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MPs have called for a 25p charge to be added to the price of takeaway coffees to try and tackle single-use plastics. Coffee drinkers use and throw away 2.5bn takeaway coffee cups every year in the UK – enough to … Continue reading
Wheatley Plastics will soon leave the manufacturing site that it has used for over sixty years and move into a larger and more modern production facility. Continue reading
A new design challenge supported by Dame Ellen MacArthur and the Prince of Wales asks innovators to come up with solutions to combat plastic waste. Continue reading
Wheatley Plastics is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the top-quality ISO 9001:2015 quality assurance accreditation. ISO 9001 is an international standard laying out the requirements for a well-functioning quality management system. Wheatley Plastics managed to pass the … Continue reading
Supermarkets are being urged to create a plastic-free aisle in every store to prevent tons of waste packaging ending up in the world’s oceans. The Plastic Oceans Foundation, an environmental lobby group, is encouraging UK supermarkets to wake up to … Continue reading
Food waste is a growing problem in our increasingly waste-conscious society. And it isn’t just the wasted foodstuffs that is the problem – it’s the extra packaging and energy that go into them.
The plastic injection moulding process by the experts at Wheatley Plastics. Continue reading
Plastics manufacturer Wheatley Plastics has invested in a third high-performance Borche injection moulding machine in response to increased production demand for larger scale mouldings.
Wheatley Plastics has seen its turnover more than double in the five years since its management buyout. Now MD Gary Knight is keen to target even more growth following recent investments in the company. Continue reading
Wheatley Plastics Ltd, a Stockport based Injection Moulding Company, has not only been investing in its machinery but also its people. This has been acknowledged by achieving the ‘Investors In People’ accreditation.