Polwax S.A. is the biggest in Poland and one of the European leaders in the paraffin market, producer and distributor of refined and renewable paraffin, waxes and products composed on the base of paraffin.
The company started its activity in January 2012, but its origins date back to 1999. For more than 20 years, thanks to a high and stable quality of products, the use of modern technology processes, the adjustment of the offer to individual needs of the customer as well as its own R&D facilities, Polwax S.A. has achieved a well-established position in many segments of the economy.
The company regularly amends its product portfolio, putting more emphasis on the development of products intended for industry, including products from the fertilisers market, food contact products in food production and packaging processes for foodstuffs, emulsions and waxes for wood and furniture industries, as well as plant protection products or formulas for the rubber industry.
The company focuses on the development of modern paraffin-based formulas for the industry, while not forgetting the importance of the candles and grave candles market. Therefore, for many years, Zakład Produkcji Świec i Zniczy located in Czechowice-Dziedzice has produced grave candles and table candles, as well as candles potted in containers of different shapes, sizes and colours.
Polwax S.A. thinks ecologically and cares about the environment. All installations and production processes have a low environmental impact. Thanks to access to its own laboratories, the company guarantees the production of good quality and safe products for the recipients of goods.
Vision and mission
What distinguishes Polwax S.A. on the paraffin market is its Polish origins, innovation, professionalism as well as its readiness for change and continuous development. The Company’s activities are directed in such a way that the company becomes the leader of innovative industrial paraffin-based formulas.
The mission of Polwax S.A. is to develop its portfolio of innovative paraffin products continuously and maintain a quality-stable offer. Through constant investments in new technologies and solutions, the company consistently meets customer needs. At the same time, it seeks to ensure the safety and satisfaction of its employees and takes care of the environment.
Integrated Management System
Implemented in POLWAX S.A. The scope of the integrated management system covers the requirements of the following standards:
- PN-EN ISO 9001:2015 – Quality management systems that provide the ability to deliver products and services that meet customer requirements
- PN-EN ISO 14001:2015 – Environmental management systems whose main task is to support environmental activities, to prevent and mitigate adverse environmental impacts of the company’s operations
- PN-ISO 45001:2018-06 – OHS management systems to ensure continuous actions to improve the health and safety of workers, prevent incidents, including occupational accidents and diseases
- PN-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2018-02 – General requirements for the operation of laboratories that confirm competence in the scope of measurements, tests and calibrations carried out. They ensure consistent performance standards (scope of accreditation No AB-391)