Leadership demands experience,
curiosity, inventiveness and vision.
Shamrock is a science company.
Shamrock provides industry with natural and synthetic intermediate materials. For almost 75 years we have
designed, developed and produced micronized waxes and fluoropolymers in a variety of forms. For example,
we pioneered the use of stir-in wax and PTFE for abrasion resistance. Today, we are a worldwide supplier of
more than 250 products manufactured at Shamrock’s diversified plants in the US, Belgium and China.
Shamrock serves far-ranging industries that seek surface modifications for improved performance. Our
expertise rests with our ability to add these properties without adversely affecting a product’s other
characteristics. We produce micronized powders, dispersions, emulsions and compounds, including PTFE,
polyethylene, polypropylene, fluoropolymers, custom wax alloys, natural waxes and specialty additives.
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Founded in 1941, Shamrock Technologies is the world's largest producer of micronized polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), as well as a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of specialty micronized wax powders, dispersions, emulsions, and compounds including PTFE, polyethylene, polypropylene, fluoropolymers, custom wax alloys, natural waxes, and other specialty additives. Our materials are used in Inks and Coatings, Thermoplastics, Lubes and Greases, Elastomers, Personal Care products, and many more applications.