ELIX Polymers

ELIX Polymers is one of the most important manufacturers of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe, with 40 years of experience in engineering plastics and an installed capacity of 180ktons/year from their plant in Tarragona (Spain) to the world. Our company prioritises safe processes, high quality products and tailor-made services for customers.

The operation starts in 1975, when the Tarragona ABS and SAN production plant was inaugurated. Since then many improvements and investments have been made to place ELIX in a position to offer a wide range of ABS grades used in a variety of Industries and applications (automotive, medical, toys, electroplating, household appliances, cosmetics, furniture, conduits & electrical boxes, etc).

Our high performance products meet the stringent requirements of the Health Care, Automotive, Appliances, Electronic, Toys and other Industries and let our company to earn the trust of many leading global companies as customers. ELIX has ISO 9001 and 14001 certification, is a supporter of the chemical industry’s responsibilities and has strong technical expertise in product formulation & color development.

ELIX Polymers
Polígono Industrial - Crta. Vila-seca-La Pineda s/n
43110 La Canonja (Tarragona)
Spain
+34 977 83 54 00
www.elix-polymers.com
@ELIXPolymers
linkedin.com/company/elix-polymers
youtube.com/channel/UC58zsdlRxKUe58w3Dgtuvww

ELIX Polymers to highlight latest material innovations for key markets at Fakuma 2018

ELIX Polymers to highlight latest material innovations for key markets at Fakuma 2018. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR041)Tarragona, September 5, 2018 – The next Fakuma show for the plastics processing industry is just around the corner, and materials supplier ELIX Polymers is readying its offering. Fakuma 2018 will be in Friedrichshafen, southern Germany, on October 16-20, and the speciality ABS supplier will be on Stand 5002 in Hall B5 to shine the light on its latest innovations.

ELIX Polymers publishes its 2017 Sustainability Report, highlighting its human capital as the key to success

ELIX publishes its 2017 Sustainability Report. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR042)Tarragona, August 09, 2018 – ELIX Polymers, a manufacturer of thermoplastic materials and located at Polígono Sur in Tarragona, has published its Sustainability Report, which aims to provide its stakeholders with a clear understanding of the company’s commitment to transparency and information related to its activity during the 2017 tax year.

Swell Changchun uses platable ELIX ABS P2MC for new FAW-Volkswagen projects

Front grille and logo of the Chinese-built VW Magotan are produced in ELIX ABS P2MC. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR040)Tarragona, June 19, 2018 – A leading supplier of electroplated automotive parts in China has selected ELIX ABS P2MC from ELIX Polymers for several new projects for FAW-Volkswagen Automotive. Changchun FAW Sihuan Swell Auto Parts is making use of the best-in-class plating performance of this specialty grade to produce parts with very good surfaces and with very low scrap rates after the electroplating process.

ELIX Polymers announces a new investment in its Tarragona plant

ELIX Polymers announces a new investment in its Tarragona plant. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR039)Tarragona, June 4, 2018 – The company ELIX Polymers, a thermoplastics manufacturer located in Tarragona's Polígono Sur industrial complex, has announced a new investment amounting to 4 million euros, whose objective is to optimize its ABS powder production facilities.

Vorwerk selects ELIX 5120 premium ABS-Blend for Thermomix food processor – and awards “A” supplier status to ELIX Polymers

Vorwerk selects ELIX 5120 premium ABS-Blend for Thermomix food processor – and awards “A” supplier status to ELIX Polymers. 
(Photos: ELIX Polymers, PR036)Tarragona, May 2, 2018 – Vorwerk Elektrowerke GmbH has selected ELIX ABS-Blend 5120 for the control panel housing of its new Thermomix TM5 food processor. ABS Blend E.5120 is produced by ELIX Polymers S.L., a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe.

ELIX Polymers selected by Gigaset for its new home alarm system

ELIX Polymers selected by Gigaset for its new home alarm system. 
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR037)Tarragona, March 8, 2018 – Gigaset, one of the world's largest manufacturers of cordless (DECT) phones and the clear market leader in Europe, has chosen ELIX M201AS from ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) resins and derivatives, for the housings of various components in its new Gigaset Smart Home Alarm system.

Roctool’s Heat and Cool technology has major effects on surface quality of novel ABS/PC blend, says ELIX Polymers

Dynamic mould heating has a major effect on the surface quality of a novel ABS/PC blend, says ELIX Polymers. 
(Photos: ELIX Polymers, PR038)Tarragona, February 14, 2018 – ELIX Polymers, a leading producer of ABS polymers and blends, says important improvements to surface finish are being made by using Roctool’s Heat and Cool technology to mould its ELIX Ultra HH4115HI ABS/polycarbonate blend. The company recently completed a series of tests using this technology, carried out in line with its strategy of providing tailor-made solutions and service to companies processing its specialist materials.

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 partners with T&P Plastic for ABS distribution in the Balkans

ELIX Polymers partners with T&P Plastic for ABS distribution in the Balkans. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR032)Tarragona, November 6, 2017 – ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe, has signed an agreement with T&P Plastic (www.tpplastic.si) for the distribution of its products in the Balkan region encompassing Albania, Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, and Slovenia. T&P Plastic, headquartered in Ljubljana, Slovenia, has four warehouses strategically located in Slovenia, Slovakia, Serbia, and Romania.

ELIX Polymers offers leading range of specialty ABS materials for the global healthcare sector

ELIX Polymers offers leading range of specialty ABS materials for the global healthcare sector. (Photos: ELIX Polymers, PR031)Tarragona, October 30, 2017 – Leading specialty ABS producer ELIX Polymers had a spotlight on global grades for healthcare applications at Fakuma.

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.

Fakuma 2017: ELIX Polymers showcased benefits of ABS plating grades portfolio

ELIX Polymers showcased benefits of ABS plating grades portfolio. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR029)Tarragona, October 24, 2017 – ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe, has highlighted its portfolio of ABS and ABS/PC materials capable of being metallized by electroplating. This technology is used extensively in Automotive applications such as radiator grilles, logos, profiles, tailgate handles, and decorative interior parts.

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