Taking a closer look at the EAME Monomers Market

This month, members of Lucite International (LI)’s Commercial Team attended the EPCA Annual Meeting in Berlin, where more than 2,500 delegates came together from all over the globe for the four day event. The team heard from customers and suppliers about the latest picture in the EAME and global methacrylates market on how the plastics and […]

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Grand Opening of Exhibition at MAD, NYC featuring LuciteLux®

Lucite International (LI), announced recently a partnership with the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) that included the in-kind donation of LuciteLux® acrylic material used to make display pedestals for the highly anticipated ‘Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital’ exhibition. Opening today, ‘Out of Hand’ is the first major museum show to examine the impact […]

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Join the Global Leader in Acrylics

At Lucite International (LI) we are committed to recruiting the very best talent in the chemical industry and creating opportunities for the next generation of innovators, engineers and business leaders. The LI UK Graduate Training Programme provides opportunities in chemical, mechanical and instrument/electrical engineering and attracts applicants from top universities, especially those with a strong […]

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Lucite International win Manufacturing Business of the Year Award

Lucite International’s (LI) Darwen site, proudly accepted the Manufacturing Business of the Year Award at the Chemicals Northwest Awards 2013 Dinner in Manchester last night. The team were given the prestigious award by the judges due to their swift response to the turbulent market conditions over the years- implementing actions and improvements to address the […]

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Manufacturing Milestone for the Speciality Resins and Polymers business

In September, Lucite International’s Speciality Resins and Polymers (LISPR) business marked the 25 year anniversary of the first batch of Colacryl® produced on the Newton Aycliffe site. The first batch was used as a coating for high-heel shoes but today it is sold globally for use in a wide range of industries. Colacryl® is an […]

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Committed to investing in apprentices

This month seven new college and school leavers (pictured) embarked on their first step towards a career in the chemical industry with an apprenticeship at Lucite International (LI)’s Cassel site in the North East of England. LI is committed to providing opportunities to school leavers who are interested in taking up an apprenticeship in a […]

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Celebrating 50 years of Diakon® at Rozenburg

On Saturday 21st September, Lucite International (LI)’s Rozenburg celebrated 50 years of producing Diakon® on site. The Rozenburg site, based in The Netherlands, manufactures Diakon® bespoke PMMA polymer solutions, which are used in cosmetic packaging, lighting, medical diagnostics equipment and fascia for electronic appliances amongst other applications. The plant has a dedicated team of talented […]

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Perspex Distribution Limited- 10 Magnificent Years

This month Perspex Distribution Limited (PDL) is celebrating its 10th anniversary. We wanted to share the remarkable story of how, under the strong leadership of the company’s Managing Director, Keith Piggott, and through the commitment of his loyal team, PDL has become the UK market leader in the supply of cast sheet acrylic and achieved […]

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Lucite International continues to attract talent

Over 2000 Lucite International (LI) people serve customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. They are the unique energy and driving force behind our distinctive business, which continues to expand into new product and geographic markets as the demand for acrylic products grows. LI people go further every day. They are creative, share a wealth […]

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Adreani Gioielli – A passion for Perspex® acrylic

The JUST IMAGINE Awards were introduced in the US earlier this year to celebrate the creativity and innovation of designers who have chosen to work with LuciteLux®. As the deadline to enter closes later this month on September 27th, we are speaking to a range of designers who have specialised in using LuciteLux® or Perspex®, […]

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