Lucite International Joins Engineering for Growth Partnership

  Lucite International (LI) is partnering with the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Engineering for Growth campaign to highlight the massive contribution engineering makes to innovation and the UK economy. The company is collaborating with other leading technology firms, engineering bodies, and the government to demonstrate the economic impact and societal benefits delivered by engineering, which contributes […]

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Continued Commitment to Safety

In April, Ian Lambert CEO Lucite International (LI) wrote about subtle signs of market optimism in his first article for the LI blog. As we enter the third quarter of the year, these remain but trading conditions around the world continue to be challenging. “Concerns about the Eurozone debt crisis, and its subsequent impact on […]

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New ‘Color my Spa’ Design Tool

While some manufacturers talk a good color story, at Lucite International color is part of our DNA and has remained a passion throughout our 75-year heritage. Recently we enhanced our impressive color story by adding the exciting new ‘Color my Spa‘ feature to our website. With the US summer coaxing the winter-weary outdoors, spas and […]

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LuciteLux® Wins Again at SEGD in San Francisco

The LuciteLux® team are celebrating again after winning “Best Booth” at SEGD in San Francisco just a few weeks after LuciteLux® Impressions was voted Best in Show at Global Shop in Chicago. The annual event run by the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD) is the only international conference focused on communication design for the […]

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Better Together

It is four years since Lucite International (LI) became a part of Mitsubishi Rayon Corporation Ltd (MRC) on the 28 May 2009. In that time the businesses have come closer together, growing ever stronger and further strengthening the position as the world’s largest supplier of MMA, the essential building block for all acrylics. At LI […]

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Taiwan Students Showcase Acrylic Design Skills

More than 1200 young design students from Taiwan showcased their innovative approach towards the use of acrylics in the 12th Acrylic Creative Design Contest organised by Kaohsiung Monomer Company (KMC), a joint venture company created by Lucite International and China Petroleum Development Company. Earlier this month the competition culminated in 23 students celebrating awards for […]

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LuciteLux® Pinterest Giveaway

Today, Lucite International, launched a Pinterest giveaway to bring attention to its inaugural JUST IMAGINE Awards program. Followers of LuciteLux®’s JUST IMAGINE Awards board on Pinterest have a chance to win one of three prizes made with LuciteLux®: a vintage handbag, an Alexis Bittar cuff bracelet and a Jonathan Adler vase. “LuciteLux® is revered by […]

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Staying Focused on Sustainability

As a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of acrylic-based products, actively keeping the planet healthy is at the heart of our strategic planning and production processes. Such environmental considerations – alongside economic, social and cultural factors – define how we operate globally and we either meet, or exceed, current requirements at all […]

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Lucite International’s Largest MMA Facility Breaks All-Time Production Record

The Cassel site in the North East of England has broken an all time record for monthly production of MMA – achieving 20,545tes during March 2013. As Lucite International’s (LI) largest MMA production facility this is a significant achievement for the team and demonstrates how LI’s philosophy of continuous improvement combined with a systematic process […]

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Launch of LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards

Today, Lucite International launched the inaugural LuciteLux® JUST IMAGINE Awards at GlobalShop 2013 and announced the prestigious panel of judges who will select the winner: Alexandra Von Furstenberg, designer of modern furniture and president of AVF, LLC Anne-Louise Ewen, fine artist and Lucite® painter/sculptor Jamer Hunt, chair of urban and transdisciplinary design at Parsons The […]

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