Menzolit GmbH

Developer, manufacturer and marketer of thermoset products: SMC, prepregs, BMC, DMC, MMC compounds.

Im Breitspiel 19
Heidelberg/Rohrbach, 69126 DE


As Seen In CompositesWorld

SMC 4.0
The story behind the supplier-orchestrated effort that eliminated unacceptable defects levels in painted Class A SMC exterior auto parts.

Composites in Class A body panels: Evolution continues
Low-density SMCs lead the way as fiber-reinforced polymers make headway in auto components that must please the eye.

Menzolit, Bac2 partnership yields refrigerator-free, fire-rated phenolic SMC
Menzolit Ltd. (Southampton, U.K.) a supplier of sheet and bulk molding compounds (SMCs and BMCs) and Bac2 Ltd. (Romsey, U.K.) have concluded a 15-month development partnership.

Composites reshaping auto industry
HPC editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan observes signs at the JEC Europe 2012 trade show that indicate the auto industry is seeking to partner with suppliers int he composites industry on lightweighting strategies for prpduction passenger vehicles.

IDI buys BMC, SMC manufacturing facilities
Edit Body Add Image Add Video IDI Composites International has announced the acquisition of bulk molding compound (BMC) and sheet molding compound (SMC) manufacturing facilities that were formerly part of Menzolit Compounds International GmbH.

Braided Pressure Vessel

JEC Composites 2009 showcase
 Despite the doleful state of the global economy, the turnout in Paris — exhibitors and visitors — proved surprisingly strong.

All-Finanz buys Menzolit Group
Menzolit's parent company filed for insolvency; All-Finanz acquired Menzolit and intends to continue all SMC, BMC and CIC compound production.

News briefs -- Jan. 27, 2009
Gurit reports 2008 earnings; Resinal to distribute Chroma products in Mexico; NetComposites launches composites industry jobs site; Royal Cosun, Avantium announce bioplastics initiative; Duoline promotes Tim Stewart to FRP supervisor; High Modulus names Paul Goddard CEO; Huntsman announces job cuts; Hypertherm expands sales team in Western Canada; IPS names Karen Brock Amoah sales and marketing manager; Jet Edge begins selling used equipment online; Menzolit names Roberto Lazzari sales manager for Italy and Southeast Europe; Materials & Sensors Technologies to host NDT seminar April 20-22.


Composites ride and support the rails
Increased ridership and heavier axle loads on rail systems around the world signal a potential boon for composites. 

People Briefs — CT December 2008
Composites industry promotions and new hires.

News briefs -- Nov. 18, 2008
Ashland unveils new management team; Atlas Materials Testing facility reacredited; Dow Automotive creates commercial transport team; DSM names Michael Effing business unit director; Jet Edge names David Anderson international sales manager; Lars Mehling named sales area manager for Menzolit Compounds; Jim Clark joins PlastiComp; Spartanics names Mike Bacon VP sales and marketing.

Menzolit opens Chinese facility
Menzolit's newest facility in Shanghai, China, will produce SMC and BMC.

DSM, Menzolit announce SMC/BMC facility in China
The sheet molding compound/bulk molding compound facility was built by Menzolit, which has a partnership with DSM in China.

Innovation Driving Automotive SMC
New materials, methods and machinery are restoring sheet molding compound's preferred material status for automotive and heavy truck body panels.

JEC show floor

JEC Composites 2005 Show Review
Paris composites exhibition posts 12 percent increase in attendance, underscoring industry health.

Inside Manufacturing: Integrated LFRT Processing System Adds Flexibility, Cuts Costs
Advances in equipment, control and materials extend the performance range of direct, in-line compounding/molding of long fiber-reinforced thermoplastics.

Sea Wall

User-friendly resins expanding composites' reach
Novel niche formulas enable composites breakthroughs for new market applications, traditional material replacement.

Collage of cars

Carbon Composites for Sports Cars and Mass Market Cars
A confluence of market demand, new product development and competition among automakers fuels growth in use of carbon fiber composites.

Composittrailer's all-composite Trailer

JEC Composites 2003 SAMPE Europe Conference Review
Paris is the debut stage for a galaxy of composites industry innovations.

Product Categories of Menzolit GmbH

  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
    • Polyester, unsaturated
      • Polyester, unsaturated, Fabric
      • Polyester, unsaturated, Mat
      • Polyester, unsaturated, Roving
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, 12-inch tape
    • Vinyl ester
      • Vinyl ester, Fabric
      • Vinyl ester, Mat
      • Vinyl ester, Roving
  • Compounds
    • Bulk molding (BMC)
    • Sheet molding (SMC)
    • Other compounds