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Vannplastic Ltd. Joining forces with Epwin Group plc

By • Oct 30th, 2015 • Category: News

The shareholders of Vannplastic Ltd, which trades as Ecodek, are delighted to announce that following completion of a transaction over the weekend, the business has now become part of the Epwin Group. Epwin Group is a manufacturer of extrusions, mouldings and fabricated low maintenance building products, supplying the Repair, Maintenance and Improvement (“RMI”), new build [...]



Anti-Slip decking is ideal for the winter month

By • Dec 7th, 2012 • Category: News

  As winter begins in earnest, the chance of slipping on timber decking increases. The worry of not being able to safely use your deck can be a problem. It is great news to know that ecodek® is slip resistant when both wet and dry and can be used safely all year round. What’s more, [...]



Relocation 2012 – Factory Expansion

By • Oct 11th, 2012 • Category: News

A Major Expansion project will take place in November 2012. Due to the increase in demand for all the Ecodek products, we are moving yet again to new premises Wrexham Industrial Estate. The new factory will hugely increase our production capacity. The move begins in September and we hope to have all our production lines [...]



Slate Grey Decking Helps Modernise Popular Cafe

By • Aug 30th, 2012 • Category: News

Ecodek is part of a major refurbishment for popular Cafe at one of Guernsey’s most popular beaches…

Added August 30th 2012



Who knew Ecodek had so many uses!!

By • Aug 30th, 2012 • Category: Blog

We have seen many projects in the past 10 years as manufacturers of composite materials but an architect has come up with a novel idea! The architect has taken inspiration from the Netherlands floating housing and pitched the idea to the UK after all with the rain we are having we are never going to [...]



Composite Decking Makes An Appearance On ITV

By • Jul 25th, 2012 • Category: Blog

Great to see our much loved garden celebs are endorsing good materials for the UK gardeners!



Softwood, Hardwood, Plastic or Composite Which to choose?!

By • Jul 17th, 2012 • Category: Blog

So many options available for decking materials nowadays, but which one is right for you? Read here why we believe composite is the answer every time!



Rapid Growth Calls For New Premisies

By • Jul 9th, 2012 • Category: News

Ecodek demand has grown dramatically in the past few years; due to this the directors have made the decision to move premises. We can now inform our customers that we have successfully become the new tenants for a much larger factory on Wrexham Industrial Estate; this will improve production greatly but will also allow for further expansion…

Added July 09th 2012



We are screwy about our screws…10 million now sold!!

By • Jun 25th, 2012 • Category: News

Vannplastic the makers of Ecodek, is growing extremely quickly since its inception in 2002. We have now taken more than 4500 orders and as a result our sales of composite deck screws has reached the 10 million marker!

Added June 18th 2012



Softwood Decking Vs Composite

By • Jun 14th, 2012 • Category: Blog

Creating a decking area is a great way to improve areas outside, one of the first questions you will need to ask yourself is which material should you use softwood or Ecodek composite material?  Ecodek lasts longer than the traditional timber decking boards and as a UK manufacturer Ecodek can produce decking boards to suit [...]