Exquisite Craftsmanship to mark Diamond Jubilee

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012 brought together two British companies with a shared passion for craftsmanship, precision and innovation. They have now completed a magnificent, floor-standing clock in Perspex® Clear cast acrylic, which now resides in the Queen’s London residence, Buckingham Palace. Zone Creations has a long, established history of […]

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Better Together

It is four years since Lucite International (LI) became a part of Mitsubishi Rayon Corporation Ltd (MRC) on the 28 May 2009. In that time the businesses have come closer together, growing ever stronger and further strengthening the position as the world’s largest supplier of MMA, the essential building block for all acrylics. At LI […]

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Taiwan Students Showcase Acrylic Design Skills

More than 1200 young design students from Taiwan showcased their innovative approach towards the use of acrylics in the 12th Acrylic Creative Design Contest organised by Kaohsiung Monomer Company (KMC), a joint venture company created by Lucite International and China Petroleum Development Company. Earlier this month the competition culminated in 23 students celebrating awards for […]

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LuciteLux® Pinterest Giveaway

Today, Lucite International, launched a Pinterest giveaway to bring attention to its inaugural JUST IMAGINE Awards program. Followers of LuciteLux®’s JUST IMAGINE Awards board on Pinterest have a chance to win one of three prizes made with LuciteLux®: a vintage handbag, an Alexis Bittar cuff bracelet and a Jonathan Adler vase. “LuciteLux® is revered by […]

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Growing the Chinese Acrylics Market

China is currently the world’s third largest market for acrylic and the talented individuals within Lucite International’s (LI) sales teams in the country are a key part of the company’s global operations. The Guangzhou and Beijing offices – alongside a third in Shanghai – continually strive to deliver outstanding value and performance for all upstream […]

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Aurora Violet for Miami Courthouse

The lamps outside Miami-Dade County Courthouse in Miami, Florida, USA are now shining with extra brilliance thanks to LuciteLux®. The newly refurbished lamps, featuring LuciteLux® Frost in Aurora Violet, were installed as part of an ongoing programme of work to restore the beautiful 1920s building to its former glory. Jane Nash, LuciteLux® Sales Development Manager […]

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Staying Focused on Sustainability

As a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of acrylic-based products, actively keeping the planet healthy is at the heart of our strategic planning and production processes. Such environmental considerations – alongside economic, social and cultural factors – define how we operate globally and we either meet, or exceed, current requirements at all […]

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Launching Lucite® Stone

A sensuous yet affordable new bathroom material –  Lucite® Stone – is the latest addition to Lucite International’s (LI) cast acrylic product range in EAME. Combining the natural beauty of stone with the performance benefits of acrylic, this exciting solid surface look for bathrooms, is set to help LI’s bath manufacturer customers compete for a […]

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Perspex® Acrylic Artwork at New Saatchi Exhibition

Rising artistic talent Natasha Peel’s eye-catching work featuring Perspex® acrylic is being showcased in a major new exhibition starting at the world-famous Saatchi Gallery, in London, today. The New Order: British Art Today exhibition is displaying the works of 17 British talents at art collector Charles Saatchi’s Chelsea gallery until the end of September. Last year […]

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Lucite International’s Largest MMA Facility Breaks All-Time Production Record

The Cassel site in the North East of England has broken an all time record for monthly production of MMA – achieving 20,545tes during March 2013. As Lucite International’s (LI) largest MMA production facility this is a significant achievement for the team and demonstrates how LI’s philosophy of continuous improvement combined with a systematic process […]

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