Cabot launches CAB-O-SIL fumed silica

Cabot launches CAB-O-SIL fumed silica

6:00 AM, 27th November 2012
Cabot launches CAB-O-SIL fumed silica

BOSTON, US: Cabot Corporation has developed a new performance additive, CAB-O-SIL fumed silica, which is specifically tailored to deliver maximum performance in high temperature vulcanizing (HTV) silicone elastomer applications where transparency and mechanical reinforcement are key requirements.

“We continue to receive input from the market requesting improved optical and mechanical performance in silicone elastomers, including HTV silicones. CAB-O-SIL DURAMOLD 2150 is a high value solution that was designed to satisfy the requirements of the upper end of the HTV performance space,” said Ben Dupnik, Global Segment Manager for Silicones, Cabot.

In addition to developing new products such as CAB-O-SIL DURAMOLD 2150, Cabot is investing in expansion projects to meet customer needs and the growing global demand for higher value materials for HTV silicone elastomer product. Cabot completed a major expansion in Jiangxi, China in 2012 enabling Cabot to grow its fumed silica product line.

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