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The British Plastics Federation

The BPF (British Plastics Federation) is the UK’s leading trade union for the whole plastics industry, it was established in 1933 and now has over 500 members. They are involved with members from all across the plastics supply chain in … Continue reading

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Why is plastics manufacturing coming back to the UK?

After years of Britain’s plastics being mostly manufactured in China, it is finally returning home to the UK. How come after years of this business being dominated by the Far East, why is it moving back? Here are a few … Continue reading

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Plastic Sustainability

Plastic is an extremely valuable material which is vital to many businesses and trades. This is why we need to make sure that we are creating sustainable plastics and only using what we need. Plastic can sometimes be painted as … Continue reading

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UK Manufacturing Industry Going From Strength To Strength

It has been a record year here at Rayda Plastic. There has been growth in the Building and Utilities industries creating a greater demand for products that have been manufactured through the process of plastic extrusion. This growth isn’t just … Continue reading

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Plastic Extrusion Around the Home at Christmas

Christmas Day is just around the corner. It’s that time of year with the Christmas decorations go up, the Christmas shopping is in full swing all in preparation for the big day. You probably don’t put much thought into it … Continue reading

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K Resin to Be Introduced in Europe

Albis UK Ltd, the international distributor and compounder of plastic resins, have just acquired the rights to distribute K-Resin SBC. Albis have been distributing plastic compounds for many years and now K-Resin, with it’s host of outstanding characteristics some of … Continue reading

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Factors To Consider For Your Plastic Extrusion

At Rayda Plastics we have been extruding plastics since 1979, and are certainly experts when it comes to custom plastic extrusion. We work with a variety of clients from, Utilities and Construction, to food, farming and fishing. We are continually expanding. It … Continue reading

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Plastic Is Fantastic – Rayda Reveal Common Plastic Uses

At Rayda we use a range of plastic materials to produce our plastic extrusions including; UPVC, Flexible PVC, ABS, HIPS, Polypropylene, TPU and more! Some are soft and malleable, others and hard and durable. We aren’t the only ones that … Continue reading

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UK Leading Plastic Industry Event – Interplas Scheduled for 2020

The next Interplas event is set to take place between 29th September and 1st October 2020. It comes as no surprise that the UK’s leading plastics industry event is already being planned with applications open to exhibit already available. The show has … Continue reading

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UK Manufacturing And Its Benefits

At Rayda we have been manufacturing all of our plastic extrusions in our British Factory since we were founded in 1976. Being UK manufacturers ourselves we have always been hugely supportive of UK manufacturing and strongly believe that as a … Continue reading

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