2013 News

Cancarb Replaces DBP in Thermax® Testing

August 1, 2013 - Cancarb Limited has stopped using dibutyl phthalate (DBP) in its carbon black quality control laboratory. The chemical, deemed a substance of very high concern (SVHC) and forbidden by the EU Parliament at concentrations of >0.1% in plastic products, is historically used by carbon black producers in their quality control laboratories to determine the structure or aggregate morphology of carbon blacks. Read more...

Cancarb Unaffected by Recent Alberta Flooding

June 27, 2013 - It is business as usual at Cancarb despite recent flooding in southern Alberta due to last week's heavy mountain rains and their downstream effects. Read more...

Cancarb Limited receives 2012 Community Peace Medal Award from Medicine Hat YMCA

January 3, 2013 - The Family YMCA of Medicine Hat recently selected Cancarb Limited and its employees as recipients of its 2012 Community Peace Medal Award. Read more...