Frequently asked questions about polymers and plastics

Northern Polymers & Plastics FAQs:

Northern Polymers and Plastics are suppliers of a comprehensive range of polymers and plastic materials, available as prime compound granules, regrind, lump, powders, reprocessed pellets. Here are some frequently asked questions that visitors to our site may find useful.

If you have a question for our team of polymers and plastics specialists please do not hesitate to contact us on 01270 874224 or email faqs@northernpolymersandplastics.com


Is there a minimum plastics and polymers order?

Unlike many polymers and plastic suppliers we specialise in sourcing and supplying small quantities of 5MT or less. Each order is individual and tailor matched to your exact requirements, although we will and do supply full loads without compromise.

Where can you deliver my plastics to?

Northern Polymers and Plastics Ltd can deliver your plastic materials anywhere in the world.

How quickly can my polymers and plastics be delivered?

At Northern Polymers and Plastics we have built a strong business relationship with many leading freight forwarding companies. One in particular supplies us with priority status, which means we can guarantee safe, prompt delivery of all orders. Depending on the type of material we can deliver straight away from stock or, if prime material is required, a 7 day lead time is typical.

Why is ISO9001 important?

ISO 9001 is an International Standards Organisation quality management standard. It applies to all types of organizations and can help both product and service oriented organisations achieve standards of quality that are recognized and respected throughout the world. Manufacturers have to reach these standards and maintain set high levels in quality management and demonstrate a commitment to quality.

How good is the quality of re-processed pvc we supply?

Northern Polymers & Plastics Ltd works closely with one of the leading companies in the pvc reprocessing industry. The plastic reprocessing plant produces the highest grade possible of re-compounded pvc and is ISO9001 certified. The material quality is so high that the re-processed pvc produced here is comparable to prime material, with typical prices being 5% to 25% less than virgin pvc being currently offered. Because of the high standard of this material, it is currently being used within Europe as the inner liner for hosepipes and for pond liners.

What formula do you supply polymers and plastics in?

Northern Polymers and Plastics can supply plastics and polymers to any compound formula, both prime and reprocessed  in prime compound granules, regrind, lump, powders and reprocessed pellets.

Can you supply prime virgin plastics?

Yes. Northern Polymers and Plastics are UK virgin and prime plastic suppliers & polymer procurement specialists, just contact us !


More infoNorthern Polymers and Plastics are suppliers of a comprehensive range of polymers and plastics materials, sourced from a worldwide network of plastic and polymers suppliers. These materials are available as prime compound granules, regrind, lump, powders and reprocessed pellets.. If you require more information or have a question for our team of plastics and polymer specialists, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01270 874224 or email enquiries@northernpolymersandplastics.com