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

American Coatings Show

American Coatings Show 2018

April 10-12, 2018
Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Booth 941

This leading North American event sets trends for future developments in the plastics industry. We'll be exhibiting our specialty carbon blacks, fumed silicas, silica dispersions, fumed aluminas and aerogel for use in coatings systems.

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NPE 2018

NPE 2018

May 7-11, 2018
Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, USA
Booth S26125, South Hall Level 1

This leading plastics trade show and conference provides total coverage of the innovative solutions and emerging technologies that are shaping the future of plastics. We'll be exhibiting as the complete solution provider for black plastics.

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