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  • Bakelite® Phenolic Resins and Molding Compounds

    Reliable performance. Consistent quality. Innovative solutions. As a manufacturer, you know these are the keys to making it in today’s world. They are also the keys to the success of the Bakelite® brand, which has been at the forefront of the phenolics industry for over a century. 


    Since 1907, when Leo Baekeland synthesized the first manmade thermosetting plastic, the Bakelite® brand has stood for the finest phenolic resins and molding compounds – backed by the best technical and formulation support in the world. When your application requires remarkable heat resistance, surface hardness, dimensional stability, chemical resistance and electrical insulating properties, there’s no better material– than Bakelite® phenolic resins.