REPLACEMENT FOR CARBON BLACK
We believe the following FAQs
will help you understand the benefits of
ApexCM – the carbon black alternative for
reinforcing and tinting rubber and plastics.
For more details, please contact our North
American sales office at 660.562.8158.
Is ApexCM made in the U.S.?
ApexCM is manufactured in the U.S.
at our plant in Maryville, Missouri, which
is also the location of our North American
Sales Office. Our research facilities are located in
the Center for Innovation and
Entrepreneurship at Northwest Missouri State
University in Maryville, Missouri.
How does ApexCM compare to carbon black?
ApexCM’s physical properties compares extremely well to carbon blacks in the N700 and N900 ranges. And Carbolytic Materials Company (CMC) is testing its efficacy for applications using other grades of carbon blacks.
Where can I get technical data and MSDS sheets?
to contact our North American sales office,
or call us at 660.562.8158.
Does ApexCM come in pellets or powder form?
CMC manufactures ApexCM as pellets or powder to meet your most diverse application requirements. An advantage of ApexCM is that it is available in the form that is best for you.
Can I get sample quantities?
CMC offers both laboratory and
preproduction samples. For more information
contact our North American sales office at
Do you have local assistance and support?
One advantage of CMC over competitors is that we have assistance and information based in the United States, not overseas. Our staff scientists and experts located in St. Louis, Missouri and
Maryville, Missouri are there to help you maximize the benefits of ApexCM in your rubber or plastic application.
What markets does ApexCM serve?
Application for ApexCM include hoses, gaskets, belts, rubber boots and mounts, roofing material, bags, tank liners, plastic piping, and sheet plastic in the automotive, agricultural, construction, electronics, and industrial-equipment markets.
In what applications can ApexCM replace carbon black?
ApexCM can replace N700 and N900 series carbon blacks in a wide variety of applications. Certain applications that use N500 and N600 may also be able to utilize ApexCM.
How much does ApexCM cost?
ApexCM offers a significantly
lower cost than carbon black. Contact our
North American sales office at 660.562.8158 for more information on how you can improve your products while reducing costs.
Does CMC’s process pollute?
CMC is proud that its process meets all government regulations designed to protect the environment. Use of existing rubber products in our process also contributes to recycling efforts.