Specialty Carbon Blacks

Our carbon blacks deliver color, conductivity and ultraviolet (UV) protection for specialty applications such as coatings, plastics, toners and printing inks.

Our specialty carbon blacks are used as pigmenting, UV stabilizing and conductive agents in a variety of common and specialty products, including:

  • Plastics. Our carbon blacks are widely used in applications such as conductive packaging, film and sheet, fibers, moldings, pipes and semi-conductive cables.
  • Printing and packaging. Our carbon blacks enhance formulations and deliver broad flexibility in meeting specific color requirements for toners and printing inks.
  • Coatings. Our carbon blacks provide pigmentation, conductivity and UV protection for a variety of coating applications, including automotive, industrial and architectural.

We are the world's largest producer of carbon blacks and offer specialty product lines such as BLACK PEARLS®, ELFTEX®, VULCAN®, MOGUL®, MONARCH®, EMPEROR® and REGAL® carbon blacks.


Upcoming Events

Abrafati

Abrafati

October 3-5, 2017
São Paulo Expo Exhibition and Convention Center

We will be exhibiting at this biannual coatings show. This year it will be held in a new venue, São Paulo Expo, which is the largest and most modern convention and exhibition center in Latin America. Leading suppliers based in the Americas, Europe and Asia will be present, and we will showcase our entire portfolio of coatings and adhesives.

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33rd Biennial Western Coatings Symposium and Show

33rd Biennial Western Coatings Symposium and Show

October 15-18, 2017
Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

We will exhibit with a tabletop display at this important regional conference and tradeshow serving primarily, but not exclusively, western USA and Canada. The event provides educational and networking opportunities for technical individuals involved in the development and manufacturing of coatings, their employers and related vendors in the coatings industry.

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