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POLYMER APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR 2021

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The British Plastics Federation (BPF) and the Worshipful Company of Horners are pleased to announce that Thomas Coyne of IPL Plastics has won the 2021 Polymer Industries Apprentice of the Year Award. Tom is currently a Lead Quality Assurance Technician at IPL Plastics who has recently completed a EAL Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering course. Tom is responsible for a shift technician and leads a team in single-minute exchange of…

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24th Ralph Anderson Lecture

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Every year the Horners host a lecture at the Royal Society of Medicine, normally given by someone eminent in the Plastics Industry which the Horners support and promote and invitations are send to other Livery Companies. This year’s lecture, given by Professor David McGeehan was entitled: “Creating a Circular Plastics Economy with Engineered Enzymes” This topical and interesting Lecture was about the progress being made in biodegradable plastics by the…

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POLYMER APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR 2020 AWARDS

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Coinciding with national apprenticeship week, the winner of the Worshipful Company of Horners (Horners) and British Plastics Federation (BPF) Polymer Apprentice of the Year Award 2020 has been announced as Emily Harris of Plasgran (a division of Berry Global), who is completing a Mechatronics Maintenance Engineering Apprenticeship BTEC Level 3. To find out more SELECT AWARDS then POLYMER APPRENTICE. The Awards Ceremony can be viewed here…

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