MagShield® is a non-halogenated, high purity magnesium hydroxide powder for use as a flame retardant and smoke suppressant in plastic compounds for thermoplastic olefins, plastic building materials, select wire and cable applications, and plastic fillers and coatings.

roofer-smMagShield offers the following attributes and benefits:

  • Excellent flame retardancy and smoke suppression properties
  • Non-halogenated
  • Thermally stable
  • Cost effective replacement for Alumina Trihydrate (ATH)
  • Thermally stable to 340°C, suitable for engineering plastic
  • Lower hardness than ATH resulting in longer equipment life
  • Low toxicity [LD50 (oral/rat) > 5,000 Mg/Kg]
  • Non-corrosive as compared to halogen or phosphorous-containing compounds

For more information regarding your application or to place an order, please call 800-648-7400 (inside the U.S.) or +1-410-780-5500. Or, Email Us with your questions.