ALBIS - working at the heart of improving patient safety

Blog posts   •   Nov 28, 2018 15:30 CET

Many of you may remember the Poly Implant Prothèse (PIP) silicone implant scandal in 2010 where the producer used potentially carcinogenic industrial quality silcone, rather than medical quality for implants and up to 500,000 women who had received PIP implants might have been affected.

Long Night of Industry at ALBIS

Blog posts   •   Nov 16, 2018 15:28 CET

On November 8th, 2018 ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH participated in the event “Long Night of Industry” in Hamburg for the 11th time in a row.

ALBIS distributes new halogen-free TPE-compounds from UTEKSOL

Press Releases   •   Nov 09, 2018 09:02 CET

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH expands its TPE-Portfolio with flame retardant Styrene-based thermoplastic Elastomers (TPS) of the brand SOLPLAST® from UTEKSOL. The halogen-free TPS compounds achieve V0 classification of the UL94 test at 2 mm thickness.

ALBIS Healthcare goes Italy

Blog posts   •   Nov 02, 2018 14:16 CET

Although ALBIS PLASTIC has been in the international plastics distribution and compounding business for more than 50 years, Italy remained uncharted territory for a long time. On July 1, 2016, they finally bridged that gap when ALBIS PLASTIC Italia S.r.l. opened its doors in Gallarate, Lombardy, as the most recent addition to the ALBIS family of subsidiaries

ALBIS in Asia: capacity significantly expanded

Blog posts   •   Oct 29, 2018 15:02 CET

Asia is one of the largest growing markets in the world, including the plastics sector. Five years after launching the first extrusion line, we now have tripled our production capacity in China to around 36,000 tons nominal capacity.

Workaround, ALBIS PLASTIC and BASF optimize smart glove for industrial applications

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 14:59 CEST

In close cooperation, Workaround GmbH, ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH and BASF have modified an important component of the smart glove ProGlove. After careful analysis, Ultramid Vision is now being used on the integrated scanning unit, allowing even simpler, quicker and safer work processes. The ProGlove is already in everyday use by branded manufacturers in the automotive, logistics and chemical sectors.

LyondellBasell and SUEZ Joint Venture: ALBIS PLASTIC distributes sustainable products from QCP

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 15:00 CEST

ALBIS PLASTIC is proud to add LyondellBasell’s Quality Circular Polymers (QCP™) range of recycled products to its portfolio. Owned by LyondellBasell and SUEZ, QCP is a manufacturer of high-quality renewable polymers. LyondellBasell markets QCP materials as a part of its existing Moplen™ PP and Hostalen™ PE product families.

ALBIS PLASTIC receives sustainability standard certification

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2018 13:00 CEST

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH, one of the leading global companies for the distribution and compounding of technical thermoplastics and thermoplastic elastomers, has been certified in line with current Europe-wide Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) standards.

Shortage of skilled labor: How companies find qualified employees

Blog posts   •   Sep 26, 2018 14:45 CEST

Everyone is talking and writing about the shortage of skilled labor. This is allegedly particularly shaking medium-sized companies who are at a disadvantage compared to corporate groups when it comes to the so-called "war for talent". Is that the case? Which strategies need those companies to apply? A professional article by Udo Knak, Head of Human Resources of the ALBIS PLASTIC Group.

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).

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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.

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