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Protea Chemicals - Plastic Raw Material & Additives

Protea Chemicals - largest importers and distributors of plastic raw materials and additives in South Afirca

We are one of the largest importers and distributors of plastic raw materials and additives for the polymer industry in South Africa.

Reputable suppliers of plastic raw materials and additives.

Exclusive agents for many of the world's leading polymer producers.

Protea Chemicals adds value with:

  • Market Knowledge
  • Technical Support
  • Logistical Efficiencies
  • Commercial Efficiencies
  • Complementary Product Range



Protea Chemicals - Plastics and Additives Suppliers

  • Represents top international plastics and additive manufacturers and trading houses.
  • Wide product basket (see below)
    • Thermoplastics: commodity, semi-commodity, engineering and speciality
    • Thermosets
    • Additives for plastics
  • Wide service basket
    • product management and logistics
    • Technical assistance(product and process)
    • Flexible supply options
    • New product development communication and assistance
  • Extensive product, application and industry knowledge
  • Efficient delivery systems
  • National warehouse and distribution systems
  • Customer-focused team


Supply Plastic Raw Materials

COMMODITY
POLYMERS
LDPE - film, blow moulding, extrusion and injection moulding

LLDPE - film, blow moulding, extrusion and injection moulding

M-LLDPE - co-extrusion film and blends

HDPE - film, blow moulding, extrusion, injection moulding and pipe extrusion

PP - blown film, cast film and injection moulding

EVA - blends and injection moulding, hot melt adhesives
ENGINEERING
POLYMERS
Polystyrene - HIPS, GPPS, EPS for all applications

ABS - injection moulding and sheet extrusion (high heat, UV etc)

Polyamide - injection moulding, film extrusion, fishing line

Polycarbonate - injection moulding

Acrylic - injection moulding and sheet extrusion

PBT - injection moulding
POLYMER
ADDITIVES
Titanium Dioxide
Pigments
Processing Aids (PE Waxes)
Impact Modifiers
EVA
Nitrile Rubber
Plasticizers

SPECIALITIES

TPE - Injection Moulding

EVOH

Adhesive Polymer