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Bitrez wins Queen’s Award for Innovation

Bitrez is today (23 April 2019) celebrating being named winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The Wigan-based company secured the award – the UK’s most prestigious accolade for business success – in the Innovation category for its Bisphenol A (BPA) free resin, Curaphen. Launched in 2013, Curaphen is used for the internal coatings of food and drink packaging.

Bitrez Newsletter! News from Spring 2019

We’ve had a flying start to 2019. March has been particularly busy, seeing us exhibit at JEC World alongside Belgium-based Materia Nova. From France we move to Germany and the European Coatings Show. As always, both shows provide us with great opportunity to meet all our customers both old and new.

Resin chemistry never stands still

High temperature thermoset polymer materials are often used in adhesives, coatings systems and matrix resins for aerospace, defence and space applications. But as industry demands ever higher service temperatures, what challenges does this pose for resin manufacturers?