75 Years of Color. Simplified.

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It’s time to simplify

Still juggling multiple suppliers for your color needs? Do that today and, face it, you are going to drop the ball on some project! Now more than ever, you need one trusted supplier to deliver the color you need fast! General Color offers a huge range of stock colors and our highly-experienced staff produces custom colors that hit the mark every time.

Dry Color Blends

...have been found to be among the most economical means of coloring plastic materials used by rotational molders, injection molders, blow molders and extrusion molders. Dry Color is an excellent choice for customers producing small or prototype runs. General Color’s Dry Color Blends are micronized to ensure maximum dispersion through the material and our pre-weighed units simplify blending operations and eliminate dust. For those using Dry Color Blends for rotational molding, our processing adds additional grinding to assure uniform pigment dispersion and incorporation into the product. Additionally, special dispersion and anti-static agents ensure a superior colorant for rotational molding.
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Color Concentrates

...are a popular choice for injection molders, blow molders and extrusion molders. Color Concentrate is supplied in non-dusting pellets and contains an abundant concentration of pigment blends in a resin binder system producing the desired color upon being letdown into a natural resin. In addition, Masterbatches are no problem for General Color.
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High Load Color Concentrate

...provides the convenience of conventional color concentrates with the economies of dry color, making it perfect for customers utilizing sophisticated metering technology.
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X-Series Stock Color and Additive Concentrate

...choices are manufactured using our proprietary universal carrier system and are available in 44 colors. This series offers small minimum orders. The X-Series is the perfect choice when the same color is run in different resins.
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Liquid Color

...is offered by General Color using a TOTAL SYSTEMS approach. General Color supplies a quality and cost-effective Liquid Color System that creates custom formulas for specific applications and processes. Our Liquid Color Systems feature advanced colorants and additives, the latest in liquid color carrier technology, precision dosing equipment and experienced technical field sales. 
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General Color’s Liquid Systems provide customers cost efficiencies, lower use rates, optimal color dispersion, reduced inventory space, immediate color control, and no heat history on pigments or carriers.

Custom Compounding

...delivers specific properties and performance enhancements. Designed specifically for your application and process, General Color will compound colorants, additives, fillers and extenders to modify a wide range of polymers and deliver them in quantities ranging from one pound to a truckload!

Make your product perfect by utilizing the right mix of our wide range of components:

Reinforcements

  • Glass Fiber
  • Glass Bead
  • Aramid Fiber

 

Extenders 

  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Talc
  • Mica
  • Wood Fiber
  • Wollastonite

 

Additives

  • Flame Retardant
  • Processing Aids
  • Lubricants

 

To make sure your compound is perfect, General Color uses single- and twin-screw extruders, custom color matching, and toll compounding and blending.

General Color Specialty Compounds and Alloys are available in Natural, Black or Custom Colors.

We manufacture and stock a variety of Specialty Compounds enhanced with a wide range of reinforcements and additives. These value-added products are formulated to deliver performance and appearance attributes to your product.

Need an ABS/PC Alloy with Anti-microbial? No problem. Polypropylene with 20 percent talc? Acetal that is PTFE lubricated? Nylon 6 with 85 percent Barium Sulfate…. the list goes on and on!

Having General Color supply your needs allows you to have one less aspect of your business to juggle, allowing you to maintain a tighter grip on all aspects of your operations!

Wondering which is best for your project? ASK US

 

Design/Color Match Request

Perfect color, price, timing! When color counts, don't order your color through a website. Contact us with your needs and let our outstanding customer service find the right answers

Click here to download a Design/Color Match Request form.