Press Release

# Products

16.05.2018   12:05

ALBIS takes over distribution of PURELL™ for Basell Orlen in Poland

Hamburg, 05/16/2018. ALBIS Polska Sp. z o.o., part of the ALBIS PLASTIC Group, has, on behalf of Basell Orlen Polyolefins Sprzedaż Sp. z o.o. (BOPS), taken over the distribution in Poland of LyondellBasells healthcare brand PURELLTM with immediate effect.

ALBIS Polska has been selling the BOPS polyolefin range since March 1, 2017 and is now also able to supply polyolefin solutions to Polish customers in the healthcare sector, one of the ALBIS Group's most important markets.

Horst Klink, Vice President of Distribution at ALBIS PLASTIC, says, "Albis is the leading distributor for healthcare applications in Europe and we have been representing the PURELLTM brand here for the best part of ten years in nearly all countries. This portfolio expansion is a logical step and a valuable addition to the wide range of products on offer to our Polish customers.”

PURELLTM was the first polyolefin for the healthcare industry in 2003 and it has been the market leader since then. It includes a comprehensive portfolio of PE and PP products for use in medical products, pharmaceutical packaging and diagnostic applications, ideally addressing the needs of the processing industry for consistent formulations, change management and regulatory approval.


Lennart Meyer

Specialist Communication & PR

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ALBIS 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 2018, the ALBIS Group, which has more than 1400 employees, achieved sales of 1.1 billion EUR. With 26 locations 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 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. In 2019, ALBIS was certified according to European Corporate Social Responsibility standards by rating specialist EcoVadis.

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