Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) is often used for telephone handsets, cars, shower trays, rigid luggage, domestic appliance housings (food mixers), electroplated parts, radiator grills, handles, computer housings.


Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is used for automotive seating, bumper and door components, floor levellers, stowage systems, consoles, pillars, side impact protection. Durable packaging, furniture, seafood distribution, Fruit & veg distribution, consumer products lead a host of other applications.


High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is a popular packaging choice for the milk and fresh juice industry as well as pipes, chemical cans, crates, packaging, pallets, wheelie bins, bags, profiles and more.


Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) used for shrink wrap, films, carrier bags, caps, general packaging and water pipes.


Medium Density Polyethylene (MDPE), used for kayaks, water tanks, drums & pipes


Polyamide (PA) Nylon fibres are used in textiles, fishing line and carpets. Nylon films are used for food packaging, offering toughness and low gas permeability, whilst injection moulded nylon make great cable ties and automotive parts.


Polycarbonate (PC) is often used for home water dispensers signage, chocolate trays, bottles, roof lights, machine guards, bullet proof windows, bank safety screens and bus shelter windows.


Polyethylene Terephthalate (PT), widely used for drinks bottles, trays, polyester fibre, films and strapping.


Poly(methyl Methacrylate) (PMMA), also known as acrylic, often used in sheet form as an alternative to glass, such as displays, baths, TV screens and signage.


Polypropylene (PP) is frequently used in car bumpers, bulk bags, bottles, buckets, crates, pipes, packaging, films, labels, diapers, fibres, pallets, trays, strapping, string, hangers, pots and washing machine parts.


Polystyrene (PS) is often used in home appliances such as fridges, automobile parts, trays, cups, yoghurt tubs and packaging.


Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), used for window frames, credit cards, pipes, profiles, trays, faux leather, binder covers and door skins.


We can deal with other specialist plastic such as PE/PA, TPE, TPO, PC/ABS, PE100 and more.

Personal Service

You’ll work with a dedicated member of the Vanden team, who will deal with everything from start to finish. From visiting your site to assess how we can help, through to sample testing, arranging the paperwork and transport – we’ve got it covered. You can expect quick collections and reliable payments – removing any hassle and saving you time.

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Quality Control

Our recyclable plastics are derived from both post industrial and post-production waste, which puts our high-quality supply in demand. We follow strict processes to make sure quality is high – this includes inspecting processing methods, loadings, taking samples and photographs and carrying out lab testing. From entering our site through to leaving, the quality will never be compromised.

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