Polymer waste

Reusing waste polymers

Materials World magazine
Converting mixed waste plastics and rubbers – including tyres, toys, toothbrushes and even carpets – into feedstock aromatic chemicals may be closer to reality. The Polyflow process works with a mixture of co-polymers and extrusions that would otherwise have gone to landfill.

Energy from Waste and Biomass co-sponsors required

C ompanies are being invited to sponsor a student to attend the Energy from Waste and Biomass one - day event in March 2009 , as a way of encouraging young people to engage with science and engineering .

Student Starpack Award for Graduates

Design graduates with aspirations for a career in packaging design have the chance to show off their talents by entering the new Student Starpack Award for Graduates.

Last opportunity to enter IOM3 Medals and Prizes 2009

Candidates have until 19 December to submit nomination forms for the IOM3 Medals and Prizes 2009.

SWWPG Concorde Visit June 2008

South Wales and Western Polymer Group
South Wales and Western Polymer Group and friends visit Concorde at Airbus, Filton on 21 June 2008.