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The latest in packaging news

Materials World magazine
From smart packaging to promoting polymers in schools, Natalie Daniels looks at the latest in polymers and packaging.

Challenging the creep deformation theory

Materials World magazine
New research that challenges the creep deformation theory could change how some materials are formulated. Natalie Daniels speaks to Rajiv Mishra about his team’s breakthrough

This month in history: the Chunnel breakthrough

Materials World magazine
26 years ago, British and French engineers met 100 metres beneath the English Channel. Simon Frost writes, Ashley Cooper illustrates.

Researchers make plastic from pulp

Materials World magazine
Researchers have found a way to turn a waste product of the pulp industry into a bio-based plastic, Simon Frost reports.