Dear Valued Relation,

we would like to inform you that Van Mannekus has closed the plant location in Holland and that from June 30th 2018 onwards, customers will be delivered by Timab Magnesium or Grecian Magnesite.

Please contact :

Timab Magnesia

Grecian Magnesite

Rubber and Plastics

Magnesium Oxide can be used as an acid scavenger, scorch retarder or curing agent during the cross linking of several rubber compounds containing halogens or nitrile groups.

Other uses in the Rubber and Plastics industry include MgO as a thickening agent for sheet and bulk molding compounds, hardening agent during phenolic resin curing, and as the raw material of hydrotalcites in the acid scavenging additives in PVC and polyolefins.


Suitable products for the Rubber and Plastics industry are Ecopiren® and AK98.