Milliken Chemical

Milliken has been solving everyday problems with innovative solutions for more than 150 years. Our research, design, and manufacturing expertise reaches across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemicals, floor covering, healthcare and performance and protective textiles. An unwavering commitment to ethics guides our work to redefine how we add strength and protection to products, how we infuse vibrancy and color into our surroundings, and how we care for the environment. For us, success is when discoveries made within Milliken help us all have more meaningful connections with the world.

Milliken & Company’s Chemical Division

Milliken & Company’s Chemical division has grown to become a leading global supplier of coatings, specialty chemicals and advanced additive and colorant technologies since its conception in 1957. The division that was founded to supply proprietary processing chemicals within Milliken’s operations has since expanded into many diverse industries and markets, ranging from plastics to children’s art products. Milliken’s Chemical division has application and development centers around the world and is committed to customer support. For more information about Milliken’s Chemical division, please visit chemical.milliken.com.

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UL certifies the energy savings of Milliken’s Hyperform® HPN performance additive for PP

UL certifies the energy savings of Milliken’s Hyperform® HPN™ performance additive for PP.
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Milliken Chemical has long said that its Hyperform® HPN performance additive for polypropylene (PP) offers significant energy savings to injection molders during processing—a claim that has now been independently verified by UL LLC.

Milliken’s Millad® NX 8000 Clarifier for Polypropylene Receives Critical Guidance Recognition from the Association of Plastic Recyclers

Milliken’s Millad® NX™ 8000 Clarifier for Polypropylene Receives Critical Guidance Recognition from the Association of Plastic Recyclers. 
(Photo © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR210)Milliken Chemical, a division of Milliken & Company, today announced that its Millad® NX 8000 clarifying agent for polypropylene (PP) has received Critical Guidance Recognition from the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR). This prestigious recognition for innovative materials validates that the Millad NX 8000 clarifier is compatible with plastic packaging recycling. To date, the Millad NX 8000 additive is the only PP clarifying agent to receive Critical Guidance Recognition from APR, a national trade organization whose efforts are aimed at identifying and eliminating barriers to successful commercial recycling.

Milliken’s newest DeltaMax Performance Modifier will help manufacturers of polypropylene impact copolymers to boost efficiency

Milliken’s newest DeltaMax™ Performance Modifier will help manufacturers of polypropylene impact copolymers to boost efficiency. (Photos © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR207)At K 2019, a global plastics industry conference in Dusseldorf, Germany, Milliken & Company will introduce the newest product in its family of DeltaMax Performance Modifiers. This latest addition is designed to expand use of the additive into all market segments, including food packaging.

Pushing sustainability boundaries: Milliken introduces Millad® NX® 8000 ECO in Europe at K 2019

Pushing sustainability boundaries: Milliken introduces Millad® NX® 8000 ECO in Europe at K 2019.
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Milliken & Company, a globally recognized leader in plastic additives and colorants has announced the European launch, at K 2019, of one of its most sustainable products yet—Millad® NX® 8000 ECO.

Milliken Press Kit K 2019

Allen Jacoby, Sr. Vice President, Plastic Additives Business, Milliken & Company.
(Photo © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved)Milliken Chemical, a leading global supplier of additives and colorants for plastics and division of global manufacturer Milliken & Company, will use its presence at the K 2019 trade fair on Oct. 16-23 to demonstrate the many ways in which it is “Enhancing plastics with Color, Care, Clarity and Performance. Together.”

Milliken introduces KeyPlast RESIST: A spectrum of bright, high-performance colorants for engineering plastics

Milliken introduces KeyPlast RESIST™: A spectrum of bright, high-performance colorants for engineering plastics. 
(Photos © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR209)Milliken & Company, recognized as a worldwide leader of plastic additives and colorants, announced today the launch of KeyPlast RESIST, a spectrum of bright, high-performance colorants for engineering plastics.

Milliken increases investment in Asia with new Singapore manufacturing facility

Milliken increases investment in Asia with new Singapore manufacturing facility.
(Photo © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR212)Milliken & Company, recognized as a worldwide leader of plastic additives and colorants, announced today plans to construct a new, state-of-the-art chemical manufacturing plant and knowledge center in Asia.

At K 2019, Milliken to focus on enhancing plastics with ‘Color, Care, Clarity and Performance’

Companies that injection mold their packaging from NX® UltraClear™ PP resin produced exclusively with Milliken’s Millad® NX®
Milliken Chemical, a leading global supplier of additives and colorants for plastics and division of global manufacturer Milliken & Company, will use its presence at the K 2019 trade fair on Oct. 16-23 to demonstrate the many ways in which it is “Enhancing plastics with Color, Care, Clarity and Performance. Together.”

Milliken’s ‘ColorDirection 2020’ explores the colors of the human journey

Liquitint™, Reactint®, ClearTint™ and Keyplast® Colorants by Milliken.
(Photo © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR202)The theme of Connected Comfort serves as a foundation for the six color tones selected for ColorDirection 2020 — reflecting the convenience, flexibility and personal experiences capturing the connection color creates between products from various markets and the consumers they serve.

Sustainability and performance benefits of Milliken’s Millad® NX 8000 clarifier accelerate building new U.S. plant

Increasing market demand for Millad® NX™ 8000 clarifier prompts Milliken to boost production capacity by 50 percent. 
(Photos © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR198)In April, Milliken & Company will begin building the largest clarifier plant in its history in Blacksburg, South Carolina. The world-class plant is due to begin operations in 2020 and will boost capacity of Milliken’s Millad® NX 8000 clarifier by approximately 50 percent. The expansion is needed to meet fast-growing global demand for this polypropylene additive that is helping users to realize significant sustainability and performance advantages.

Milliken to showcase its portfolio of reactive additives for polyurethane at PSE Europe 2019

Reactint® colorants in PU elastomer.
(Photo © 2019 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR199)Milliken, leading supplier of polymer-bound colorants and additives for the polyurethane industry, invites PSE Europe 2019 visitors to discover its unique fully reactive polymeric additive technologies focused on enhancing performance, improving visual appearance and preserving the long-term quality of polyurethane (PU) systems –– all without contributing to VOC or FOG levels.

Asian housewares makers embracing use of UL eco-label for PP products made using Milliken’s Millad® NX 8000 clarifier

Asian housewares makers embracing use of UL eco-label for PP products made using Milliken’s Millad® NX™ 8000 clarifier. 
(Photos © 2018 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR192)The energy-saving benefits of Milliken's Millad® NX 8000 clarifier for polypropylene (PP) have long been known and documented. But now downstream customers, particularly in Asia, are realizing the upside of this, and are beginning to leverage this to their manufacturing advantage and the resulting UL Environmental Claim Validation (ECV) label to their marketing advantage.

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