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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Serving Those Who Serve Our Company

Living and breathing our core value of working together as a team helps us to shape a closer, more connected business at Lucite International (LI). Through collaborated efforts and caring for each other, LI employees are able to gain knowledge, share ideas and participate in an open and honest forum of discussion. This endeavor doesn’t […]

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A little help for local communities across the globe

As a company committed to improving people’s lives and making the world a better place, Lucite International (LI) is always seeking ways to do its bit to contribute. And ‘being a caring neighbour’ is one of our most important values that drives us in this respect. Looking back over the past few months, we’ve managed […]

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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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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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Through the eyes of an intern at Lucite International

Students are drawn to Lucite International’s (LI) US internship programme in various ways: some hear about it from family or friends’ parents who are LI employees, some learn about the programme through college administrators. However they join, their experiences are a valuable insight into the workings of our Company. Last week we introduced two of […]

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Internship programme – adding value all round

Lucite International’s (LI) internship programme in the US offers the best and brightest college students an opportunity to nurture their passions, develop their career potential and network with people around the world. Each student brings with them their own skill set and perspective to our business. We caught up with four of our 2015 interns, […]

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Catalysis speeds its way to centre stage

Remember sitting in Chemistry, the teacher explaining catalysis to you and you nodded at what seemed to be a fairly straightforward concept; increasing the rate of a chemical reaction by adding a special substance called a catalyst? Well Dr Jonathan Iggo, Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry at Liverpool University, has a wider view to share. He commented: “Catalysis is a key […]

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Happy International Youth Day

Celebrating the achievements of the world’s youth and to encourage their participation in enhancing society, the United Nations’ (UN) International Youth Day theme for this year is “Youth Civic Engagement.” We’d like to recognise some of the contributions the “youth” at Lucite International (LI) is making and the ways we support them for mutual development. […]

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