Concrete Products

FEB 2017

Concrete Products covers the issues that attract producers of ready mixed and manufactured concrete focusing on equipment and material technology, market development and management topics.

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PLASTICS We develop advanced pigments that satisfy a number of exacting requirements specific to plastic applications. From construction elements, seats and artificial turf, to sports' tracks and wood plastic composites, our pigments provide the flexibility to color almost any type of plastic. Thermostability specific to your application Thanks to special manufacturing and coating processes, Colortherm ® pigments provide the high level of thermal stability needed for plastics production. They are also easily dispersed in plastics and pre-tested to meet unique production specs. Local technical service n Dispersibility testing via pressure filler tests, flexible PVC calendar tests, blown film and extruder tests n Thermal stability measurement for injection molding n Efficiency analysis Local expertise, global reach LANXESS Inorganic Pigments combines the strength of a global market leader with the local support that is so important to our customers in North America. Our comprehensive Production and Competence Center in Burgettstown, PA stands ready to provide technical support and testing services on projects, large or small. A strong team of direct sales staff together with a national distribution network means we are always in reach. And warehouses in key regions allow for flexible sourcing of our pigments, whenever our customers need them. In addition, we can offer our customers unparalleled supply security thanks to our own global production sites in Germany, Brazil and China. Continually innovating At LANXESS, we constantly research and develop products for new applications. Our Bayoxide ® line of technical oxides has a broad spectrum of uses, including water treatment and magnetic toner. Coloring the world responsibly As a Responsible Care ® company, sustainable practices are an integral part of our corporate guidelines. n All production facilities are regularly monitored and certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 n Virtually all iron raw material is converted into pigment, resulting in minimal waste and the best possible use of resources n Bayferrox ® pigments are SCS certified and may contribute to earning LEED points associated with green building projects Technical Competence Center and Production Warehouse

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