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World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Today is the United Nations’ World Day for Safety and Health at Work. This annual international campaign promotes safe, healthy and decent working environments, and has been observed by the International Labor Organization since 2003. “Having a passion for safety, health and the environment (SHE)” is Lucite International’s number one priority and a core value […]

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sachaGRACE – Pure Luxury. Celestial Beauty.

When talented designer Sacha was hired by Grace to design her basement family living space, they struggled to find accent tables to suit her personal taste. Through their search, not only did they discover a strong creative connection in integrating unexpected materials and silhouettes to create custom furniture pieces, it sparked the idea of what […]

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Inspiring Women: Alex Plummer

Alex Plummer joined Lucite International (LI) in February 2011 and has been in her current role of Logistics Manager for six years. We asked her about her career with the Company.   Tell us about the learning and development opportunities? I’ve been able to develop in my role not just from the learning about our business, […]

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Inspiring Women: Kerry Duncan

To mark International Women’s Day, we announced a series of features celebrating the many talented women working at Lucite International (LI). Kerry Duncan, EMEA IT Manager based at our Cassel site in the UK, spoke to us about her career so far.   I first joined the Company – then ICI – in September 1989, […]

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Taking a closer look at the Methacrylates Markets

Malcolm Kidd, Commercial Director for EMEA Monomers, shares his valuable insight into the dynamics of today’s methacrylate monomers market.   Global dynamics Recent developments have provided a strong and timely reminder of the fact that the MMA market has developed over the last decade to become truly global, and will now surely continue to be […]

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Inspiring Women: Clare Wheeler

To mark International Women’s Day, we announced a series of features celebrating the many talented women working at Lucite International (LI). Clare Wheeler, Manufacturing Improvement Team Leader at our Newton Aycliffe site in the UK, spoke to us about her time with us so far.   When did you join LI? CW: February 2005. How […]

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Inspiring Tomorrow’s Talent

Lucite International Singapore Pte Ltd (LISPL) continues to support an internship program started in 2014, which gives two Chemical Engineering students from Singapore Polytechnic a 24-week taste of what life is like on a busy manufacturing plant. Ong Beng Lee, the Technical Manager at LISPL and line supervisor for the two students, introduced us to […]

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Inspiring Women: Tricia Foster

To mark International Women’s Day, we announced a series of features celebrating the many talented women working at Lucite International (LI). Tricia Foster, Reliability Engineer at our Fite Road site in the US, spoke to us about her career so far.     I joined LI in January 2013 and I’ve been in the role of […]

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Inspiring Women: Catherine Lloyd

To mark International Women’s Day, we announced a series of features celebrating the many talented women working at Lucite International (LI). Next up in this series, we speak to Catherine Lloyd, Graduate Process Engineer at our Cassel site in the UK, about her career so far.   When did you join LI? CL: September 2012 […]

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Equal opportunities for all – working at Lucite International

A 2012 employment study at Yale University recognized that a striking imbalance exists in the science field. Researchers found that, between identically qualified applicants to a laboratory manager position, those with male names were viewed as more competent and therefore more likely to be hired than their female counterparts. This alone is sobering enough, yet […]

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