TufCoat™ – the new scratch and abrasion resistance PMMA

Welcome to a new generation of acrylic polymer technology from Lucite International. TufCoat™ is specifically designed to provide proven enhanced scratch and abrasion resistance for injection moulding applications. The introduction of TufCoat™ by Lucite International demonstrates our continued willingness and technical ability to provide bespoke acrylic polymer grades to meet the requirements of our customers. […]

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New Perspex® Royals – The jewels in the Perspex® acrylic crown

2018 is set to be the year of the British Royal family. With two weddings, two babies, and the Queen marking the 65th year of her Coronation in 2018, never in the history of the House of Windsor has there been so much to celebrate. In honour of this, and the many other Royal celebrations across Europe, […]

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Seeing is believing: Perspex® Light at Light+Building 2018

The Perspex® acrylic team is currently exhibiting its latest range for lighting at the world’s leading trade fair for lighting, Light+Building 2018 in Messe Frankfurt in Germany. The brand new range of Perspex® Light acrylic, including Perspex® Edge and Perspex® Diffuse branded products have a multitude of applications, from commercial and retail use, to ambient […]

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Lucite® SPA reimagines color with new Metallix™ shades

Lucite International (LI) has reimagined the emotional connection between color and the art of relaxation at the 2017 International Pool, Spa and Patio Expo (IPSPE), held in Orlando, Florida. The show attracts over 10,000 people to visit 525 exhibitors showcasing the latest trends and technologies.   Lucite® SPA is LI’s cast acrylic for spa surfaces. […]

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Contemporary ‘Time’ in the Modern World

Tempus is a unique, state of the art, illuminated timepiece by long-standing Perspex® acrylic fan, artist and designer, Ben Rousseau. It is inspired by science fiction films and luxury sports car instruments and simply screams to be looked at. And guess what? It features lots and lots of clever Perspex® cast acrylic that is perfect […]

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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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