Plastics in Society

//Plastics in Society

Rapra Technology

2016-12-06T05:35:39+00:00

Receiverships and liquidations across the plastics and rubber processing sectors have become only too familiar as the attrition of UK manufacture in the face of cheaper locations mounted during the 2004-06 period. Every supplier of [...]

Rapra Technology 2016-12-06T05:35:39+00:00

Synthetic Fibres, From Dreams To Reality

2016-12-06T05:35:42+00:00

Synthetic fibres are a 20th century phenomenon - with the advent of nylon, polyester and the ever more complex engineered fibres of today - but people had dreamt of artificial fibres for centuries past. In [...]

Synthetic Fibres, From Dreams To Reality 2016-12-06T05:35:42+00:00

Puck among the Plastics

2016-12-06T05:35:43+00:00

Puck among the Plastics Percy Reboul delves into the PHS archives and comes up with this gem from the Xylonite Magazine 1935.    Probably every manufacturer receives from time to time suggestions for the improvement [...]

Puck among the Plastics 2016-12-06T05:35:43+00:00

Natural Rubber: The Years That Changed The World

2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00

Have you ever watched a film at the cinema or on television where the first few minutes are taken up by snippets of totally unrelated stories and, only as the film develops do these weave [...]

Natural Rubber: The Years That Changed The World 2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00