May 2011

Futureproof Plastics Symposium

26 May 2011
Mathew Philip provided a stimulating introduction to polymers and their impact on every day life. Chistopher Pett showed us how single-source plastics - computer casings and disposable beakers branded by the Eden Project - can be recycled on an industrial scale but also higlighted the challenges...
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You can do it with Plastics

9 May 2011
Our new exhibition, You can do it with Plastics, is now open and will be throughout the summer. This exhibition explores the relationship between material and design in relation to plastics. The earliest wonder of plastics was thought to be the extent to which they could convincingly substitute for...
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