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RTP News 2018

Trick Or Treat?

Wednesday 31st October 2018

Halloween is a very popular tradition in the UK, with a lot of people celebrating at fancy dress parties last weekend

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What are you going to do with your extra hour?

Friday 26th October 2018

It is that time of the year that most of us welcome - at 2am on Sunday, the clocks go back a whole hour!

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Lidl Leading the Way in 100% Recyclable Packaging

Monday 15th October 2018

Lidl UK says it will remove black plastic from its entire fruit and vegetable range by the end of the month

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Plastic Doesn’t Have To Be Bad

Wednesday 10th October 2018

There are lots of reasons why we are pro-plastic - it's durable, hard wearing, can easily be more

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Looking to Implement Tool Control? Let us Help!

Monday 1st October 2018

From our experience, the planning & implementation of tool control is notorious for taking longer & costing more than initially expected. ... more

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6 Reasons to Use Plastic Pallets over Wooden Pallets

Monday 24th September 2018

Wooden pallets are the most common pallets in use when it comes to manufacturing & logistics. They can be reused, easily repaired and are relatively cheap. But wooden pallets are heavy ... more

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Can You Flush Them Down The Loo?

Wednesday 5th September 2018

In 2017, a fatberg was found in the sewer systems of East London stretching the length of two football pitches, with a lot of the fatberg being made up of plastic ... more

Two Thirds of Plastic Food Packaging is Unrecyclable

Monday 13th August 2018

After a study by the Local Government Association, it is ... more

Keep Our Beaches Clean & Plastic-Free

Friday 27th July 2018

As we all look to enjoy the glorious summer weather and spend more time at the seaside, remember to keep our beaches clean

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Bulk Containers & Folding Large Containers

Monday 23rd July 2018

As businesses look at more ways to minimise waste, bulk & folding large containers provide many benefits to a range of industries for storage, picking ... more

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Advantages to Using Injection Moulding for Plastic

Wednesday 11th July 2018

The injection moulding process is one of the preferred methods for manufacturing parts & products. It has many advantages and is extremely versatile. After the ... more

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Specialists in Plastic Fabrication

Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Plastic fabrication can be used in various ways to create a bespoke packaging solution - anything you can think of, we can ... more

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We can Fabricate In Foam

Monday 25th June 2018

Foam can be used to provide protection for your products, but it also has other uses. ... more

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We Want to Make Your Supply Chain Sustainable

Thursday 21st June 2018

Here at RTP Materials Handling Ltd we look at the flow of a company’s products, looking for areas of scrap in components and packaging usage, areas of restriction or poor movement (the hidden costs ... more

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What is Vacuum Forming?

Monday 18th June 2018

Vacuum forming is a type of thermoforming. With thermoforming being one of the oldest and most common methods of processing plastic materials, vacuum formed products are all around us, and play a ... more

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Plastic Straws to be Replaced in McDonald’s across UK & Ireland

Friday 15th June 2018

McDonald's are making a significant move in the fight against single-use plastics by replacing their current straws with paper ones. ... more

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Benefits of RTP vs Single-Use Packaging

Thursday 7th June 2018

As a business, it is important to save money wherever possible. We are certain that switching over to our RTP from single-use packaging will provide substantial savings and provide other benefits ... more

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EU proposes ban on straws & other single-use plastics

Tuesday 29th May 2018

The EU is planning to ban everyday single-use plastics such as straws, cotton buds, cutlery, balloon sticks & stirrers to help protect marine life. ... more

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Join RTP on Social Media

Thursday 24th May 2018

Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, more

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Bespoke Plastic Pallets

Tuesday 15th May 2018

Looking for a safe solution for your expensive machinery or equipment?

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Extensive Range of Bott Equipment

Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Take a look at our extensive Bott products from the Verso, more

Specialists in Movement

Wednesday 25th April 2018

With our experience, we pride ourselves on covering all basis of returnable transit packaging. ... more

Check Out our Brochure

Wednesday 4th April 2018

Have a look at our brochure for an overview of what we can offer for you. We have lots of protective packaging solutions to fit any business and offer a bespoke design ... more

Easter Bank Holiday

Thursday 29th March 2018

Just a reminder to all our customers that we are closed Friday 30th March & Monday 2nd April. Any orders received will be processed when we return on Tuesday. ... more

We Survived the Beast from the East!

Tuesday 20th March 2018

After our second bout of wintry weather conditions in a matter of weeks, we are happy to say that everyone at RTP Materials Handling Ltd is okay and it is business as usual! ... more

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Check Out Our Range of Tool Control

Friday 16th February 2018

Tool Control - Take a look at some of our bespoke tool control solutions. We can offer specially designed shadow boards, louvre panels ... more

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UK ‘could adopt’ bottle recycling system used in Norway

Thursday 8th February 2018

Currently, the UK only recycle an estimated 50% of the bottles used compared to 97% in Norway.

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Extended Pallet Boxes

Wednesday 17th January 2018

These pallet boxes were designed for one of our clients to hold large, heavy rotor blades with the boxes measuring at 1900mm x 1000mm with an internal of 1800mm x 910mm. ... more

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Back into Work Feeling Fresh for 2018!

Tuesday 2nd January 2018

After just over a week out of the office and eating too many mince pies whilst watching the reruns of Home Alone, Love Actually & The Snowman, we are all feeling revitalised and ready for what ... more