Masterbatch & Color Concentrates

For more than 50 years, Penn Color has been producing high quality masterbatches and color & additive concentrates for the plastics industry. We develop and manufacture custom formulated color concentrates and single pigment dispersions for all industry segments including packaging, building & construction, synthetic fiber, film & sheet and consumer goods. We currently operate five plastics masterbatch operations around the world as we continue to expand our global footprint.

50 Years of Color Expertise

Founded in 1964, Penn Color was one of the original pioneer companies of the pigment dispersion industry. From our humble beginnings, Penn Color has grown, diversified, and invested in technologies that give us one of the broadest product portfolios of any dispersion company in the world. Our technologies and our vision span the entire World of Color, creating a synergistic effect that leads to unique and creative solutions to some of the most difficult problems facing our customers.

Pigment Dispersions

Penn Color has state of the art technologies for solution-grade pigment dispersions for industries including automotive coatings, LVT & other resilient flooring, wall covering, digital printing, telecommunications and cosmetics. We own nearly every type of dispersion equipment on the market today, housed in any of our four liquid dispersion plants in the US, Europe and Asia. Whether you're looking for a full-fledged partner, or support for your in-house dispersion operation, you can rely on Penn Color.


Never-Before-Seen PET Bottles Colored

A bottle that glows in the dark. A bottle that changes from red to purple when it gets cold. Color gradients that follow the distinctive shape of a bottle. At NPE 2018, Penn Color inspired Package Designers with new ideas by overcoming some critical technical challenges with special pigment compounds and leveraging partnerships with technology and design leaders in the PET industry.

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See PENN Color at PETnology, Nov 26, Paris

Penn Color’s Nicolas Rivollet, Global Director of Strategy and Marketing is speaking at the PETnology conference, the world’s leading meeting for PET packaging companies and most prestigious brands. Nicolas’ discussion will speak about pennaHOLT, Penn Color’s new high opacity masterbatch which improves recyclability and supports usage of recycled opaque PET, by reducing TiO2 content on Monday Nov 26, 2018, at 11:30. See full PETnology Agenda and our announcement.