Please see our Product List for a full description of available Kenrich products.

Ken-React® Titanates,
Zirconates & Aluminates
Kenflex® Resins & Kenplast®
Plasticizers
The Neoalkoxy Titanate Molecule

Nano Technology Sustainability Benefits of Ken-React® Titanates & Zirconates:

Adhesion Anti-Aging
Catalysis Crosslink
Regeneration Curative
Nano-Exfoliation Flame Retardance
Hydrophobicity Biodegration
Anti-Corrosion Deagglomeration
Coupling Polymer Flow
Flexibilization Recyclability
Liquid, Powder and Pellet Coupling Agents
tradeshows

FOAM EXPO North America

June 28 - 30, 2022

Novi, Michigan, USA

FOAM EXPO North America

The 11th Annual World Congress of Nano Science &Technology-2022 (Nano S&T-2022)

July 25 - 27, 2022

Barcelona, Spain

The 11th Annual World Congress of Nano Science &Technology-2022 (Nano S&T-2022)

SPE CAD RETEC 2022

September 12-14, 2022

Orlando, FL

SPE CAD RETEC 2022

ITEC 2022

September 13-15, 2022

Akron, Ohio

ITEC 2022

SPE VINYLTEC®

September 27-29, 2022

King of Prussia, PA

SPE VINYLTEC<sup>®</sup>

Extrusion 2022

December 6-8, 2022

Charlotte, NC

Extrusion 2022

PVC Formulation

February 21 - 22, 2023

Cleveland, OH

PVC Formulation

TITANIUM CATALYST PELLET ADDITIVE COPOLYMERIZES PCR (Post‑Consumer Recycle) IN THE MELT

Polymer Recycle, Regrind, and Compatibilization

News

TRADESHOWS, CONFERENCES, AND PRESS ARTICLES

Compatibilizers Aid Recycling & Upcycling of Mixed Resins

Compatibilizers are proving their worth in boosting critical properties such as impact/stiffness balance of PCR and PIR blends of polyolefins and other plastics.

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Plastics Technology - July 14, 2022 Issue

Compatibilizers Aid Recycling & Upcycling of Mixed Resins

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Compounding World – May 2022 Issue

COMPATIBILIZATION OF DISSIMILAR POLYMERS CAN BE ACHIEVED

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RUBBER NEWS – TECHNICAL NOTEBOOK
March 21, 2022 – Part 1

Why titanates and zirconates are different than silanes

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RUBBER NEWS – TECHNICAL NOTEBOOK
April 4, 2022 – Part 2

Why titanates and zirconates are different than silanes

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KENRICH MIXES WASTE PLASTICS WITH CEMENT

Nano-titanate modification of Ordinary Portland Cement make its interface compatible with water and hydrocarbons,

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2021 Vinyl Recycling Summit

The vinyl Sustainability Council held its annual “Vinyl Recycling Summit” July 19, 20, 26, 27 covering mechanical, chemical, marketing and finance aspects of vinyl recycle at which Kenrich presented on: “Advanced Solutions in Vinyl Recycling with Titanate Catalysts/Coupling Agents”

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Plastics Technology Magazine: Ten Inducted into Plastics Hall of Fame

Electees ‘come from all across the globe and represent many different disciplines.’ Will be officially inducted May 16 during NPE2021.

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KENRICH PRESIDENT SALVATORE J. MONTE – 2021 PLASTICS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE

The Plastics Hall of Fame was established in 1972 to recognize significant
contributions to the growth and success of the plastics industry. …

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PLASTICS HALL OF FAME NAMES 10 NEW MEMBERS

The Plastics Academy will induct Leaders from the global plastics sectors into
The Plastics Hall of Fame at an Awards Dinner on May 16 at NPE 2021 in Orlando, FL. …

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Additives To Enable Plastics Circularity - Compounding World October 2020

Neoalkoxy titanate additives achieve compatibilization
through a different method to the more commonly employed…

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FINDING WAYS TO MAKE POLYMERS COMPATIBLE – PLASTICS RECYCLING WORLD May/June 2020

The approach of Kenrich Petrochemicals to post-consumer recycling processes comprises repolymerization and compatibilization of thermoplastics using titanate ester catalysts…

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PLASTICS REFOCUS Sustainability & Recycling Summit - May 2020

Kenrich is the winner of the PLASTICS REFOCUS Sustainability & Recycling Summit SUSTAINABILITY INNOVATION AWARD in Materials

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KEN-REACT® Titanates & Zirconates — Contact Us For Solutions

Need Adhesion to Kevlar®, Graphite, Fiberglass, Steel, Rubber and Dispersion of Carbon Black, Graphene, CNTs, Silica, Nanoclay, Sulfur, Sulfides, ZnO, Boron Nitrides, etc.
…and Silanes just don’t cut it?

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A PIONEER IN SPECIALTY CHEMICALS TURNS ITS ATTENTION TO GRAPHENE

One of the groundbreaking companies in specialty chemicals, Kenrich Petrochemicals Inc. has been a vanguard in developing products for the polymer industry. The company has turned its expertise and long history of developing industry-leading compounds to the area of graphene and making the wonder material even better.

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NSTC - Industrial Affiliates Symposium

Friday August 16th, 2019 – Session 3 – #7
“The Application of 1.5-Nanometer Heteroatom Titanates and Zirconates” – by Salvatore Monte

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Compounding World May 2019

Kenrich Highlighted in article Additives – COMPATIBILIZERS: REACTIVE OPTIONS. See article on ADDITIVES/COMPATIBILISERS-REACTIVE OPTIONS on pages 22-24

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Plastics Recycling World March/April 2019

See article on Materials and Compatibilizers on pages 50-53

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Plastics News - November 2018

Kenrich Petrochemicals has developed a material that can combine plastics with cement.

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Rubber World Magazine - Oct 2018

Full page Ken-React® ad running in Rubber World Magazine until December.

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PLASTICS RECYCLING WORLD – MAY/JUNE 2018

HELPING PLASTICS COME TOGETHER
Catalyst approach – Kenrich Petrochemicals takes a completely
different approach to compatibilisation of post-consumer recyclate …

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2018-2019 Foundation Scholarship Honoree

Sal Monte has been honored with his name given to the annual SPE TPM&F Division Endowment Scholarship as he is the longest standing member serving the Division.

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Rubber World Magazine - Feb 2018

4-page article appeared in the February 2018 issue of Rubber World Magazine – “Why Titanates and Zirconates May Be Better Adhesion Promoters Than Silanes for Silica and Carbon Reinforced Polymeric Compositions”

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Plastics Recycling Update - In My Opinion: How industry can fulfill all potential PCR demand

Nina Bellucci Butler of More Recycling states correctly in a Sept. 27 article in Plastics Recycling Update that “we have capacity to purchase HDPE, PET, PP and other resins. We don’t have the capacity to take the material from the MRF [and] further segregate it so we can get those discrete resins to market.”

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Paint & Coatings Industry - Oct 2017 - Titanates & Zirconates vs. Silanes

See link to full article on compatibilizers and Kenrich’s contribution by Salvatore J. Monte under “Why Titanates and Zirconates May be Better Adhesion Promoters Than Silanes”. Click here to see FULL PAGE AD.

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PLASTICS RECYCLING WORLD – INAUGURAL ISSUE JUNE 2017 – COMPATIBILIZERS

See link to full article on compatibilizers and Kenrich’s contribution by Salvatore J. Monte (Monti) under “Mixed-metal catalysts” starting on page 44 and continuing on page 47: Compatibilisers improve the mix

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Plastics Recycling Magazine March 2017

The Expanding Role of Compatibilizers, pages 40-44. correspondent Bruce Geiselman reports on “The Expanding Role of Compatibilizers,” profiling several companies involved in the production of these materials. See Editorial

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Rubber World Magazine - Oct 2012

A 5-page article appeared in the October 2012 issue of Rubber World Magazine – Volume 247, No. 1 entitled, “Titanates and Zirconates in Thermoplastic and Elastomer Compounds”:

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Developments In Coupling Agents

November 2016 – Compounding World, pages 45-50. Jennifer Markarian reports on the latest developments. New coupling agent introductions promise to improve adhesion and dispersion of reinforcing fibre and filler particles in polymer matrices.

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14th Annual Care Conference

Kenrich President Salvatore Monte spoke on “New Titanium-Mixed Metal Catalyst for Multi-Polymer Compatibilization and Post Consumer Carpet & Recycle (PCR)” at the 14th Annual CARE Conference, May 18-19, 2016 in Greenville, SC.

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Clare Goldsberry Recycle Article

Who wants plastic scrap? Recycling and the issue of material compatibility.

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Plastics Technology December 2015

Additives: Multi-Purpose Modifiers Pump Up Properties of Virgin & Recycled Plastics

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Business Man of the Year

Kenrich President Sal Monte named Businessman of the Year 2015 for the City of Bayonne.

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Tradeshows and Press

Kenrich exhibits at SPI NPE 2015 in Orlando, Florida and highlights their new Ken-React® PCR® catalyst technology for compatibilizing dissimilar polymers.

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Composites Magazine Article

Composites World August 2013 features Kenrich in an article entitled, “Additives & Modifiers: Matrix Optimization”.

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Compounding World Magazine

The January 2013 issue of Compounding World Magazine featured Kenrich in an article entitled, “Blowing Up: Advances in Additives for Foaming – Subheading ‘Melt-enhancing Additives'” (page 43).:

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Compounding World Magazine

The December 2012 issue of Compounding World Magazine featured Kenrich in an article entitled, “Picking flame retardants for polyamides” (pgs. 25 & 26).:

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