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A New Age of Glass for Architecture with Plastics
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A New Age of Glass for Architecture with Plastics

In times of gloomy crisis, dark future and opaque globalisation, one wishes for transparency and is not so surprised that glass architecture holds such a tremendous appeal for architects…...
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  • Sex, plastics and libido…
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    Sex, plastics and libido…

    First associated with the purely medical side of sex, the plastics industry has nevertheless been able to keep up with changes in social mores without sacrificing health-related requirements....

  • Logistics: plastics earn their travel ticket
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    Logistics: plastics earn their travel ticket

    Step-by-step, quietly, plastics have, in recent years, made their entry into the world of logistics. Specifically, supply chain specialists currently do not hesitate to qualify them as being relevant ...

  • The happy accidents that make science
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    The happy accidents that make science

    Chance, sometimes contributes to scientific research. There are many discoveries that may not have been without the random element of chance. The history of plastics is rife with little tales of rando...

  • Plastics shake up the world of design
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    Plastics shake up the world of design

    Design is an intellectual and creative process that aims to create an object that is halfway between art and technology. It is characterised by its ability to reinvent itself in each era according to ...

  • Major manoeuvres around plastics
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    Major manoeuvres around plastics

    In defence industries, where metal has held a prominent place for several millennia, the emergence and diversification of polymers have been responsible for major innovations over the last century....

  • When plastics become guardian angels
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    When plastics become guardian angels

    Soldiers, policemen and firemen have, without a doubt, some of the most risky occupations. For these professionals, protection is often a matter of life and death. In this area, the best protection ne...

  • Tour de France: plastics on the right track!
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    Tour de France: plastics on the right track!

    A truly global event, if ever there was one, the Tour is broadcast on television in 170 countries and is watched by over one billion people throughout the world. Needless to say that being a team's of...

  • The transparent truth about plastics
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    The transparent truth about plastics

    Transparent materials have long been the preserve of luxury goods. Plastics have now broken into, and entered, markets once ruled by glass...and gone above and beyond expectations....

  • Plastics serve up a little innovation
    Daily life 6 min

    Plastics serve up a little innovation

    Have you ever taken a really close look at your kitchen? Go ahead; open the cupboards, the fridge and even the oven. Are not you surprised by the number of plastic items that you own? Dishes, utensils...

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