Bigger on the Inside

Here’s a great example of Lucite International (LI) people embracing the Company vision of shaping the future together. There are many talented creatives among us and it’s fantastic to see the LICC (LI’s plant in China) team’s energy and passion for acrylic result in such an array of design ideas for the material. Small team, […]

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Lucite International’s Young Scientists awarded professional registration

Natasha Connor and Robin Gibson are part of the first group of Young Scientists (YS) to have achieved professional registration status with the Royal Society of Chemistry. As one of the UK’s oldest established institutions, the Society recently reached out to TTE Technical Training Group and Teesside University (where Natasha and Robin studied while working […]

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Designers love LuciteLux®

As lovers of our own LuciteLux® acrylic brand (known as Perspex® in EMEA), we care about design and believe in creating exciting products that transform brilliant ideas into reality without compromising on creative vision. From the interiors of Marriott Hotels and the countertop displays of leading cosmetic brands to a dome at Burning Man and […]

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Runner-up of the JUST IMAGINE Awards 2015: ENVELEX “floating shelf” system

The next time you’re in a Golden Nugget Casino bar and find yourself staring at a floating shelf, don’t blame it on the drinks. The runner-up of the JUST IMAGINE Awards 2015 was Envel Design for its luminous ENVELEX “floating shelf” system, featured in the “Cadillac Bar” at the Golden Nugget Casinos in both Las Vegas […]

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EcoVadis Gold Sustainability Award for Lucite International

We are delighted to have achieved the internationally recognised EcoVadis Gold Award for our Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Visibility of where companies are on their sustainability journey and how their supply chains operate are becoming more important to our customers.  We are therefore, especially proud to be ranked in the top 2% of all suppliers assessed […]

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Light sculpture wins 2015 LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards

We’re delighted to announce “Crossing Signal Mosaic”, a light sculpture installation in Emeryville, California, USA is the winner of our third annual LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards. Part of the City of Emeryville Art in Public Places Program, “Crossing Signal Mosaic” by artist Thérèse Lahaie integrates LuciteLux® Spectrum in Opal White acrylic with programmed LED technology. […]

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Talented young designers recognised in our Acrylic Design Competition

University students entering our seventh annual Acrylic Design Competition (ADC) in China were challenged with a new brief this year. They were asked to consider ‘Using Acrylic with the Sun to: Heat your play, Light your way, and Cool your day!’ Warmth, illumination and the use of energy were recurring themes in the winning entries. […]

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TTE 25th Anniversary event recognises Cassel Apprentices

The Teesside Technical Training group (TTE) has just celebrated its 25th anniversary having helped more than 6500 local young people and technicians globally to gain industry skills and qualifications. Originally formed by ICI and British Steel, the organisation maintains excellent, close ties with Lucite International (LI). This close relationship has helped LI’s Cassel site in […]

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New apprentices provide fresh boost of energy

What a fantastic time to be an apprentice at Lucite International (LI)! We recently shared with you the experiences of our US interns, and now we’ve got news of our biggest intake of apprentices in many years at our Cassel site in the north east of England; two national award winners; a scheme that looks […]

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Recognising design talent in Taiwan

A team from KMC (Kaohsiung Monomer Company), the joint venture between Lucite International and China Petrochemical Development Corporation, has paid tribute to the rising stars of design at an awards ceremony held in their honour at Yunlin National University of Science and Technology. Over the past 14 years, KMC has established its Acrylic Design Contest […]

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