ADRIAN, Mich.—Wacker Chemical Corp. has launched a new website, Silmix.com, for U.S.-based silicone rubber customers, the company announced.
"The website is making it simple for customers to purchase custom silicone rubber compounds online and with speed, care and flexibility," Wacker said in a press release.
Visitors to the website will find helpful information on Silmix and the many custom rubber compounds they can develop using it. They also will find that the website allows easy navigation of the unique, customizable purchasing process from the Silmix business teams, according to the company.
"Customers will be able to describe their particular silicone compound needs on a quote request form and will receive a response within approximately two days," Wacker said.
Silmix.com is an extension of the Silmix model of making every silicone compound tailored to customer needs, which often is unavailable from other websites, the company said.
Based in Munich, Wacker is a globally active chemical group that offers a wide range of state-of-the-art specialty products, the company said. The company employs some 14,500 people worldwide, and in 2018 it generated sales of $5.5 billion.