gas black


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gas black

[′gas ‚blak]
(chemistry)
Fine particles of carbon formed by partial combustion or thermal decomposition of natural gas; used to reinforce rubber products such as tires. Also known as carbon black; channel black.
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Luxembourg-based Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC), a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, has announced plans to expand its production capacity for gas blacks at its Cologne (Kalscheuren) plant, in Germany.
Our high-quality Gas Blacks, Furnace Blacks and Specialty Carbon Blacks tint, colorize and enhance the performance of plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, adhesives and sealants, tires, and manufactured rubber goods such as automotive belts and hoses.
Orion Engineered Carbons produces a broad range of Carbon Blacks including high-performance Specialty Gas Blacks, Acetylene Blacks, Furnace Blacks, Lamp Blacks, Thermal Blacks and other Carbon Blacks that tint, colourise and enhance the performance of polymers, plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, among others.
According to the company, it produces a broad range of carbon blacks that include high-performance Specialty Gas Blacks, Acetylene Blacks, Furnace Blacks, Lamp Blacks, Thermal Blacks and other Carbon Blacks that tint, colorize and enhance the performance of polymers, plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, textile fibers, adhesives and sealants, tires, and mechanical rubber goods such as automotive belts and hoses.
According to the company, it produces a broad range of Carbon Blacks that include high-performance Specialty Gas Blacks, Furnace Blacks, Lamp Blacks, Thermal Blacks and other Carbon Blacks that tint, colourise and enhance the performance of polymers, paints and coatings, adhesives, tires as well as mechanical rubber goods.
In addition, the company's high-quality gas blacks, furnace blacks and specialty carbon blacks tint, colorise and enhance the performance of plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, adhesives and sealants, tires, and manufactured rubber goods such as automotive belts and hoses.