Plastics in Society

Reflections On A Consultant's Role In The Plastic Industry

2016-11-16T08:29:59+00:00

It is well over thirty years now since I answered an advertisement in the daily press, was interviewed and engaged for work at the BX Plastics Research Station, Lawford Place, roughly midway between Colchester and [...]

Reflections On A Consultant's Role In The Plastic Industry 2016-11-16T08:29:59+00:00

Birkbys: A Name For 130 Years

2016-12-06T05:35:31+00:00

Birkbys has not only enjoyed an unbroken existence at Liversedge, West Yorkshire, since its foundation in 1867, but has been continuously engaged in the plastics industry from the early years of this century following the [...]

Birkbys: A Name For 130 Years 2016-12-06T05:35:31+00:00

From Bakelite To Teflon

2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

Marshall Naul, retired chemical engineer and patentee, Granville, Ohio recalls a career immersed in phenolic resin, laminates and mouldings. Bakelite phenolic resin was vital to US industrial progress. Marshall Haul explains the part he played [...]

From Bakelite To Teflon 2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

The Burden Of Recycling

2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00

Another look at a burning issue for the plastics industry of today which we judge will in due time be seen as an important historic landmark. 'The intention was to bring to a close the [...]

The Burden Of Recycling 2016-12-06T05:35:38+00:00