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Rutland Plastics


Rutland Plastics PHS Chairman Steve Akhurst reports on Rutland Plastics. Figure 1. An early company van. Note the old format telephone number. From the smallest English county comes a story of enterprise, ingenuity and perseverance. [...]

Cast Phenolic Resins


Cast resins form a most interesting section of the phenolics field, with many outstandingly colourful, attractive and collectable products. The author spent his early working life in this area with the famous specialist company Catalin [...]

The Story Of Sandwich Moulding


A recent article in the Plastiquarian Number 34, Summer 2005, told the Story of ICI Plastics Division up to about 1974 in which reference was made to the Sandwich Moulding process that was developed at [...]