The most important recognition for our hard work comes from our customers. But MBA Polymers UK has also been recognised by multiple international bodies.

MBA Polymers UK wasn’t set up to win trophies or prizes. We exist to produce high quality recycled plastics and polymers. But we’re still proud that our conscientious, quality-led approach has resulted in numerous industry awards:

International Recognition

  • One of “10 innovators leading important change around the world.” -

  • One of “America’s Most Innovative Companies” - Inc. Magazine’s Innovation Series

  • DOC NIST ATP grant holders



MBA Polymers UK are the UK’s first recycled plastic compounder of both Automotive Shredder Residue (ASR) and Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) to be awarded EuCertPlast accreditation, the European-wide scheme that provides a common standard for post-consumer plastics recycling.

Industry Awards

  • Plastics Recycling Business of the Year Award (2020)

  • EuCertPlast Accreditation (2019, 2020, 2021)

  • Excellence in Manufacturing Award (2019)

  • Rushlight Resource Innovation Award (2014, 2015)

  • GPEC Environmental Stewardship Award (2014)

  • Gothenburg Award for Sustainable Development (2012)

  • GoingGreen Company of the Year (2012)

  • California Clean Technology Game Changer (2011)

  • Economist's Innovation Award (2010)

  • Global 100 CleanTech (2009, 2010)

  • The Green Awards (2010)

  • Earthkeeper Hero (2007)

  • Balderton Capital Most Innovative Company (2007)

  • Ball State University Ascent Award (2007)

  • Tech Museum Intel Tech Laureate Award (2006)

  • World Economic Tech Pioneer Award (2006)

  • CleanTech Ventures Award (2005, 2006, 2010)

  • Thomas Alva Edison Award for Innovation (2002)

  • Governor's Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (1998)