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Philton Polythene Converters: Company Profile

ProfileOur Keynote is Quality and Innovation
Established in 1969, Philton Polythene Converters operate in the UK from a single site, based 65 miles from the ports of Felixstowe and Harwich and 40 miles from London.

As experts in the design and manufacture of polythene bags, covers and liners, we are renowned for our involvement in new and innovative projects.

Our commitment to researching and developing new raw materials and products and our policy of continual improvement bring benefit to our local and international customers.


Environmentally FriendlyPhilton is an effective environmentally responsible company. Our operations and processes are managed in a way, which respects and protects the environment. Our products are mostly manufactured from materials which are capable of being recycled. Our ongoing objective is to be among the leaders in terms of both safety and environmental performance, and in developing products that produce as little waste as possible.

Research & Development

At Philton we are continually investing in innovative product design, raw materials and technology. With our established links with various research centres, we are able to focus on the needs of our customers and product developments, which meet the most stringent demands of the market. Recent developments have been “13.5 metre trailer Flexitanks and Isotank liners” anti-static conductive liners for solving dust static problems and a high temperature liner for products that are loaded hot.

Quality is our key

Philton Polythene Converters Limited are pleased to announce that in May 2016, we were successfully re-audited to the ISO9001:2016 quality standard. Philton have maintained the ISO standard since 1989.

Having been one of the first company's in the world to gain ISO9001 accreditation for the manufacture of Dry Bulk Container Liners, Philton have again led the field in developing our systems to meet the new standard. This achievement not only reinforces our commitment to quality but highlights our dedication to continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.