Carbon black is a reinforcing filler, the material is produced by the incomplete combustion of heavy petroleum products. Carbon black is a form of para-crystalline carbon that has a high surface-area-to-volume ratio, lower than activated carbon.
What are the benefits and the features of Carbon black?
- High surface-area-to-volume ratio
- Significant low PAH content
For which applications can Carbon black be used?
- Rubber compounding
- Tires and automotive
- Plastics and fibres
- Paints, inks and coatings