COLUMBUS, OH – OCSiAl, supplier of graphene nanotube solutions, and chemical distributor H.M. Royal have signed an exclusive license agreement for the U.S. elastomer market.
“H.M. Royal is a company delivering high-quality raw materials and specialty chemicals with dependable service. Clients value our pioneering approach in supplying the market with the most advanced materials. H.M. Royal are expanding our offering to the silicones market to meet growing demand. We have a broad range of polymers, such as HCR, LSR, and RTV, and cross-linking peroxides, and now are excited to add nanotube technology to our portfolio. OCSiAl graphene nanotubes grant a unique combination of targeted conductive performance with retained elasticity, improved mechanical properties, and the ability to add color. We recognize their potential in a number of applications,” said Joseph Royal President, H.M. Royal.
“H.M. Royal will market concentrates based on polymer-friendly carriers and pre-dispersed graphene nanotubes, which simplify their handling and make it possible to maintain the original compounding and molding process. Nanotube solutions for silicones are a main focus now, but we plan to extend further to other rubbers such as FKM, EPDM, NBR, and HNBR,” said Ian Fellows, CEO, OCSiAl USA.
With a growing team and market presence, OCSiAl has moved to a new office in Gahanna, Ohio. The company will continue to expand its distributor network to the coatings and composites markets.