Fakuma 2018: ALBIS presents product highlights focusing on recycling, health care, and lighting

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2018 09:01 CEST

From October 16th to 20th, 2018, ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH will be presenting its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions, and master batches at FAKUMA 2018 in Friedrichshafen, Germany (hall A3, booth A3-3105).

PA6 & 66 ECO – Near to Prime Performance + less CO2 Emissions compared to Prime Material

Blog posts   •   Aug 24, 2018 15:33 CEST

In a study, the SKZ calculated with recycled ALTECH ECO® PA6 / PA66 a saving of approx. 11 kg CO2e (CO2Emission) per kg PA6 / PA6.6 in comparison to a prime nylon product.

Requirements for automotive suppliers: ALBIS' USA site achieves IATF 16949 certification

Press Releases   •   Aug 20, 2018 15:00 CEST

The site of ALBIS PLASTICS CORPORATION, US subsidiary of ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH, in Duncan, South Carolina is now certified according to IATF 16949. Therefore the Hamburg-based company now produces according to the most important quality standard for suppliers to the automotive industry not only in Europe and China, but also in North America.

TPE forum: ALBIS promotes market relevance of TPE

Blog posts   •   Aug 10, 2018 11:20 CEST

Although thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) are used in a variety of applications, not everyone is aware of the full range of properties the material offers. This was the impetus behind the 2016 creation of the "TPE Forum", a new special-interest group.

WIPAG - New member of the ALBIS group

Blog posts   •   Jul 27, 2018 13:39 CEST

With the recent acquisition of WIPAG, ALBIS has further strengthened its position as a supplier of innovative technical compounds based on recycled ingredients. In the case of WIPAG products, recycled carbon fibre is deployed to achieve highly competitive lightweight solutions.

VDI 2017 Medical Grade Plastics Guideline

Blog posts   •   Jul 19, 2018 14:00 CEST

This is the situation: Nothing is more frustrating for processors of plastic products than a versatile material that they have been using for a long time, suddenly being discontinued with very little warning. Or even worse, the material used in an item that is well established in the market, starting to receive user inquiries or complaints.

Potential Solutions to the PA 6.6 Supply Shortage

Blog posts   •   Jul 06, 2018 11:31 CEST

As the plastics industry finds itself in the grip of a serious PA 6.6 shortage, plastics processors and brand owners are facing challenges to keep the manufacturing supply chain moving. Tony Harrison (Director, Global TSAD), takes a look at the options which could be considered for drop-in solutions (existing tools / applications) or indeed, for new projects.

HSH Nordbank Run 2018: High Performance for a good cause

Blog posts   •   Jul 04, 2018 10:29 CEST

On June 23 the 17th HSH Nordbank run took place in HafenCity, Hamburg. ALBIS took part in this event for the sixth time. Our group was made up of almost 50 participants from ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH and KRAHN CHEMIE GmbH. We did not let the cold and drizzle discourage us from taking part in this company race for a good cause.

Welcome to the ALBIS company blog!

Blog posts   •   Jun 29, 2018 08:00 CEST

Dear ALBIS customers, friends and colleagues, Welcome to our new company blog. Here we inform you about company news, e.g. market developments, products, trade fairs and employee events.

ALBIS PLASTIC introduces the ALCOM® MED product line portfolio and invests in the Hamburg site

Press Releases   •   Jun 18, 2018 15:13 CEST

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH are expanding their product portfolio to include customized compounds for healthcare applications such as medical products, pharmaceutical packaging and diagnostic applications. The products grouped under the ALCOM® MED brand are based on different polymers and include both colorings and fillers, for example mineral, fiberglass and barium sulfate.

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ALBIS PLASTIC profile in brief

ALBIS PLASTIC is one of the leading globally operating companies in the distribution and compounding of technical thermoplastics and thermoplastic elastomers. In addition to the product portfolio of well-known plastic manufacturers, ALBIS offers the plastic processing industry a diverse product range of high performance plastics, compound solutions and masterbatches. In 2017, the ALBIS Group, which has more than 1300 employees, achieved sales of 1.017 million euros. With 23 subsidiaries worldwide, the Hamburg based company is strongly represented in Europe with a growing presence in North Africa, the Asia Pacific and the Americas. At five German locations as well as in Knutsford (UK), Duncan, South Carolina (USA) and Changshu (China), ALBIS produces compounds and masterbatches, in part specializing in high-quality recycled compounds and green materials. All sites are certified according to the IATF 16949 or ISO 9001 standard.

For more information visit http://www.albis.com and http://www.albisamericas.com.


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