Covid-19: Our work at UKCPN & KTN is ongoing and we still remain open for business. We are doing all we can to support our staff and our network across the UK to keep innovating and collaborating. Wherever possible, we're moving our events online to help keep you connected. KTN has established a Covid-19 hub containing information about funding, online events and links to business support sites.Register
Read about UKCPN's experience at Packaging Innovations back in February.
Our event on 'Addressing the Challenges of Microfibres' has been moved from April to Thursday 17th December 2020 due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
Read our round-up of Materials Research Exchange 2020, which took place 18th-20th February in London.
Event is sponsored by UKCPN. PVC 2020 will continue to build on the reputation of this triennial conference series as being the world’s leading conference supporting the global PVC industry. Moving from its historic Brighton base to the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, PVC 2020 will deliver a current, comprehensive and wide ranging technical programme of original papers in an impressive purpose built conference environment.Register
For over 60 years Interplas has been the UK's No.1 Plastics show, bringing together over 500 exhibiting companies to present solutions, products, machines and ideas to the UK manufacturing industry. In 2017 over 12,000 prospective buyers from 72 countries attended Interplas to explore the current state of plastics technology and get an insight into the innovations of the future.Register
On the new date of Thursday 17th December 2020, the Knowledge Transfer Network, the UK Mircoplastics Network and UKCPN will host an event a the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, titled ‘Addressing the Challenges of Microfibres – from source of production to environmental contamination.’ This workshop will bring together the key players working to address the microfibre issue across industry, academia and policy to discuss the current research, challenges and solutions. The workshop will combine presentations and discussion sessions to discuss solutions and collaborative approaches to progress this field.Register