Brenntag South Africa launched on 1 October 2017. The Brenntag Polymers team is unrivalled in the thermoplastics industry for its dedication and expertise, and fully leverages its passion and technical expertise of polymers to benefit our customers. Brenntag Polymers embraces new and innovative solutions, ideas for novel co-operations between our suppliers and customers and upcoming trends in the market. This translates into tangible results for our customers in a range of applications, such as the automotive industry, electrical & electronics, packaging, household appliances, PVC industry and medical. We work closely with our suppliers to manage a reliable, secure supply chain and a comprehensive product portfolio. Download the polymers product list at www.brenntag.com/media/documents/south_africa_1/polymers_product_sheet.pdf
Carst & Walker (C&W) was established in South Africa in 1934 and has over the years expanded to become a substantial importer and distributor of chemical raw materials, which find application in the adhesive, coatings, food, paper, plastics and rubber industries. The company has offices and warehousing facilities in all the major centres in South Africa. C&W represents several major multinational chemical companies on an exclusive basis. Its Polymers division has developed sustainable partnerships with leading international suppliers and valued customers for more than 70 years. We offer a comprehensive product portfolio, together with supply chain management, financial and technical support to the rubber and plastic industries.
Deon Holtzhausen established DH Polymers in April 2009 after he left Ultra Polymers where he had been a director and shareholder for close on 10 years. DH Polymers quickly built an excellent reputation as a steadfast and dependable distributor in the plastics industry, a reputation that remains untarnished to this day. The company is an importer and distributor of speciality plastics and polymers in Southern Africa, distributing products for Turkish engineering plastics company, Politem (PA6 , PA6.6, PA6.6/6 unfilled and filled compounds), BASF (TPU Elastollan TPUs), Elastron (TPE, TPV Elastron SEBS and EPDM/PP) and CGFSE (FSE Fluoroelastomers and Perfluoroelastomers). DH Polymers also imports and distributes other specialty plastics and polymers, including chlorinated ethylene CPE, EPDM, Chloroprene, Silicon, HDPE, LDPE, LLDPE, EVA, Polypropylene, ABS, PA, PA66 and EPS.
From our beginning with one small plant, Orion Engineered Carbons has grown into a leading supplier of Carbon Black throughout the world. We produce a broad range of Carbon Blacks that include: • high-performance Specialty Gas Blacks • Furnace Blacks • Lamp Blacks • Acetylene Blacks • Thermal Blacks With 1441 employees worldwide as of November 2018, Orion Engineered Carbons runs 14 global production sites and 4 Applied Technology Centres, focusing on quality supply and collaborative partnerships with customers. Common shares of Orion Engineered Carbons are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol OEC.
West African Group (WAG) is a division of West African International (Pty) Ltd (WAI), a leading reseller and distributor of polymer, rubber, fillers and specialised chemicals. WAG was established in 1992 to focus on the distribution and marketing initiatives in the Southern African region. The company continues to expand operations through a diversity of core products with sustainable competitive advantages. West African Group has an extensive regional distribution network, with warehouses in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban (head office), Port Elizabeth and East London. The Boksburg site comprises significant warehouse space and a sales office.