Raven SF8 Ultra and Raven 5100 Ultra for Plastics industry debut at Chinaplas 2021 expo

  • Raven SF8 Ultra an innovative carbon black for synthetic fiber applications
  • Raven 5100 Ultra introduced for high-end plastic applications
  • Birla Carbon is exhibiting at booth – 16G41 at Chinaplas 2021

Mumbai, India, and Shanghai, China – April 8, 2021 – Birla Carbon, a global leader in carbon black, providing innovative solutions that enhance the performance of products across various industries, will participate at Chinaplas 2021 expo and will unveil two unique products for its local and global customers. Raven SF8 Ultra will be launched for synthetic fiber in the textile industry and Raven 5100 Ultra piano black for high-end automotive and electronic applications.

Speaking about the global introduction of the new solutions, John Davidson, Chief Sales, and Marketing Officer, Birla Carbon, said, “As an innovation-focused carbon black leader, Birla Carbon has been engaging with its customers to understand the challenges in every industry we operate in. Innovation for the plastics industry is an important aspect of our overall strategy.” He further added, “The availability of new solutions with Raven SF8 Ultra and Raven 5100 Ultra, at Chinaplas 2021, is a result of our continued efforts with our customers. Our Purpose is to ‘Share the Strength,’ and we will continue to engage with our customers to find those new solutions that benefit both the customer and the industry.”

Raven SF8 Ultra

A high-performance carbon black for fine denier synthetic fibers, offering easy dispersibility and appealing color. The grade manufactured at the Birla Carbon’s Weifang plant in China has excellent filterability, and spin-ability with minimal yarn breaks and low moisture pick up.

 Raven 5100 Ultra

A next-generation piano black for high-end applications in automotive, consumer electronics, and household appliances segments. Showcases ultra-high jetness with an attractive blue undertone; is compatible with various engineering resins, and has a good balance of dispersion and color performance.

Raven 5100 Ultra is produced in bead form, which makes handling and transport of the material easier.

Birla Carbon technical experts will be present at booth 16G41 to address any queries from visitors and customers regarding Raven SF8 Ultra and Raven 5100 Ultra. Birla Carbon will also make a presentation on ‘A Breakthrough in High Black Engineering Plastics’ at the Chinaplas Tech Talk 2021 seminar on the morning of April 15, 2021.

Chinaplas 2021 is being held from April 13 – 16, 2021, at the Shenzhen World Exhibition and Convention Center, Shenzhen, Guangdong. The 34th International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries – Chinaplas 2021 – welcomes visitors from automobiles, chemicals, raw materials, packaging, plastics, rubber products, and other allied industries.

About Birla Carbon

Birla Carbon is a leading global supplier of carbon black. As one of the flagship businesses of the leading Indian multinational conglomerate, the Aditya Birla Group, Birla Carbon provides innovative sustainable carbon black solutions that enhance the performance of paints and coatings, inks and toners, plastics, adhesives, sealants, textile fibers, mechanical rubber goods, and tires. The company’s footprint extends across 12 countries with 16 manufacturing facilities and two state-of-the-art technology centers in Marietta (USA) and Taloja (India), providing industry-leading innovation. Its Sustainable Operational Excellence (SOE) strategy focuses on employee safety, environmental stewardship, efficient use of carbon sources, and operating in a socially and ethically responsible manner.

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Roysten Dmello
Corporate Communications