UK Polymer Organisations

BPF logo The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is the leading trade association for the UK Plastic Industry, with over 400 members and 1200 affiliated members. Encompassing the whole plastic industry supply chain including raw material suppliers, processors, machinery suppliers and recyclers. BPF membership represents over 75% of the plastics industry by turnover.
RAPRA Ltd logo RAPRA Limited is the leading Not-for-Profit Research Association for companies in Polymer manufacturing, processing or end use. For over 90 years it has been contributing to Research and Development of innovative new materials, products and processes by providing members with privileged access to a range of services including technical, information, business development, skills and training.
IOM3 logo The Polymer Society exists to support the polymer and elastomer supply chain by providing a focus for the exchange of knowledge on all aspects of production, processing and applications. The Society's interests cover all technical, educational and professional considerations relating to polymers and elastomers where their content is significant in the application.
SPE logo The Society of Plastics Engineers is home to nearly 20,000 plastics professionals in more than 70 countries around the world. SPE is the "go to" resource for plastics technical information.
BRPPA logo BRPPA represents the interests of British rubber & polyurethane product manufacturers, suppliers of raw materials and services whose products and components are used in a diverse range of industry sectors on an increasingly international basis.