2018 News


December 12, 2018 - Cancarb Limited, a subsidiary of Tokai Carbon Co. Ltd., is pleased to announce that it will be proceeding immediately with an expansion of its thermal carbon black production capacity. Engineering and construction of a sixth thermal carbon black unit at its facility in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada will commence within Q4-2018, with targeted completion by the summer of 2020. Environmental approvals have already been obtained from Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development. Mr. Takashi Masaki, General Manager of the Carbon Black Division of Tokai Carbon Co. Ltd. stated "We are pleased to make this additional investment in Cancarb’s thermal carbon black capacity so as to serve the growing needs of Cancarb’s customers. This investment reaffirms our commitment to this special grade of carbon black and to the many specialty markets and applications that Cancarb serves." Read more...

Cancarb Limited upgrades their ISO Certification

March 1, 2018 - Cancarb is happy to announce that they have upgraded their long-standing ISO certification to the new ISO 9001:2015 standard. The new ISO certificate is available for download from www.cancarb.com at any time.

Cancarb Announces Organizational Changes

February 1, 2018 - Cancarb Limited is pleased to announce that Ross Buchholz will move to the position of Vice President, Product Quality and Development, effective February 1, 2018. In this role, Ross will use his 28 years of experience in marketing to lead Cancarb's efforts in innovation, quality, and product stewardship.

Also, effective February 1st, Peter Donnelly is appointed Vice President, Marketing. Peter has worked for Cancarb for 23 years in the areas of marketing, commodity management and, most recently, innovation. Read more...