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Gujarat Fluorchemicals GmbH

We are pleased to announce, Gujarat Fluorochemicals GmbH and Keyser and Mackay have entered into a strategic agreement. Keyser and Mackay is appointed as an exclusive Distributor of INOLUB™ PTFE Micropowders for all applications, except Lubricants and Greases, market in Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Poland, Czech Republic. Gujarat Fluorochemicals Limited (GFL) is […]

UltraCarb

Nature’s own fire retardant. UltraCarb is a halogen free fire retardant produced from our own natural deposits containing two minerals: hydromagnesite and huntite.

Flame retardants

Every day in Europe there are about 12 fire victims and 120 people severely injured. The economic loss, which runs to several billion euros each year, must not be ignored either. For these reasons, fire protection, fire-proof products and thus, also flame retardants (FRs) play an important role in industry. Flame retardants (also named fire […]

Collaboration with SUEK

Keyser & Mackay is pleased to announce their collaboration as an exclusive distributor for SUEK’s range of SphereFill Ceramic and Glass Microspheres. This new partnership builds on agreements between the two companies in Europe and will come into force from November 2016.

Xyntra introduces its new Inverse Thickener – Xynpol AX216R

Xynpol AX216R is a multifunctional inverse emulsion thickener suitable for a wide range of water based formulations. Properties and Applications Xynpol AX216R is already in solution and pre-neutralized. Thickening is very rapid in water based systems without need for additional alkali or surfactants. Xynpol AX216R produces formulations with extremely ‘short’ flow characteristics and shear-thinning rheology […]

BYKO2BLOCK®-1200 – New Barrier Additive for PLA-based Food Packaging Applications

The use of bioplastics in the packaging industry has become progressively relevant. In particular, polylactide (PLA), also known as polylactic acid, is playing an increasingly important role. Its biodegradability, even if only in industrial composting units, and its transparency makes it an ideal material for use in food packaging. However, its permeability to gases such […]

Flame retardancy

ADRAFOC CR-B (carcinogenic free alternative ATO). As it is well known, antimonium trioxide is a carcinogenic product, what means when a solution like ADRAFOC CR-B from our house ADRASA that is not carcinogenic, is available in the market, it should be the first interest to adopt it as it surely concerns about the health of your […]

VB Techno: new principal for Keyser & Mackay

VB Techno appointed Keyser & Mackay in The Netherlands, Belgium, France and Poland for their barium and zinc based functional fillers. VB Techno is a Swiss-based company, founded in 2010 and they exploit mines and production facilities in China. The functional fillers and pigments are used in a.o. coatings & inks, plastics, rubber, masterbatches and pharmaceutical applications.