost their skills at The Polymer Training and Innovation Centre (PTIC), the UK’s newest training academy for the Polymer Industry.
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Delegates are signing up fast to attend PVC 2011Delegates are signing up fast to attend PVC 2011
The choice of the Brighton Dome as the location of the PVC 2011 conference over 12-14 April has been rewarded with a higher than expected number of delegates already registered.
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Urgent Appeal from New ZealandUrgent Appeal from New Zealand
The BPF has been asked for help by its New Zealand counterpart, Plastics New Zealand following the earthquake disaster in Christchurch.
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Plastics Seminar on Construction Opportunities Promises True GritPlastics Seminar on Construction Opportunities Promises True Grit
The BPF has set the stage for a cutting-edge seminar, Plastics in Construction, on March 23rd 2011, at its London offices.  Leading industry experts will unveil robust case studies dealing with current challenges, future industry opportunities and the innovation of the industry.
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BPF Survey - Continuing Optimism in UK Plastics IndustryBPF Survey - Continuing Optimism in UK Plastics Industry
BPF member firms signalled a buoyant start to the New Year in the Federation's latest Business Conditions Survey published on the 23 February 2011. The majority of the 80 respondents to the Survey were confident of a growth in UK sales turnover over 2011.
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Input Costs Push Up Prices For Plastics ProductsInput Costs Push Up Prices For Plastics Products
The British Plastics Federation has warned that the major increases in plastics raw material prices experienced by processors will lead inevitably to further rises in the price of plastics products.
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BPF Seminar to Showcase Rotational Moulding Design Innovation BPF Seminar to Showcase Rotational Moulding Design Innovation
The BPF will host its second Design Innovation in Rotational Moulding seminar at PDM on the18th May 2011 following the success of last year’s event.
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Save the Olympics Stadium Plastics Wrap - Plastics Industry offers ideasSave the Olympics Stadium Plastics Wrap - Plastics Industry offers ideas
The BPF is backing the London Olympics organisers’ call for tenders from companies willing to supply and fund the plastics wrap around the main stadium.
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Innovation “open door” in energy saving competitionInnovation “open door” in energy saving competition
The Materials KTN has a competition open featuring innovation in energy saving for the plastics and rubber industries. What a great opportunity! If you are already undertaking some small or large projects in your company you are likely to be eligible to enter.
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Plastics from greenhouse gas are no dream, says Bayer Plastics from greenhouse gas are no dream, says Bayer
If this scale-up project is successful not only will highly insulating polymer products be created utilising CO2 but the CO2 will be scrubbed from the emissions from a coal fired power-station. It works at lab-scale, now Euro 4.5 million is available to take this “dream” to the next stage
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Polymers HALp the elderly to lift and move with an exoskeleton Polymers HALp the elderly to lift and move with an exoskeleton
Bayer MaterialScience is supplying high-quality material for an innovative exoskeleton designed to support the human motor function and strength. Robot Suit ® HAL®, developed and manufactured by the Japanese company CYBERDYNE, is now on show at the Bayer MaterialScience stand at the world’s biggest plastics fair K 2010 in Düsseldorf.
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Diesel from end of life plastics will be made in London this year Diesel from end of life plastics will be made in London this year
Sita says it will build 10 plants across the UK to convert end of life plastic into diesel fuel. The company will commission the first plant in London this year. Combined, the 10 proposed plants will convert 60,000 tonnes of mixed waste plastic per year to produce four million litres of diesel. The company proposes to build two to three conversion plants per year.
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Insurance Premium Tax (IPT)Insurance Premium Tax (IPT)
Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) was first introduced on October 1, 1994, by the Concervative Government as a single 2.5% rate tax on insurance
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