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ELIX Polymers renews environmental care efforts with commitment to Operation Clean Sweep

ELIX Polymers renews environmental care efforts with commitment to Operation Clean Sweep. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR024)Tarragona, November 13, 2017 – ELIX Polymers, a leading producer of ABS resins and compounds, has joined Operation Clean Sweep (OCS), the international program designed to eliminate losses of pellets, flake, and powder and prevent these materials entering rivers and oceans. Marine litter is a global concern, affecting all the oceans of the world, and this specific program is a contribution to avoid this problem from plastics producers and converters.

ELIX Polymers debuta en la feria Plastimagen 2017

ELIX Polymers debuta en la feria Plastimagen 2017. (Foto: ELIX Polymers, PR033)Tarragona, 25 de octubre de 2017 – ELIX Polymers Américas, fabricante líder de resinas de ABS y derivados, presentará su portafolio de materiales y tecnologías en Plastimagen 2017, una de las ferias más importantes del sector plástico que se celebrará en México del 7 al 10 de Noviembre en el centro Banamex en ciudad de México.

ELIX Polymers publishes 2016 Sustainability Report

ELIX Polymers publishes 2016 Sustainability Report. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR030)Tarragona, October 19, 2017 – ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS resins and derivatives in Europe, has published its first Sustainability Report. It provides stakeholders with an in-depth understanding of the company’s commitment to transparency and information related to the sustainability impacts of their activity during the 2016 tax year.

Fakuma 2017: ELIX Polymers highlights new materials and technologies

Fakuma 2017: ELIX Polymers highlights new materials and technologies. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR028)Tarragona, September 12, 2017 – Major ABS specialist ELIX Polymers will present its portfolio of materials and technologies at Fakuma 2017, which will be held from October 17 until October 21 in Friedrichshafen, Germany.

ELIX Polymers introduces new low-friction materials for critical automotive applications and other segments

ELIX Polymers introduces new low-friction materials for critical automotive applications and other segments. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR027)Tarragona, September 6, 2017 – ELIX Polymers has developed a range of specialty grades of ABS and PC/ABS to reduce the squeak that is generated by the contact of plastic parts with other plastic parts, leather, PVC-foil or other products. These undesirable noises can negatively affect the driver´s comfort and the quality impression of a car.

Total explores new routes for post-consumer recycled polystyrene in the circular economy world

Polystyrene containing post-consumer recycled polystyrene. 
(Photo: Total, PR028)Brussels, June 14, 2017 - Total has just completed an industrial scale test run, following a series of pilot plant trials, demonstrating the feasibility of sustainable incorporation of about 20% of post-consumer recycled polystyrene within virgin polystyrene. The trial, which was carried out on an existing production asset, successfully led to product with properties equivalent to virgin polymer.

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