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)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)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.

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)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)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.

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.

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