Mexichem Specialty Compounds Ltd. of Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire at K 2019 in Düsseldorf -- K Trade Fair

Mexichem Specialty Compounds Ltd.

Beler Way, LE13 0DG Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

This company is main exhibitor of

Hall map

K 2019 hall map (Hall 8b): stand F80

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K 2019 fairground map: Hall 8b

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.018  Compounds (Polymer blends)

Compounds (Polymer blends)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.02  Thermoplastic elastomers
  • 01.02.010  SBS-Teleblockpolymer
  •  Compounds of styrenic block copolymers (SEBS, SBS, SIS…, TPE-S)

Compounds of styrenic block copolymers (SEBS, SBS, SIS…, TPE-S)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.031  Ca/Zn-Stabilisers


  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.047  Color Masterbatches

Color Masterbatches

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.048  Colourants


  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.105  Stabilizers


  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.126  Plasticiser
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.14  Others
  • 01.14.009  Cable compounds

Cable compounds

Our products

Product category: Compounds/Blends

Low smoke halogen free (LSHF / LSZH) compounds

Our Low Smoke Halogen Free (LSHF), or Low Smoke Zero Halogen (LSZH/LS0H) plastic compounds were developed under the brand MEGOLON® to provide excellent flame resistance and low smoke properties for global halogen free cable applications. LSHF/LS0H compounds are currently being used in industrial, energy, power and data cable designs, setting the standard for halogen free flame retardant compounds.

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Product category: Compounds/Blends

Flame retardant PVC (FR PVC) compounds for cable applications

The Flame Retardant compound (FR PVC) PVC product line (which is our GW series) was developed to meet cable specifications, for FR PVC cables, requiring good flame retardance, low-temperature properties and physical properties dependent upon cable specifications. The GW series of PVC cable compounds is designed to not only meet cable specifications for flame retardant PVC cables, but also be competitive in price.

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Electric Cable

Product category: Plasticiser

Phthalate-free & bio-based plasticizers

Phthalic plasticizers are by far the most used in the world. At Mexichem, we have a wide range of phthalic and non-phthalic plasticizers.

Among the phthalic plasticizers, we manufacture DOP (also called DEHP), used in practically all markets and applications of flexible PVC. Our portfolio includes specialty plasticizers for those applications that require to meet strict performance specifications such as stability and resistance to high temperatures or excellent mechanical properties at low temperatures.

In addition to the line of phthalic plasticizers, in Mexichem we produce a wide range of non-phthalic plasticizers for specific applications in which high performance is required in high or low temperature conditions, or in applications where there is a restriction for use of phthalic plasticizers.

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Product category: Compounds/Blends

Plenum grade, low smoke compounds for use in a variety of cables

SMOKEGUARD® are our specialty Low Smoke Flame retardant Plenum compounds. Our Plenum material meets NFPA 262 / UL910 requirements. These Plenum insulation material compounds are used as insulation, buffer and jacket applications which require high LOI, good mechanical and low-temperature properties.

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Product category: Compounds/Blends

Thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) compounds

Mexichem Specialty Compounds are manufacturers of thermoplastic elastomer compounds (TPE) materials, developed under three distinct series. EVOPRENE®, for soft touch applications for the Industrial, Medical, Consumer Goods and Food Contact markets, GARAFLEX® developed for wire & cable applications, and ALPHASEAL® for carbonated soft drinks, hot fill, milk and retort applications.

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Product category: Compounds/Blends

PVC compound materials

One of the few worldwide companies compounding and creating innovative PVC products, Mexichem is a specialist manufacturer of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Compounds. Our company is a compounder of medical and general-purpose PVC products used for regulated packaging, medical devices and general purpose extruding and molding applications.

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About us

Company details

It was Henry Ford who said that the only history that is worth anything is the history that we make today. Mexichem Specialty Compounds has the same philosophy: it’s your challenges and objectives that matter today, and the specialized and personalized services we deploy to satisfy them are all that really matter. Our history, culture and staff are important, but only because they are the framework that helps us to deliver this personalized service.

About Mexichem Specialty Compounds

Mexichem Specialty Compounds has been a subsidiary of Mexichem since 2011, specializing in the design and development of Fire Retardant PVC, Low Smoke Zero Halogen, Thermoplastic Elastomer and Olefin compounds as well as a range of color concentrates.

With over 30 years' experience, Mexichem Specialty Compounds is at the forefront of compound technology, often developing custom-made solutions in partnership with our customers. Mexichem Specialty Compounds has three production facilities, two in USA and one the United Kingdom, servicing their global customer base in North & South America, Europe, Asia and Africa, and rapidly expanding into new markets thanks to synergies with other Mexichem companies.

Mexichem Specialty Compounds is a renowned PVC, LSHF Thermoplastic Elastomer compounds manufacturer. We are providers of compounds for a variety of markets including wire & cable data and telecom, medical devices, industrial and construction applications, automotive parts and various consumer goods. In addition to providing next-generation solutions based on market trends and environmental requirements, it can design compound materials to suit its clients' needs precisely.

Mexichem Specialty Compounds' culture is based on close relationships with its customers and prides itself on retaining significant employee assets that amounts to decades of relevant experience.

About Mexichem Coporate

Mexichem is a leading provider of products and solutions across multiple sectors from petrochemical to construction, infrastructure, agriculture, healthcare, transportation, telecom and energy, among others.

Mexichem is one of the biggest producers of plastic pipes and connections worldwide and one of the largest chemical and petrochemical companies in Latin America.

Built upon a global footprint, it employs over 18,000 people in more than 30 countries where it holds over 120 production plants, 2 fluorite mines, 8 training academies, 16 research and development laboratories and 2 technology & innovation centers. With over 50 years of history and more than 30 years trading on the Mexican Stock Exchange, Mexichem generates over US$5.7 billion per year and has a business model of vertical integration and strategic acquisitions, which derives in exclusive access to raw materials, proprietary technology and global competitiveness.

As a result, Mexichem offers a broad range of value added ingredients and finished products that contribute to customers’ success and ultimate improve the quality of life for people around the world. Along its commitment to good citizenship, Mexichem delivers Total Value to customers, employees and investors world.

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