British Plastics Federation (BPF)

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is a leading trade association in the UK plastics industry. Founded in 1933, the BPF has grown to become the largest and most influential body in the British plastics industry. It represents over 400 plastics manufacturers and suppliers across the UK, providing them with support, advice, and advocacy to help them grow and compete in the global marketplace.

The BPF is dedicated to promoting and advancing the plastics industry in the UK, working closely with governments, regulators and other industry stakeholders to ensure that the industry thrives and remains a vital part of the UK economy. The BPF takes an active role in shaping government policies and regulations that affect the industry, advocating for policies that support innovation, competitiveness, and sustainability.

The BPF runs a range of programs and initiatives to support its members, including training and apprenticeship schemes, market research, and technical support services. It also hosts a number of events throughout the year, including conferences, seminars, and trade shows, providing members with opportunities to network, showcase their products and services, and learn about the latest developments in the industry.

One of the key areas of focus for the BPF is sustainability. The organization is committed to promoting sustainable practices in the industry, working with its members to reduce waste, improve energy efficiency, and promote recycling and circular economy principles. As part of its commitment to sustainability, the BPF has developed a number of initiatives, including the Plastics Pact UK, which brings together stakeholders from across the plastics supply chain to work towards common sustainability goals.

Overall, the British Plastics Federation plays a crucial role in the UK plastics industry, providing a platform for manufacturers and suppliers to collaborate, learn, and grow. Its commitment to sustainability, innovation, and competitiveness has helped to ensure that the UK plastics industry remains at the forefront of the global market.

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