Polymer Additives Group is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality flame retardants and smoke suppressants.

We are headquartered one hour west of Indianapolis, at our ISO manufacturing facility located in Brazil, Indiana, USA.

We offer an extensive line of traditional flame retardants as well as cutting-edge technologies that meet the industry’s evolving regulatory and performance demands.

Our Products

Polymer Additives Group manufactures and distributes a variety of traditional and proprietary flame retardant and smoke suppressants on a global basis.

Flame Retardants

PAG produces a variety of Flame Retardant additives that use different mechanisms to eliminate or reduce a fire.

Intumescent based flame retardants and smoke suppressants.

FR synergists designed for full or partial replacement of Antimony Trioxide.

High Quality Antimony Trioxide for use in a wide variety of applications.

Smoke Suppressants

PAG Smoke Suppressant additive products reduce smoke generation to allow products to pass some of the most stringent testing requirements.

Smoke Suppressants designed to meet stringent smoke requirements for a wide variety of applications.

Micro Flame Retardant and Smoke Suppressant coatings on hydrated and inert fillers. Higher surface are provides enhanced flame and smoke efficiency. AOM replacements.

Providing Comprehensive Solutions

Polymer Additives Group flame retardants and smoke suppressants are used in the following applications:

Low-Smoke Flame Retardants

PAG offers products that are produced in a synergistic way to reduce smoke levels in a variety of applications. Utilizing Ammonium Octamolybdate, along with different Borate, Molybdate, Stannate and Hydrate Chemistries. PAG has an arsenal of off the shelf products that can be customized to meet the most stringent Flame and Smoke requirements.

Char Formers

PAG offers a wide variety of products that work in the Char formation stage including the Charmax NH, FS and LS products series. While these products are off the shelf solutions, we have the ability to customize our products to meet your specific needs.

Non-Halogen Solutions

Charmax NH is an intumescent based FR and smoke suppressant series. This includes Phosphorous/Nitrogen based chemistries. In addition, PAG offers several Antimony Free Charmax AR products (to replace Antimony) which work in the vapor and endothermic phases.

Wire / Cable

This is a major market for PAG where many of the traditional PAG products from the Charmax LS, FR, FS series are used individually or in combination in PVC and Polyolefin based applications to meet the various tests including UL 94, ASTM E662 Smoke Density, ASTM E84, etc.

Adhesives / Coatings

PAG offers a wide variety of Flame Retardant and intumescent solutions in adhesives and coatings including automotive, Fabric, General Industry, and Construction.