Analysis: Black and greener

Based on article appeared in November/December issue of European Rubber Journal magazine.

Regulation is arguably the no. 1 challenge for carbon black producers right now. This is particularly the case in Europe and North America, where tougher environmental and health & safety regulations are set to raise production costs significantly.

On the other hand, demand for carbon black is on the up, with even a warning of shortages in North America, partly due to hikes in tire capacity, which is forecast to increase there by…

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