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Natural Colour Composite Masonry Pavers Made from Recycled Rubber and Plastics.Natural Colour Composite Masonry Pavers Made from Recycled Rubber and Plastics.
When VAST Enterprises wanted to offer the construction industry a &lsquo;green&rsquo; alternative to conventional paving systems, it developed a composite masonry paver system made entirely of recycled tires and plastic bottles.
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New Material From Ebalta Reduces Dust in Tool MakingNew Material From Ebalta Reduces Dust in Tool Making
Ebalta have launched a new tooling board and now switched production to in house production for all tooling boards with density 1 kg/l. The new range of boards has been thoroughly tested in the market and is now available for sale.
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UK Surfboards from Natural MaterialsUK Surfboards from Natural Materials
Because of the green agenda there is currently a great deal of interest in natural materials across all sectors. The Polymer Sector of the Materials KTN has been investigating the degree to which natural fibres are being used in sports applications (a highly technical area for the top class athletes).
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PVC 2011 Brighton Conference Launched – The World’s Leading Forum on VinylPVC 2011 Brighton Conference Launched – The World’s Leading Forum on Vinyl
PVC 2011 is returning to Brighton 12-14 April, with a full programme of presentations, networking and idea sharing.
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Moneycorp Reviews The Gobal Currency SituationMoneycorp Reviews The Gobal Currency Situation
Business Support network member Moneycorp, have reviewed the gloabl currency situation, and written their findings of the last 6 months
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Budget Update - Good For PensionsBudget Update - Good For Pensions
The recent emergency Budget provided surprisingly good news for pension investors according to Business Support Network member Greystone.
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Axion Polymers offers first product with Carbon Reduction Label in UK and Europe Axion Polymers offers first product with Carbon Reduction Label in UK and Europe
Axion Polymers is the first polymer producer in the UK and Europe – to offer customers a product with the Carbon Reduction Label - Axpoly® PS13 post-consumer recycled polystyrene derived from retail packaging waste.
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Recycling Council opts for full BPF membershipRecycling Council opts for full BPF membership
The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has announced that the BPF Recycling Council (BPFRC) is to be fully integrated into the Federation as from January 1st 2011 and in its new identity as the BPF Recycling Group, it will be a fully fledged business group within the Federation’s structure.
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BPF invites member input in response to DEFRA Waste consultationBPF invites member input in response to DEFRA Waste consultation
The BPF will be responding to the second stage of DEFRA and the Welsh Assembly Government’s (WAG) Transposition of the Revised Waste Framework Directive consultation and are keen to incorporate the views of its Members in its response.
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BPF’s Business Conditions Survey signals industry confidence in recession recoveryBPF’s Business Conditions Survey signals industry confidence in recession recovery
The results of the British Plastics Federation’s (BPF) Business Conditions Survey 2010 have signalled industry confidence in post recession recovery with 73% of all respondents forecasting an increase in UK Sales Turnover in the next twelve months.
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“Polymer REACH” Project Assesses State-Of-The-Art Across Europe“Polymer REACH” Project Assesses State-Of-The-Art Across Europe
A major European collaborative project focusing on the REACH legislation has identified a number of key factors which will provide fundamental help in steering the project going forward, for the benefit of polymer companies across Europe.
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EU funded project to address energy anxieties in the plastics processing industry EU funded project to address energy anxieties in the plastics processing industry
The Energywise Plastics Project Consortium has conducted a European-wide survey to benchmark the level of knowledge of plastics processors in relation to energy management and efficiency.
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BPF: Plastics are a strong contender in London 2012 Olympic sustainability effortBPF: Plastics are a strong contender in London 2012 Olympic sustainability effort
The use of a variety of plastic products throughout the London 2012 Olympic sites has positioned the material as a significant player in the Games’ sustainability effort, says the BPF. 
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Processors held back by material shortages, says BPFProcessors held back by material shortages, says BPF
Shortages of some key polymers and associated raw material price increases are holding back sectors of the plastics processing industry, the BPF said today.
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POVOAS Credit PTIC with Improving Plant EfficiencyPOVOAS Credit PTIC with Improving Plant Efficiency
POVOAS Credit PTIC with Improving Plant Efficiency
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Plastics in the airPlastics in the air
The revolutionary Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the first ever aircraft to be made of 50% carbon fibre composite material, will make its international debut at the on Sunday 18th July at the Farnborough Airshow.
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Lords, Ladies, Fashion and PolymersLords, Ladies, Fashion and Polymers
On 7th June 2010, the Materials KTN turned the House of Lords into a fashion exhibition, complete with catwalk, for its annual evening reception.
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David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science Announces an 8.4 Million Investment in Plastic ElectronicsDavid Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science Announces an 8.4 Million Investment in Plastic Electronics
Thirteen businesses have been successful in winning the funding via two competitions run by the Technology Strategy Board. They will help to cement the UK as a world leader in this emerging field.
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IDC examines Plastics in Medical devices at PDM 2010IDC examines Plastics in Medical devices at PDM 2010
The international product development agency, Industrial Design Consultancy Ltd (IDC), was selected to discuss the merits of plastics in design innovation as part of the speaker programme at this years PDM show in Telford 18-20 May 2010.
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David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science Announces a £8.4 Million Investment in Plastic ElectronicsDavid Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science Announces a £8.4 Million Investment in Plastic Electronics
Thirteen businesses have secured funding to help cement the UK as a world leader in the emerging field of plastics electronics.
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Simulation: the Vehicle to Improve Designs and Technology  Simulation: the Vehicle to Improve Designs and Technology
This presentation organised by the Society of Polymer Engineers will describe the benefits of simulation software for thermoforming (T-Sim) and blow moulding (B-Sim)
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Material Cost Increases Hit ProcessorsMaterial Cost Increases Hit Processors
Alexandre Dangis talks about the mounting raw material cost increases sustained by Europe's plastics processors
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Modern Manufacturing in the UKModern Manufacturing in the UK
BPF participates in post-election lunch briefing at Parliament on the 15th June. The issues surrounding modern manufacturing in the UK were discussed between politicians and business leaders.
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BPF response to DEFRA consultation paper: 56.9% 2020 target ‘unrealistic’BPF response to DEFRA consultation paper: 56.9% 2020 target ‘unrealistic’
In its response to DEFRA’s recent Packaging consultation the BPF strongly disagreed with the 56.9% 2020 plastics packaging recycling target and the proposal to split plastics recycling by polymer type.
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BPF comments on ‘positives’ and ‘negatives’ of today’s Emergency Budget statement BPF comments on ‘positives’ and ‘negatives’ of today’s Emergency Budget statement
The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has commented on today’s Emergency Budget statement made by earlier Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne.
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European Commission Funding for SME's in the Plastics SectorEuropean Commission Funding for SME's in the Plastics Sector
In the coming months the European Commission are looking to fund R&D for large organisations and SMEs within the plastics sector.
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Flambeau EuroPlast acquires Quest Consumer Products and Stadium Building Products Flambeau EuroPlast acquires Quest Consumer Products and Stadium Building Products
Flambeau EuroPlast Ltd has completed the acquisition of Quest Consumer Products Ltd and Stadium Building Products from Stadium Group plc.
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Vinyl 2010 ProgressVinyl 2010 Progress
The European PVC industry's Voluntary Commitment , Vinyl 2010, has reported on the progress made towards achieving its goals to recycle more and to phase out the use of lead stabilisers
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The BPF’S UK Manufacturing Association alliance highlight industry 'threats' and 'opportunities' in letter to Chancellor The BPF’S UK Manufacturing Association alliance highlight industry 'threats' and 'opportunities' in letter to Chancellor
The BPF and its Eight Association alliance submitted a substantial letter to the Chancellor George Osbourne, presenting their views and proposals to be taken account of ahead of the forthcoming Emergency Budget statement on the 22nd June 2010.
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EURECOMP ProjectEURECOMP Project
The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is involved in a European Research and Development project to develop composites recycling across the European transport industry.
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