masterbatch

masterbatch

[′mas·tər‚bach]
(materials)
A plastic, rubber, or elastomer mixture in which there is a high additives concentration, such as rubber with carbon black, or plastic with color pigment; used to proportion additives accurately into large bulks of plastic, rubber, or elastomer.
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[USPRwire, Thu Feb 04 2016] Masterbatch Market by Type (White, Black, Color, Additive, Filler, and Others) and by Application (Packaging, Building & Construction, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Textile, and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, September 19, 2015 --(PR.com)-- According to a recently released TechSci Research report, "India Masterbatch Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020," the masterbatch market in India is projected to surpass US$ 1.1 billion by 2020.
Clariant has plans to acquire Plastichemix Industries, a masterbatch business in lndia, located in Vadodara with production facilities in Rania, Kalol and Nandesari in Gujarat, India.
"As one of the world's leading masterbatches systems providers, Clariant sees Liquid Masterbatches as an integral component of its technology and service portfolio," says Hans Bohnen, head of the masterbatch business unit.
Ciba Specialty Chemicals will sell its Masterbatch business to Clariant for an undisclosed price.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 6, 2019-: Middle East & Africa Color Masterbatch Market 2019: With Top Key Player and Countries Data: Trends and Forecast 2027, Industry Analysis by Regions, Type and Applications
Previously, the company had announced major investments new masterbatch plants in Changshu, China and Istanbul, Turkey.
Burnaby, Canada, August 26, 2015 --(PR.com)-- According to a recently released TechSci Research report, "Saudi Arabia Masterbatch Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020," the masterbatch market in Saudi Arabia is projected to reach USD167 million by 2020.
The masterbatch market in China is one of the fastest-growing and most dynamic in the world, says U.K.
Key statement: Provided are a process for efficiently producing a rubber wet masterbatch in which a dispersibility of carbon black in the rubber is improved, in which a reinforcing property and an abrasion resistance of the rubber can be enhanced by using carbon black having a high surface activity, in which a yield of the carbon black in the wet masterbatch obtained is not reduced and in which a handling property of the carbon black is good as compared with masterbatches prepared by using a granulated and dried substance of carbon black prepared by a conventional wet method and non-granulated carbon black, a carbon black-containing rubber wet masterbatch obtained by the above process and a rubber composition and a tire prepared by using the masterbatch.