We supply specialty carbon blacks, masterbatches and conductive compounds that can deliver a range of performance attributes.

Our products improve the performance of plastics while extending their useful life. We serve a wide range of industries such as automotive, consumer goods, industrial products and infrastructure, including applications such as pipe and pressure pipe and wire and cable.

We have expertise in a range of processing technologies including all advanced extrusion and molding methods. Our plastics applications and research and development labs provide leading technical service and applications development in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our technical sales and service teams are available to work with you to provide additional product information and aid in your selection of the best product for your specific application. 

All of our specialty carbon blacksmasterbatches and conductive compounds and concentrates are designed to meet application-specific needs and are manufactured to exacting standards. Regardless of your application, our product offerings provide differentiated performance and reliable quality.

Our specialty carbon blacks for plastics are sold under brand names including BLACK PEARLS® carbon blacks, ELFTEX® carbon blacks and VULCAN® carbon blacks. You can find our masterbatch products under the PLASBLAK® masterbatch brand name, and our conductive compounds and concentrates products under the CABELEC® product line. All of our products continue to be the top choice for the plastics industry, and we continue to build on our experience to further innovate and develop new products to drive our customers’ product performance.

Upcoming Events

K Fair 2016

K Fair 2016

October 19-26, 2016
Messe Düsseldorf in Düsseldorf, Germany
Booth 6E62, Hall 6

Visit us at K 2016, the world’s leading trade fair for the plastics and rubber, where we will be showcasing our full portfolio of specialty carbon blacks, black masterbatches and conductive compounds and concentrates, as well as our latest product and application innovations.

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We believe that we now offer the broadest range of specialty carbon blacks that are certified to facilitate compliance with the new REACH requirements. We have been a leader in providing high purity carbon blacks, including those used in applications that need to comply with EU food contact legislation requirements.

“Carbon blacks get fit for the future,” Compounding World
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High-Performance Solutions

We have been innovating in the plastics industry for more than 100 years.