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Fakuma 2017: ELIX Polymers highlights new materials and technologies

Hall B5 - Booth B5-5002

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.

During this international trade fair for plastics processing, ELIX Polymers will highlight its latest material innovations for a number of key markets. These innovations are the result of the company’s strong emphasis on product differentiation and significant investments in R&D that make it stand out from suppliers of commodity ABS products.

Among the products featured at Fakuma are:

  • ABS grades with extra-low emissions and odor
  • High-heat ABS for automotive applications
  • New generation metal platable ABS grades: underlining the company’s leading position in this market
  • Food-contact grades for applications requiring a high level of support and knowledge in regulation.
  • Special ABS grades optimized for 3D printing via FDM-technology

ELIX Polymers is a specialist in the production of ABS and SAN polymers, high performance compounds, and polymer blends as well as polymer modifiers and a successful supplier to major customers around the world.

Located in the largest chemical park in Tarragona, Spain, ELIX Polymers operates the third largest ABS production site in Europe, with five ABS compounding lines producing over 40 specialty grades with more than 300 colour options.

ELIX Polymers also has an unmatched service portfolio, highly appreciated by customers for its short lead times, comprehensive problem-solving capabilities, flexibility and reliability. The company sells into multiple end-user markets, notably automotive, healthcare devices, appliances, household appliances, consumer goods, and building & construction.

ELIX Polymers is in the process of expanding its presence abroad. A subsidiary, ELIX Americas LLC, was established last year and speedy delivery of materials across the continent is ensured via new warehousing.

Reader enquiries

ELIX Polymers
Polígono Industrial - Crta. Vila-seca-La Pineda s/n
43110 La Canonja (Tarragona)
+34 977 83 54 00

Notes for editors

ELIX Polymers - ELIX Polymers is a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe.

Operating from its head office in Tarragona, Spain, and with Sales support teams in all key markets, the company is a specialist provider of tailor-made solutions for high quality thermoplastics applications. With a 40-year track record, ELIX Polymers is an expert in ABS polymers, and it has the resources, the expertise and the experience to create value for its customers through highly individual solutions.

ELIX Polymers offers a broad range of material solutions for a variety of industries and applications, meeting the stringent requirements of the Healthcare, Automotive, Appliances, Electronic, Toys and other industries.

For more information please visit www.elix-polymers.com.

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Amaia Bolaños
ELIX Polymers

+34 977 835 597

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+31 164 317 018


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