Phenolic, Urea & Melamine Resins

Bakelite Phenolic Resins

Reliable performance. Consistent quality. Innovative solutions.

These are also the keys to the success of the Bakelite® brand, which has been at the forefront of the phenolics industry for over a century. Since 1907, when Leo Baekeland synthesized the first manmade thermosetting plastic, the Bakelite® brand has stood for the finest phenolic resins and molding compounds – backed by the best technical and formulation support in the world. There’s no better material than Bakelite® phenolic resins when your application requires:

  • Remarkable heat resistance
  • Surface hardness
  • Dimensional stability
  • Chemical resistance and
  • Electrical insulating properties

Building Materials

Discover how Bakelite® is an integral supplier of building materials including: Laminates, resins and films for high & low pressure laminates, primers and catalysts. 

Building Materials

Transportation

We are an established supplier to a wide variety of transportation applications including: Friction: disc/drum brakes, clutch facings, Acoustic and thermal insulation, Oil and air filtration, Rubber compounding, Fire resistant composites for masstransit, Molding Compounds.

Transportation

Industrial Application

Our products allow the fabrication of high performance industrial products including: Abrasives, bonded and coated abrasives with longer shelf life, Refractory and Foundry products with highcarbon yield.

Industrial Application

Chemical Intermediates

Specialty grades are tailor made to fit exacting customer needs for: Non-BPA food contact coatings, anticorrosion coatings, Demulsifiers, asphaltene dispersants and proppants for enhanced oil recovery, Improved performance rubber-tometal adhesives.

Chemical Intermediates

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Michael Stahl

Your contact for general requests.

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Gaye Haas, Emma Leto

Your contact for Phenolic and Amino Resins.

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Steve Crain, Ramesh Pisipati, Ken Aulia Irawadi

Your contact for Aromatic Polyols.

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Rene Hackler

Your contact for Molding Compounds.

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Jan Prins

Your contact for Formaldehyde.

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