Rowa uses Recovered Carbon Black

Plastics using rCB

The rCB  for the new black masterbatch polymer from Rowa is obtained from old tyres via pyrolysis. With the black masterbatch Rowalid EcoPA-B095A Black rCB, Rowa Masterbatch, is presenting a sustainable product at Fakuma 2021.

German Plastics Masterbach Firm Rowa uses rCB

The carrier material is based on post-industrial polyamide materials. A recovered Carbon Black (rCB) is used as the colourant. This substitute for Carbon Black gives plastics a black colour, UV protection and can create opacity.

The new black masterbatch is suitable for applications in automobile construction, electronics and electrical engineering, in construction as well as for sports and leisure articles.

About the author

Ewan has been editor of Retreading Business since 2006 and of Tyre & Rubber Recycling since the magazine was founded. During this period he has become an expert on the global tyre recycling sector. He has many years' experience as an automotive journalist including a period at Tyres & Accessories.

Email: ewan.scott@tyreandrubberrecycling.com

 

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