Axion Polymers

Axion: Are biodegradable plastics better for the environment?

Richard McKinlay of Axion Consulting sheds light on the use of biodegradable alternatives plastics. more

6 Feb 2018 10:21 Guest Blog 1 Comments

Manchester-based plastics recycler, Axion is calling for a UK rise in demand for recycled materials more

18 Jan 2018 15:11 Industry News

Axion Polymers has re-formulated its recycled ABS polymer product to give improved physical properties and a superior surface finish. more

7 Dec 2017 16:35 Materials

Manchester plastic recyclers Axion have celebrated fifteen years in business. more

30 Oct 2017 09:25 Industry News

Plastics recycler Axion Polymers has declared its attendance at Interplas 2017 a ‘great success’, having collected more than 100 leads, including two firm invitations to quote from potential plastic clients, over the show’s three days. more

12 Oct 2017 09:45 Interplas 2017

Axion Consulting has finished a rebrand of its website and logos, to show its focus as a circular economy specialist. more

3 Aug 2017 09:17 Industry News

The Manchester plastic recycling firm Axion Polymers has completed a 2017 Axpoly Carbon Footprint Analysis, which reveals a carbon saving of 82.5 per cent for recycled high-impact polystyrenes and 73 per cent for recycled polypropylenes. more

24 Jul 2017 09:56 Materials

UK-based producers of plastic goods would benefit from operating in a more secure and lower-risk raw material supply chain if they switched to locally-based suppliers, thereby lessening the potential of impact of Brexit, claims a plastics recycler. more

15 Feb 2017 09:22 Environment

Manchester-based Axion Polymers has developed a new range of 100 percent recycled ABS grades sourced in the UK from end-of-life vehicles more

31 Jan 2017 14:17 Materials

Is landfilling the real baddie when it comes to our waste plastics?

Keith Freegard, Director of Axion Polymers shares his thoughts on whether landfilling, rather than burning waste plastics, might be better for the environment as global temperatures continue to rise. more

12 Dec 2016 12:06 Guest Blog

Axion Polymers has made two new senior appointments at its advanced automotive shredder waste processing plant (SWAPP) in Trafford Park, Manchester. more

28 Nov 2016 09:00 Environment

Axion Polymers has appointed Laura Smith as Commercial Operations Manager at its plastics processing site in Salford following the departure of Steve Bell after 15 years with the company. more

3 Jun 2016 14:42 Industry News

Plastics recycler Axion Polymers will be presenting its range of Axpoly high quality recycled engineering polymers suitable for injection moulding when it exhibits at PDM in Telford next month. more

6 May 2016 10:37 Events

Complex processes used to extract plastics from end-of-life vehicles for recycling impressed a local MP during a visit to Axion Polymers’ in Salford last month. more

5 Apr 2016 10:10 Environment

Manchester-based reprocessor, Axion Polymers, says demand for its Axpoly polypropylene (PP) grades throughout the coming months has led it to forecast a positive outlook for 2016. more

15 Feb 2016 09:20 Environment

A growing demand for technically sound recycled polymer compounds is driving demand for Axion Polymers. more

22 Jan 2016 10:28 Environment

Labelling some plastic waste products as ‘unrecyclable’ and consigning them to landfill or energy-from-waste plants risks losing the opportunities to recover these raw materials in the future, warns a leading UK-based plastics recycler. more

3 Dec 2015 15:52 Environment

Axion Polymers has launched three new grades of polymer made from recycled end-of-life automotive and WEEE resources. more

28 Aug 2015 11:42 Environment

The Director of a UK-based plastics recycling company is urging automotive engineers and manufacturers to consider “simpler” materials at the initial design stage, so that new motor vehicles can be more readily recycled at the end of their lives. more

4 Aug 2015 12:11 Environment

Axion Polymers is celebrating the final phase of multi-million pound investment at its two Manchester sites, which will see major capacity increases for its Axpoly polypropylene (PP) polymers. more

9 Jun 2015 14:19 Environment