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Minera Quarry Reserve in North Wales, Wrexham


Some time ago, in one of our blogs we have written about North Wales Wildlife Trust and their brand new guide book, which showcases beautiful reserves in the area of North Wales. Areas showcased in the guide are a perfect place for a family picnic. We couldn’t imagine a better summer afternoon than visiting one […]

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Ecodek – more than just manufacturers


At Ecodek we are not only manufactures of the UK’s premium WPC building components, but we also have a Research and Development Centre based at our manufacturing facility in Wrexham, North Wales. As such, Ecodek have been heavily involved with several Horizon 2020 development projects – more on this later. Research and Development at Ecodek […]

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Ecodek Embraces Recycling Even Further – We Want Your Rubbish!


As friends of Ecodek will already know – we are rather keen on recycling. 136 million 4 pint recycled plastic milk bottles have been consumed in the manufacture of ecodek® material since the company began operating in 2002! We have taken this a little closer to home, and joined TerraCycle. Free Recycling Programmes TerraCycle is […]

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Welcoming New Faces to Ecodek


We enjoy an ever-expanding team here at Ecodek, with new skills and specialities being brought to the team with each new addition. We have recently established two new roles within the company, and these have now been filled. Michael Roberts – Design Technician This new role is an amalgamation of previous posts, in line with […]

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Installing WPC Decking Correctly


At Ecodek we manufacture a product that is both durable and robust, and in order to ensure your decking will continue as such it is important to install and maintain the product as per our Installation Instructions. The installation of ecodek® is a straight forward and simple process and very similar to working with a […]

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Colourful Autumn and Ecodek


The time of year has come, when the weather gets colder and nights are longer, all though disliked by some and beloved by others, one thing can be agreed on, it can be beautiful. Leaves changing their colours to orange, red and brown, slowly falling down from the branches to paint the pavements and gardens […]

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Princesses Eugenie’s Plastic-Free Wedding


Last week saw another Royal Wedding – Princesses Eugenie married Jack Brooksbank. Their wedding was not only beautiful, but also quite notable as Princesses Eugenie had already made another vow that their wedding be plastic free! Publicly declaring this aim follows from her existing stance on reducing plastic. Their house is already anti-plastic, and Princesses […]

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Save Orangutans Initiative


Rain forests deforestation is a serious issue, firstly because it destroys natural beauty which is also crucial for the global fight to limit the climate change, and secondly and most importantly, it destroys natural habitats of many species of animals. Some of the most affected are orangutans, by destroying their natural habitats, they are forced […]

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The End of Summer Holidays and Back to School!


Summer holidays are coming to an end, so it is time for parents and children to start preparing for return to school! Time to start shopping for all the school necessities, whether it’s stationary, books or most importantly, lunch boxes. Lunch is especially important for school children to get them through the day, so why […]

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How Ecodek are contributing to improving the Climate Change problem


Climate change is a subject we have heard about for a long time, how it’s slowly becoming worse and what we should do to improve it. Headlines this week have shouted about just how quickly things are progressing for the worse. There are different ways we can impact CO2 production, some are very simple like […]

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