Protection & Security
Articles and Features
Daily life 6 min
Rescue: the helping hand of plastics
Sporting holidays, whether at sea or in the mountains, are not without their dangers. And carelessness is not necessarily always responsible for accidents. Nature, as majestic as it may be, can someti...
Expert views 4 min
Plastimo: “We are always on the lookout for new materials!”
An interview with Cathy Millien, Director of Communications at Plastimo....
At a glance 1 min
My-AIS beacon: small but effective!
Called My-AIS but sold to the general public under the Simy© brand, it is around the size of a mobile phone (11.5 x 4 x 2.2 cm) and only weighs 95 grams. Its size means that it can easily be carried i...
Daily life 5 min
A fiery temper for polymers
It is commonly believed that plastics and high temperatures do not go well together! These beliefs are often misleading and unfair to the material: in fact, some polymers love the heat, to the delight...
Design and iconic objects