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Circular Textiles For A Sustainable Future

REPORT CALLS FOR RADICAL CHANGE IN THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY

PCIAW and Business in the Community (BITC) have published an in-depth report today that could radically alter the way that textiles are made, used and disposed of; bringing about transformational...
Thomas Martin, Chairman of Arco

ARCO GIVES EVIDENCE TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTS COMMITTEE ON PPE PROCUREMENT

Thomas Martin, Chairman of Arco, appeared before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in Parliament this week to give evidence to the inquiry into ‘Government procurement and supply of personal...
COMPANY FINED AFTER WORKER LOSES THUMB AND FINGERS

COMPANY FINED AFTER WORKER LOSES THUMB AND FINGERS

Young’s Seafood Limited, a food manufacturer, has been fined after a worker was trapped by a mixing machine. Grimsby Crown Court heard that, on 16 October 2017, the 59-year-old worker was...
PACKAGING MANUFACTURER LAUNCHES NEW SPECIALIST HEALTH DIVISION

PACKAGING MANUFACTURER LAUNCHES NEW SPECIALIST HEALTH DIVISION

Yorkshire and Washington-based packaging firm PFF Group has established a new health division following its appointment to manufacture 360m disposable polythene aprons for frontline NHS staff and...
WORKPLACE PPE TOP OF THE AGENDA FOLLOWING LANDMARK RULING

WORKPLACE PPE TOP OF THE AGENDA FOLLOWING LANDMARK RULING

A Tribunal hearing that ruled an employee was fairly dismissed for refusing to wear a face mask at work, highlights the importance of employers carefully considering and clearly communicating the...
BOLLÉ SAFETY UNVEILS ADVANCED COVID-19 EYE PROTECTION FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

BOLLÉ SAFETY UNVEILS ADVANCED COVID-19 EYE PROTECTION FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

Bollé Safety, a specialist in the design and manufacture of protective eyewear, presents its healthcare division dedicated to all healthcare professionals. Its range of protective eyewear...
Gore’s Global Technical Oriented Fabrics Business Unit Adopts New Sustainability Framework

GORE ADOPTS NEW SUSTAINABILITY FRAMEWORK

The Technical Oriented Fabrics (TOF) Business Unit of W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) has announced its decision to adopt the new Sustainability Framework of the Gore Fabrics Division. With this move,...
PPE specialist Karen Cresswell joins Unigloves

UNIGLOVES STRENGTHENS ITS TEAM

Hand protection specialist Unigloves has bolstered its highly experienced team with the arrival of PPE specialist Karen Cresswell to help shape a new range of industrial workwear gloves for a...
GLOBUS GROUP TO BOOST OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN H&S

GLOBUS GROUP TO BOOST OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN H&S

International PPE firm Globus Group is boosting career opportunities for hundreds of women this year with an increased focus on specialised recruitment initiatives. The business’s ongoing...
Hultafors Group completes the acquisition of Fristads, Kansas and Leijona

HULTAFORS GROUP ADDS TRIO OF BRANDS TO PPE PORTFOLIO

The Hultafors Group has completed the acquisition of the Fristads, Kansas and Leijona protective wear brands following approval by the relevant competition authorities.  Peter Dumigan,...

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