Youth Skills: Thai Poly Acrylic

Developing Youth Skills To mark the United Nations’ World Youth Skills Day, we began a series of features looking at how Lucite International’s (LI) sites across the world invest in young people, and we continue to demonstrate our commitment in the learning and development of youth skills. When looking at the work done in this […]

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It’s cool to be in chemicals!

The Chemical Industry Manpower Advisory Committee (CHIMAC) is a steering committee formed by the Singapore Chemical Industry Council (SCIC), industry partners, and the Economic Development Board (EDB) to look at manpower needs in the chemical industry. One of the key objectives of CHIMAC is to attract and improve retention of people being trained initially as […]

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World Youth Skills Day

At Lucite International (LI), we firmly value investment in learning and development as part of our commitment to those who work for us. Following the occasion of United Nations’ World Youth Skills Day (July 15th), we’re taking a look at the work being done across all of LI’s global regions to help young people working […]

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Passion for Safety: Violet Shen

At Lucite International (LI), “having a passion for safety, health and the environment (SHE)” is our number one priority and a core value for all who work for us. Following the United Nations’ World Day for Safety and Health at Work, we introduced a series of interviews featuring our SHE specialists and their thoughts about […]

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Interruption to the supply of methacrylate monomers

Regrettably a decision has been made to suspend despatches of MMA and MAA from Wednesday 10th May 2017. The business has been operating at minimum practical inventory levels since February, but has recently experienced unplanned production shortfall at the Cassel site, which has made this decision unavoidable. The focus is currently on returning the site to […]

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New opportunities

Our latest FreeFlow magazine is available on our website. In this edition, you can find out the latest news about the dynamic methacrylate market which has become truly global over the last decade.  Two of our customers, Clax Italia and Omnova Solutions, share their stories and demonstrate the value that acrylic brings in their products.  And, as the title […]

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Sales Control on supply of methacrylate monomers

Due to a production loss resulting from a shortfall in the supply of raw material feedstock, Lucite International’s inventory levels have been depleted to the point where a sales control will be implemented in the EMEA region on MMA, MAA and nBMA products, with effect from 1st March 2017. Available products will be allocated to […]

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How we are shaping the future

The new edition of our FreeFlow magazine is now available and includes our valuable insight in to the EMEA methacrylates market, which continues to be as dynamic as ever. Everyone is closely watching to see how 2016’s business performance will conclude as a result of both the regional and global factors at play. As a Monomers […]

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EPCA 2016 – Lucite International heads to Budapest

Members of Lucite International’s (LI) commercial team are set to attend the 50th Anniversary EPCA Annual Meeting in Budapest next month, Europe’s largest chemical industry event, which will be dedicated to “50 Years of Global Chemical Industry Evolution: What’s Next?” More than 2,500 delegates from across the globe are expected to attend this year’s event […]

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Focus on ‘growth’ in the new edition of FreeFlow

Spring is in the air and with signs of more optimism in the market, it seems appropriate to look at growth in the latest edition of our FreeFlow magazine. Customer Feature We are delighted to feature long-standing customer Ideal Standard MENA in Edition 18, who are passionate innovators in bathroom solutions and have recently moved […]

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