EPCA 2018 – Lucite International heads to Vienna

Members of Lucite International’s (LI) commercial team are set to attend the 52nd EPCA Annual Meeting in Vienna, Austria next month. Europe’s largest chemicals industry event will this year be dedicated to “Petrochemicals and the Low-Carbon Economy: Versatile Solutions for Greater Sustainability”. More than 2,000 delegates from across the globe are expected to attend this […]

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WSH Performance Awards 2018

The annual Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Awards recognize companies and individuals who have upheld high safety and health standards at their workplaces, including Lucite International Singapore (LISPL). Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) Manager at LISPL, Tan Soo Hong, gave more insight.   This year, 158 companies and individuals were honoured at the WSH Awards […]

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Meet the team: Natasha Connor

Natasha Connor started working for Lucite International (LI) at Cassel site in 2011 as a Laboratory Analyst Apprentice. Through her hard work and dedication and the continued support from LI through training and development, Natasha has become the Laboratory Supervisor. We speak to Natasha to find out more about her journey with LI. Describe working […]

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Three interns, three months, immeasurable difference

Lucite International’s (LI) Fite Road facility in the US has recently enlisted the help of three interns to support its new computer maintenance management software (CMMS) system, which will improve data accuracy on the plant. Reliability Engineer, Victor Foster proposed the idea of hiring interns who could dedicate their time to this project. He explains […]

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Celebrating our Apprentices Success

TTE Technical Training Group is the UK’s leading provider of technical training to the oil and gas, process, manufacturing and engineering sectors. At its recent awards ceremony, our Instrumentation/Electrical apprentice Luke Marshall, who studied at TTE alongside gaining experience at Lucite International (LI), was presented with the most prestigious Managing Directors 2018 Award! At the […]

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Acrylic: Fashion & Beauty

Acrylic has remained hugely popular in the fashion and beauty industry for decades. From handbags, accessories and shoes, to makeup organizers and displaying the world’s biggest brands, it’s a clear trend-setter! The design flexibility of acrylic makes it an ideal material solution whether in creating a one-off statement piece or injecting excitement and energy into […]

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Thinking innovatively at Lucite International China

Being innovative, questioning what might be and pushing the frontiers for acrylic in Asia and the world beyond are nothing new for the Lucite International team in China (LICC). However, a recent ‘Leader’s Path for Innovation’ workshop held in Shanghai’s Congming suburb took the potential for team creativity to a whole new level. This novel […]

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Through the eyes of an intern at Lucite International

Sarah Zhu is working as an intern at our Lucite International Shanghai offices in China. For eight months, Sarah will be working as a Customer Service Representative (CSR) alongside current employees to gain valuable skills and experience. We speak to Sarah to find out about her current responsibilities and plans for the future. What are […]

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Acrylic: Health and Medical

It’s no surprise that acrylic is all around us; we come across it being used in and around towns and cities, art and architecture, in our homes and vehicles, even at sea. What may come as a surprise, however, is that acrylic is often used within the health and medical sector, helping to improve our […]

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Silver medal win at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018

The Myeloma UK Garden has received a Silver Gilt medal at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018. The garden explores the juxtaposition between contemporary sculptures and naturalistic planting, featuring a gigantic Perspex® acrylic sculpture. The garden is designed by John Everiss and Francesca Murrell with the objective of increasing awareness for Myeloma, an incurable form […]

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