We know black.

Orion Engineered Carbons is a worldwide supplier of carbon black. We produce a broad range of carbon blacks that include high-performance specialty gas blacks, acetylene blacks, furnace blacks, lamp blacks, thermal blacks and other carbon blacks that tint, colorize and enhance the performance of polymers, plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, textile fibers, adhesives and sealants, tires, and other mechanical rubber goods. Our passion is producing innovative forms of the color black in all of its shades and elegant appearances. Since 1862, we have developed innovative high performance technologies that make our customers' products perform better.  Today, we are one of the market leaders in the industry, with approximately 1425 employees worldwide. We produce the highest quality carbon black at 14 global sites, and possess a unique ability to develop new technologies at our four global technical centers. Our focus on innovative customer solutions positions us as one of the leading development partners in the industry.  

Five unique production processes

14 sites worldwide

Approximately 1425 employees worldwide

Four global technical centers

Kingwood (Houston) Texas, USA
+1 83 24 45 33 00 

Frankfurt, Germany
+49 69 36 50 54 100 

Shanghai, China,
+86 21 61 07 09 66 

Kingwood (Houston) Texas, USA

Frankfurt, Germany

Shanghai, China

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