Axion

18 May 2021

Axion & PlastiCircle develop new uses for non-bottle PET waste

Recycled polymers from waste plastic packaging can be used in non-packaging applications, reports Axion, one of 20 organisations with an involvement in PlastiCircle, a pioneering pan-European research project.

Axion
Axion

03 March 2021

Axion Polymers: Women should consider careers in recycling

At Axion Polymers, women hold key roles in a number of areas from management and finance to process engineering and laboratory research. Find out more here…

Axion

08 December 2020

Recovinyl: PVC recycling reaches a new high in UK and Ireland

The UK and Ireland collected and recycled a total of 143,428 tonnes of waste PVC across all PVC recycling formats in 2019; this total saw PVC window profiles account for 86,057 tonnes, according to latest industry figures (Recovinyl).

Recofloor

28 August 2020

Glowing praise for Recofloor from Bramhall Flooring

An early adopter of Recofloor, Bramhall Flooring has demonstrated the ease of implementing the UK’s vinyl flooring take back scheme to collect, return and recycle material from STI Poynton, an electronic component manufacturing site in Cheshire.

Axion

14 August 2020

Axion Polymers renews ISO 9001 certification and gains new H & S standard

Axion Polymers has successfully renewed its current ISO management system certification and gained the new enhanced ISO45001 Health and Safety standard at its two Manchester materials recycling sites.

Recofloor

21 April 2020

Recofloor awards its top vinyl flooring recyclers

Recofloor, the vinyl flooring recycling scheme founded by leading flooring manufacturers Altro and Polyflor, has recognised its members’ sustainability achievements, courtesy of the 2020 Awards.

Axion
Axion
Axion

14 February 2020

RecoMed PVC takeback scheme now active in 37 UK hospitals

RecoMed, the PVC takeback scheme for single-use medical devices, has launched its new website – www.recomed.co.uk – in response to rising interest from the healthcare sector in reducing and recycling plastic waste.