Using Carbon Black paints and coatings for pigment purposes, is a technique that has been used by humans since the early civilizations. Initially, carbon black was only used to color inks, but this technique has been further developed to this day. From generation to generation, Carbon Black has been used for paints and coatings. Specifically with colors, it is very important to reach the exact shade of black…

From March 19th to 21st the European Coatings Show 2019 will take place in Nuremberg, Germany.
The largest group of visitors at the European Coatings Show comprises the formulators of paint, coatings, adhesives, sealants, additives, printing inks and construction chemicals. PentaCarbon will attend the trade show to connect with the industry and to gain valuable information on market developments to evolve product and service improvement and to introduce the latest developments and expansion of her portfolio of conductive carbon black grades, carbon black grades with low levels of PAH and carbon black grades meeting food contact requirements…

2019 is expected to be a dynamic and high competitive year full of both challenges and opportunities. PentaCarbon is looking forward extending successful partnerships with its’ customers. Due to the fluctuation of feedstock prices and new regulations like IMO…

The year is drawing to a close. We would like to thank you for the trust you have placed in us in 2018 and are looking forward to a continuous cooperation in 2019…

As the temperatures gradually fall, the sun sets earlier and the cozy Christmas holidays are coming up about 62 percent of the household are currently using honey…

PentaCarbon GmbH will be closed for the Christmas holidays from 20 December till January 2 included. We wish you a merry Happy Holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year.

The Carbon Black market reflects a contradiction of several aspects. A high volatile oil market, with a significant drop of the oil price in November 2018 with…

From September 24th to 26th the Carbon Black World attracted a global delegation from across the entire carbon black supply chain including feedstock producers, carbon black manufacturers, equipment solution providers and tire and pigment end-users…

Like every year our colleagues from Ukraine and Poland visited us in Haltern am See, Germany. We spent the entire week discussing Carbon Black market developments…

For plastics, the Regulation EU 10/2011 has harmonized the purity criteria applicable to carbon blacks used in plastics coming into contact with food.