The ultimate platform for plastic in the UK

Interplas has been integral to the UK plastics industry for 75 years, we've built a strong community and connections. You will find everything and everyone you need to know at Interplas.

Our new and exclusive online Event Hub will help you build a unique diary of conference sessions and meetings, discover recommended products and suppliers, and connect with peers ahead of the event.

Whether you're looking to invest in the latest technologies and materials, need to improve your factory processes or just want to absorb every bit of information, we have everything you need in one place at Interplas.


What you'll see

The plastics sector has seen great change over the decades and so has Interplas. This is more than your average trade show.

This year we're introducing new digital and physical features, a new custom-built conference theatre and initiatives to celebrate the best of the industry – more to be announced on that later this year!

Here's a snapshot of who you can find on the show floor.

CAD/CAM, data processing, ERP, FEA/CFD, digitalisation, industry 4.0, smart factory, analysis, PLM/PDM
Coatings, composites, filaments, masterbatch & additives, packaging, powders, polymers & compounds, recycled materials, rubber
Consultants, design, training, finance, leasing, media, metrology and inspection, sub-contract manufacturing, recruitment, recycling, sustainability, R&D, trademarks, patent, trade organisations and more
3D printing, automation, robotics, compounding, extrusion, injection moulding, supplies and spares, printing and decorating, recycling, rubber processing, surface treatment, testing, inspection, thermoforming and more

All new conference

In 2021, we hosted world-class presentations from Jaguar LandRover, Lloyds Bank, Microban, NHS, the BPF, Tesco, Innovate UK, WRAP and PwC and more.

This year is set to be even bigger with a new purpose-built theatre to address key topics, issues, challenges, innovations and perspectives from across the plastics sector, including recycling, reshoring, digitalisation, diversity, equity & inclusion and more.

We're currently challenging the global plastics industry to propose the best speakers from all backgrounds to present on this prestigious platform, so watch this space for speaker updates!
format_quote I had a fantastic time bumping into old colleagues and was extremely impressed with many of the stands. Only visited the one day which absolutely wasn't enough. In future I'll attend all three days! Thanks Interplas. You exceeded my expectations. format_quote
Dean Meynell, Lead Process and Tooling Engineer
Jaguar Land Rover
format_quote Every time I come to Interplas I leave with a new idea I can apply to a problem at work or a new supplier’s details that will help in my day to day duties. format_quote
T. Phillips, Tool Maker Chargerhand
Glenair UK
format_quote Brilliant day at Interplas. Met so many new people and saw some brilliant state of the art machinery. format_quote
Evie Smith, Blowmoulding Maintenance Engineer
format_quote My first year attending and new to the industry. There was a lot to take in but a very good day to be had, also got speaking to a few new faces! Looking forward to going back next year. format_quote
Ben Rosvall, Trainee Process Engineer
SMR Automotive Mirrors UK
format_quote I attended to network with existing suppliers, investigate emerging technologies and to check out sustainability initiatives. All three boxes got ticked. format_quote
Chris Brooks, Compliance Manager
Dolphin Solutions Ltd
format_quote It was great to meet companies face to face again at an international, well organised event that encompassed many of the industry's major businesses. format_quote
James Whitehouse, Technical Sales Manager
Flettner Ventilator

Ready to join us?

Interplas is a free, must-attend event for anyone looking to discover the latest innovations in plastics manufacturing processes, technologies, materials and services. Registration for the event is now open and we can't wait to welcome you! Once you have registered, you will receive information about the upcoming Event Hub where you will be able to access exclusive content, build your network and make your wishlist

In the meantime, why not join our Interplas 2023 event on LinkedIn, or visit to the Interplas Insights news site, where you will find our podcast, industry news and the British Plastics & Rubber magazine.
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