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Axion has welcomed the proposed changes to the Basel Convention that would set strict quality specifications about exports, as it would force the UK to take responsibility for its own plastic waste Read more

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The company says the expansion reflects the plastics recycler response to rising demand for resource-efficient, high quality recycled polymers. Read more

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Axion Polymers says Brexit offers fresh opportunities for the UK and its manufacturers to secure their raw material supplies. Read more

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Axion Polymers invests in product development laboratory facilities. Read more

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Axion Polymers hosted a fact-finding visit to its two Manchester recycling facilities for Julie Girling, MEP for South West England and Gibraltar. Read more

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Axion Polymers has supplied its 100 per cent recycled polymer from end-of-life vehicles to help Volvo Car Group demonstrate the use of sustainable components in new cars. Read more

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Richard McKinlay of Axion looks at how Britain's stalling recycling rates can be bettered - and finds flexibles may hold the answer. Read more

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The recycling consultancy Axion hosted visitors from across the polymer manufacturing sector to look at plastics sustainability in the British economy. Read more

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With levels of waste plastics rising in the UK as a result of China's National Sword scrap import policies, the debate is picking up over what to do with them. Landfilling, rather than incineration, might be the better option, writes Keith Freegard. Read more

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Axion: Are biodegradable plastics better for the environment?

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

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

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

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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. Read more

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

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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

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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. Read 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. Read more

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