An open invite

Uploaded 15 Jun @ 14:03pm

One of Europe’s leading manufacturers of specialist polymers and chemicals, Bitrez, has invited resin producers to use its UK-based production facilities as the REACH 31 May deadline for registering chemical substances manufactured or imported from outside the EU above one tonne per year passes.

Already fully REACH compliant, Bitrez’s offer will be seen by many in the industry as welcome news owing to unresolved issues over Brexit - including how REACH will impact businesses once the UK leaves Europe.

With 20 per cent of its business being toll conversion/contract manufacturing, the company is no stranger to supplying resins to major players in the industry for packaging coatings, automotive refinish coatings and aerospace businesses in Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.

Dominic Hopwood, Bitrez’s Composites Resin Sales Manager, says: “With trade agreements and disagreements, the need for domestic manufactured products for Europe has never been greater in the resin market. Add to this the additional pressure from regulatory bodies such as REACH and a drive to eliminate or reduce specific materials, and it is clear that there is a real need for specialist resin producers, like Bitrez with decades of experience in satisfying production demands through toll conversion, development or co-development.”
Bitrez offers toll conversion in both its UK manufacturing facilities as well as technical support when required. With a diverse range of capabilities over both sites including COMAH [Seveso] compliance and ISO certification [ISO 9001/14001/18001].

Further reading:


Reaching a combined audience of 39,200 decision makers/influencers, across the entire lightweight materials supply chain and into the large OEMs, through both printed and digital copies.

Our latest edition...

Sign up to receive our newsletter.

View our Media Pack!

Contact Us

M&MT Online
Editorial: Simon Simmons

Sales: Phil Sloan
Phone: 07989 552530

Production: Denise Simmons


There is so much noise in the market that it is refreshing to find a magazine that cuts straight to the core of what’s important.

Ben Hayes – Sales Manager, CWST

M&MT Magazine is a well-rounded publication that delivers content on all the materials and manufacturing topics and industries. It touches a vast audience so we know that our content will be able to reach the right people.

Harriet Barnes - Marketing Communications Co-ordinator, Instron

About Us

Materials & Manufacturing Technologies covers the range of lightweight materials and the techniques available when manufacturing lighter and stronger parts.

By targeting the materials tier supply chain and the top end users M&MT will provide solutions to key professionals across the ‘lightweighting’ sector in all leading industries such as Aerospace, Automotive and so on.