Pepton® technology for cost-effective rubber processing solutions

Pepton® reduces the viscosity of natural rubber and unsaturated synthetic elastomers during compounding, saving energy and processing time. Our grades ensure faster incorporation than traditional peptisers.  

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Thomas Swan to give technical presentation at DKT 2024

Thomas Swan Pepton®  – Quality, Reliability and Sustainability United   Gabriele Benzi, Commercial Manager, Performance Chemicals will give a presentation titled ‘Mix time and energy savings, and green compound stability with Pepton® DBD-based chemical peptiser’ at this years DKT German Rubber Conference.   The presentation will take place on July 3rd at 12:00 pm, more…

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Chinaplas 2024 Roundup – an interview with Antonella Pagliarulo, Product Development Manager – Performance Polymer Solutions

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Interview with Gabriele Benzi, Commercial Manager, Thomas Swan Performance Chemicals

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Thomas Swan awarded USDA Certified Biobased Product Label

In April, three Thomas Swan products were approved by the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) BioPreferred® program. Thomas Swan’s Casamod™ 450 (72% biobased), Casamod™ 550, and Casamod™ 650 (97% biobased) are additives used in the synthetic rubber industry. These products can now display a unique USDA label indicating the percentage of biobased content in…

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Thomas Swan highlights its European, US production and supply chains as protection against Global Supply Chain disruptions

The recent disruption of shipping lanes in the Red Sea has once again highlighted the critical importance of robust supply chains. At Thomas Swan, enhancing the resilience of our global supply chains is a top priority, actively managed and de-risked to ensure the delivery of an unrivalled service to our customers. Our strategic emphasis on…

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Dr Simon Grant Awarded MBE in King’s New Year Honours

Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd.’s Technical Director and Honorary Professor of Chemistry at Nottingham University, Dr Simon Grant has been awarded an MBE for services to diversity in the chemical industry. Simon has worked in the chemical industry for over 25 years, with a focus on research, development and latterly sustainability. Simon is passionate about…

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