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Pigments & Powders.

Rakem have a range of pigments, extenders and additives to meet most formulators requirements.

The pigment and powder (dye manufacturing industry is a very small but vital component of the UK chemical sector.


Used in the textile industry, ink manufacturing and automotive industries, the pigment and powder industry’s fortunes have been inextricably tied to the UK manufacturing sector. Many manufacturers lead the way by exporting novel products to Europe and the Far East. Sometimes know as ‘intermediates’, Rakem supply a wide range of pigments and functional fillers that are used to enhance colour formulations and specialist pigments. 



Rakem in pigments & powders…


  • TiO2(Anatase & Rutile) 
  • ZnBa Products
  • Hydrous Kaolin
  • Hydrous Kaolin
  • Cales de Llierca
  • Calcined Clay
  • Reverte
  • Calcined Clay
  • Polymers
  • Barytes
  • Oligomers

Application examples:

Thermosetting, electrostatic spraying

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Call us on: 0161 762 0044

Our Head Office and distribution facility is located in Manchester, United Kingdom. From this central location we also can provide make down facilities for slurries and blended products.

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Rakem Limited, Wellington Street, Bury, Manchester BL8 2BD.

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