Acrylic boost to Taiwan’s agricultural sector

Increasing consciousness of the need to protect our world for future generations means that industries, individuals and businesses everywhere are looking for ways to make a difference. Government policies put in place to support this movement, with saving energy and cutting carbon emissions as top priorities, require a commitment to change, along with new technologies […]

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Mini Museum

Mini Museum is a pocket-sized collection of rare specimens from Earth and beyond. It houses unique, carefully selected contents spanning billions of years. These wonderful products are made using Lucite® acrylic resin, and they are also crafted by one of our long-term customers, Meisner Acrylic Castings. Creator and Chief Curator of Mini Museum, Hans Fex […]

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What’s in a new Lucite® SPA color?

Each year the Lucite® SPA acrylic team, based at Lucite International’s (LI) Americas HQ in Memphis, TN, launches a new range of colors to spa manufacturers and dealers across the region. We go behind the scenes to find out what’s involved in bringing these new colors to market.   The journey from color trend prediction […]

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Lucite® SPA at IPSPE 2016, New Orleans

The 2016 International Pool, Spa & Patio Expo (IPSPE) in New Orleans was the perfect place for Lucite International (LI) to announce the addition of two new colors, Whispering Winds and 7th Heaven, to the Lucite® SPA range. The event ran from November 2-4 and featured over 525 manufacturers showcasing the latest trends and technologies. […]

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Wall of light at London offices

Inplas, one of the most experienced Perspex® approved fabricators, recently specified Perspex® Polar Frost acrylic for an impressive illuminated reception wall at a central London office redevelopment. Supplied by Perspex Distribution Ltd, Inplas worked closely with another long-term partner, Signcraft, to design and fit the statement installation. Close customer relationships, great products, shared vision and […]

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New-wave LEDs open the door to PMMA in future lighting

The lighting sector has long been a key area of development potential and commercial focus for Lucite International’s (LI) downstream businesses. Over time, we’ve seen some significant changes in the nature of technical developments in lighting, which have given us regular opportunities to re-evaluate our own offer for the sector. While any change brings its […]

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Perspex® Pods at Clerkenwell Design Week

Frem Group, one of our UK-based customers, showcased one of their most recent innovations, the Dimension Lite Pod featuring Perspex® acrylic, at this year’s Clerkenwell Design Week in London. Frem Group is a leading UK-based manufacturer of innovative office, reception and meeting room furniture and storage solutions. Passionate about providing solutions and unbound by convention, […]

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Perspex® Sweet Pastels – So far, so sweet!

  Following on from the news we shared recently about the launch of the Perspex® Sweet Pastels acrylic range, we caught up with Jenna-leigh Harrison, Marketing and Communications Assistant for the EMEA acrylic sheet business, to see how the range has been received and what’s next. Jenna said: “We have been really happy to hear […]

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15th KMC Acrylic Creative Design Contest

  The 15th Acrylic Creative Design Contest Awards ceremony was held by KMC, Lucite International’s operation in Taiwan, on 21 May. Almost 400 people from across the country, including 250 students and teachers and 150 manufacturers, joined in the celebratory event to honour the ideas and creative solutions that resulted from the last year of […]

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Spotlight on LuciteLux®

It was a busy spring for the LuciteLux® acrylic team in the US as they hit the road to Las Vegas. First stop was GlobalShop, 24-26 March, with a fantastic booth, newly enhanced with an education zone and bespoke exhibit pieces from our fabricator partners, followed by a return to the city for HD Expo, […]

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