RTP Company, a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics, has acquired Polymer Partners, LLC, a manufacturer of black concentrates and specialty compounds located in Henderson, Kentucky.

The organization will form an integral part of RTP Company in the production of custom thermoplastics, with a special focus on black masterbatches and carbon black compounds suitable for wire and cable, pipe, sheet extrusion, film, bags, packaging, compounding, recycling and other applications in the automotive, medical, cosmetic, industrial and electronic industries.

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