Axieo, the largest manufacturer of masterbatch in Australia and New Zealand, is the latest company to have invested in new facilities in Greater Geelong – a region that has been affectionately dubbed ‘Carbon Cluster HQ’.

In an Australian first, the new plant will be dedicated to manufacturing black carbon-based plastic pellets (or ‘masterbatch’) which contain specialist additives and are used in a range of applications worldwide.

Jade Weiss, Chief Operating Officer at Axieo said: “Carbon is fundamental to the plastics industry and has far reaching, practical implications for material science. Axieo is a nimble and ambitious company that delivers masterbatch and carbon plastic products that engineers, manufacturers and farmers rely on.

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