Nanocyl to launch its Carbon Nanotubes Concentrates at Chinaplas, Guangzhou, China

Nanocyl announced that it will introduce its newest carbon nanotube masterbatches, PLASTICYL™, at the Chinaplas Show from May 18-21, 2009 at Chinaplas, Guangzhou, China. Nanocyl will be located in stand A55, hall 9.2.

PLASTICYL is a unique family of Carbon Nanotubes masterbatches for application requiring electrical conductivity or protection for electrostatic discharge (ESD). PLASTICYL is available in a wide range of thermoplastics resins, such as polycarbonate, polyamide, polyester and polyolefin as well as customized grades. PLASTICYL typically contains 15 to 20 percent of Nanocyl Carbon Nanotubes.

“The PLASTICYL range has been developed to enable our customers to address the continuously increasing requirements of the electronics industry in ESD protection and cleanliness,” said Monique Lempereur, Executive Commercial Director. “In the automotive sector, compounds made out of PLASTICYL can comply with the highest requirements of SAE standards J1645” she added.

About Nanocyl

Nanocyl S.A., established in 2002, is a leading global manufacturer of specialty and industrial carbon nanotubes. Nanocyl is headquartered in Belgium, and has a division in the U.S. The Asia-Pacific market is covered through a network of partners in South Korea, Japan, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and China. Nanocyl’s products fully meet the requirements of clients active in producing synthetic materials and manufacturing equipment for the automotive and electronic industries. As a worldwide leader in the production of carbon nanotubes, Nanocyl is focused on providing complete and value-added solutions to its customers. Nanocyl will invest in additional capacities in 2010 to respond to the increasing demand of carbon nanotubes.