Thermoplastic breakdown - improved performance and biodegradability

Iron and natural fatty acids have been added to thermoplastics to improve the performance of barrier packaging and enable biodegradability

P&DE Board Reports Progress on Member Survey feedback

Following on from the membership survey in 2011,

Nominations invited for Beilby Award 2013

The Beilby award recognises significant contributions to applied materials science, chemical engineering or energy efficiency

For shale signs - Factors for and against fracking

Fracking for shale gas in the UK is a controversial topic. A Law Society debate considered the evidence