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

AMI Thermoplastic Concentrates 2017 Conference

2017 AMI Thermoplastic Concentrates Conference

January 24-26, 2017
Ft. Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs Golf Resort in Coral Springs, Florida, USA

We will attend this established conference, which provides attendees with an opportunity to network and discuss the latest technological advances and business insights in the concentrates industry. George Haines, global segment manager, will present a session titled “Carbon black purity: Why it matters” during Session 2 on Wednesday, January 25th at 9:10 am.

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Advanced Automotive Battery Conference

Advanced Automotive Battery Conference

January 30 - February 2, 2017
Congress Centrum Mainz in Mainz, Germany

We will attend this conference for chief battery technologists from major European automakers to present their development trends and projected battery needs, and key suppliers share their latest offerings and roadmaps for the future.

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Feiplastic 2017

Feiplastic 2017

April 3-7, 2017
Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, Brazil
Booth O59

We will be exhibiting at Feiplastic 2017, the largest trade show in Latin America and one of the top trade shows in the plastics industry for introducing trends, showcasing launches and generating networking.

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