Swinburne Lecture to explore process structuring of polymers

The 2008 Swinburne Lecture, ‘Process Structuring of Polymers', will be held on 17 September at the National Science Learning Centre in York.

The Polymer Society seminar programme at Interplas

The Polymer Society has organised an exciting seminar programme for the plastics manufacturing industry as part of the Interplas 2008 conference.

Institute Fellows receive Royal Academy of Engineering recognition

Several Institute Fellows have recently become Fellows of the UK’s Royal Academy of Engineering.

New designs for Unilever drinks

Unilever Foods has launched a R&D Centre of Excellence for Drinks in the UK, which includes a Packaging Technology Centre at the Colworth Laboratory near Sharnbrook, UK.

Laying waste to bad design

Designing out waste was on the agenda at the Starpack Summit – The Packaging Dilemma, The Consumer Challenge, held on 22 May in London, UK.