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The plastics recycling specialist B-Plast 2000 is about to expand further

 

The plastics recycling company based in the East Frisian town of Aurich is about to expand its operations further. The expansion of further production capacities is planned for 2022.

The construction of two production and storage halls, each 2,500 m² in size, as well as the construction of the corresponding loading and unloading facilities and other production facilities is planned. The internationally active company will build the twelfth and thirteenth hall for the further and deeper refinement of high-quality plastic granules and compounds.

The commissioning of the production lines is scheduled for the end of 2022.

"In order to meet the increased demand for our products in full service, we plan to hire more staff in addition to expanding capacity," says Managing Director Stefan Bohlen.

Furthermore, a neighboring hall complex will be integrated into the structure of the recycling company. The planned expansion of an additional 3,500 m² will also take place in 2022.
In connection with the integration, the company premises will increase to 8.1 hectares, of which 25,000 m² is hall space.

The total investment at the Schirum site amounts to around 6 million euros and, according to information from the management, is being made benevolently, since the city administration of Aurich and politicians recently spoke out against the introduction of the rainwater fee and against the increase in other taxes.

The economic location of Aurich and the significant increase in local medium-sized companies in the Schirum industrial and commercial area is the result of a business-friendly city policy.

B-Plast 2000 is a global supplier of plastic raw materials and has specialized in the recycling of production residues from European plastics manufacturers and processing companies.

Today, the international polymer supplier employs 100 people and continuously supplies customers in 41 countries on 4 continents.

 

source: B-Plast 2000

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B-Plast 2000 faces further expansion and receives "Certificate for Sustainability"

 

The plastics recycling company based in the East Frisian town of Aurich is about to expand its operations further.
The construction of another 1,600 m² production and storage hall, as well as the construction of the corresponding loading and unloading facilities and a new production plant are planned for 2021. The internationally active company will build the twelfth hall for the further and deeper refinement of high-quality plastic granules and compounds.
Furthermore, a project for the construction of a PV system for the company's own energy supply is planned on the hall roofs. The globally active supplier of plastic raw materials is thus able to generate 25% of its electricity consumption itself for the time being and also saves around 550 tons of CO² emissions per year.
The goal for the next few years is also to be able to generate a large part of the electricity consumption ourselves. “This makes our recycling solutions and products even greener. Sustainability is our responsibility for the future," says Susi Hicken from the management systems department at B-Plast 2000.
Furthermore, the sustainable plastics recycling specialist B-Plast 2000 from Schirum will distinguish itself with the label "We are there."
The certificate was presented on Thursday, February 4th, 2021 by the IHK General Manager Dr. Torsten Slink and Mr. Neumann from the Energy, Industry and Innovation and Environment departments presented to B-Plast 2000 in a small circle due to the development of the pandemic.

With regard to the increasing importance of global recycling and sustainable management, B-Plast underscores its mission statement as an ecological, social and economic shaper.
As a leading company in the plastics recycling industry, B-Plast 2000 takes its responsibility towards society as well as its suppliers and customers seriously.
The "Alliance for Sustainability" is a concept created by the state of Lower Saxony to actively help shape sustainability approaches in the environment and in life. The number of companies in Lower Saxony in the "Alliance for Sustainability" is 41.
B-Plast 2000 has been active in plastics recycling since 1998 and has specialized in the recycling of production residues from European plastics manufacturers and processing companies. Plastics producers throughout Europe are offered comprehensive waste management, including complete company disposal. The focus is on material recycling, which enables environmentally friendly management through the sustainable use of raw materials.
Today, B-Plast 2000 continuously supplies customers in 41 countries on 4 continents.
According to B-Plast 2000, continuous investments are essential in order to continue to play a leading role in international competition.

 

source: B-Plast 2000

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B-Plast 2000 completes business expansion

 

The plastics recycling company based in Aurich, East Frisia has again expanded its operations.

On Tuesday, 03.03.2020, the construction of a 1,600 m² manufacturing and storage hall, as well as the construction of the corresponding loading and unloading facilities and a new production facility, in the presence of District Administrator Olaf Meinen, Aurichs Mayor Mr. Horst Feddermann and the First City Councilor Hardwig Kuiper officially opened.

The company estimates the investment amount of the new production hall, manufacturing technology and infrastructure at around 3 million euros.The newly acquired production capacities, which are operated in three shifts, can refine up to 2 trucks a day.In order to continue to play a leading role in international competition, according to B-Plast 2000, continuous investments are essential.Due to the changed market conditions, with the import ban on plastics in numerous Asian countries, it has also become necessary to continue to refine raw materials. A large vertical range of manufacture was created in order to be able to adapt to the international market conditions at any time.

B-Plast 2000 has been active in plastics recycling since 1998 and specializes in the recovery of production residues from European plastics manufacturers and processing companies. Comprehensive waste management through to complete waste disposal is offered to plastics producers across Europe. The focus is on material recycling, which enables environmentally friendly management through the sustainable use of raw materials.

Thanks to state-of-the-art industrial plants and advanced technologies, the specialists for plastic recycling on their 78,000 m² company premises are able to process high-performance plastics, bio-based polymers and composite plastics in addition to all thermoplastic plastics.

The refurbished products are marketed worldwide, B-Plast 2000 continuously supplies customers in 35 countries on 4 continents.

The new capacity expansion was followed by the development of the staff, so 30 new hires were made within two years.

 

source: B-Plast 2000

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B-Plast 2000 is facing further company expansion

 

 B-Plast 2000 based in the industrial area Schirum will expand its operation again. Already in 2014 EUR 2.5 million were invested in the operational infrastructure: the new location has been extended by 3.28 ha to 7.8 ha now. On the newly acquired area two halls were built with a total area of 3.200 sqm and a maintenance workshop with an area of 350 sqm, in the course of the building the fortified plant area was enlarged to 40,000 sqm. In addition, new exterior storage areas were built in the form of bulk boxes in concrete block construction. Three new truck loading ramps ensure liquid logistics processes also in future.

 

 Since 1998 B-Plast 2000 is working in the plastics recycling and specializes in the recycling of industrial production residues. The company offers full operating disposal and comprehensive waste management to plastic producers and processors throughout Europe. The focus is on the mechanical recycling, which allows an environmentally friendly management through sustainable use of raw materials. The processed products are merchandised worldwide, B-Plast 2000 supplies customers in 33 countries on four continents.

 

 According to B-Plast 2000 continuous investments are inevitable to compete internationally to be a leader. Despite the economy slowed sharply in Asia and stagnation or downward trend in the European markets, the building of a tenth hall with a total investment of 850,000 ? will be tackled in Schirum after receiving the building permit. The construction of the new warehouse will comprise 1,600m², thus the company has a total of 17,000m² exhibition space available.

 

Today, B-Plast 2000 is one of the largest companies in its sector and one of the European leaders.

 

In 2014 the performance of B-Plast 2000 was rewarded by winning the 5th Lower Saxony Foreign Trade Award, an award for companies that are successful worldwide in foreign markets and achieve excellence in international competition.

 

source: B-Plast 2000

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B-Plast 2000 Kunststoffverarbeitungs- GmbH

B-Plast 2000®
Kunststoffverarbeitungs-GmbH

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