The UK Plastic market is diverse as it is inventive. Rakem are unique in the number of polymers that its pigments, extenders and functional fillers can work in.

We focus on all the main polymer types widely used and can recommend solutions to your challenges.

Whether this is to improve our customers’ end product or just to offer a cost effective alternative, our technical sales team are on hand to offer their advice and product support.

Please see below for a comprehensive list of products.

Rakem in plastics & polymers…


  • TiO2
  • PCC
  • Kaolin (Hydrous/Calcined)
  • Silica
  • ATH
  • Barytes
  • Lithopone
  • Blanc Fixe
  • Sachtolith

Application examples:

PVC plastisol’s, thermoset moulding compounds for moulders, additive masterbatch.

Interested in another industry or application? Visit our Industries page:

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The perfect mix.

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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.

Visit us:

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

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Paper Industry Technical Association

Oil & Colour Chemists Association

Cement Industry Suppliers Forum

British Plastics Federation

British Coatings Federation

British Adhesives and Sealants Association

UK VAT No. 686093792 | Ireland VAT No. IE 9726416J | Registered in England | Company No. 03253833
Registered Address: Rakem Ltd, Hazlemere, 70 Chorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4BY