BASF Venture Capital GmbH

FRX Polymers, Inc.

FRX Polymers, Inc. was founded in 2007 following over five years of intensive research and development in the field of halogen-free polymeric flame-retardant blend components. The company operates a pilot plant in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA and a full scale plant in Antwerp, Belgium.

Having recently commissioned its commercial plant in Antwerp, FRX is in the high-growth phase of its evolution.

It is commercializing a novel family of halogen-free, transparent, high-melt-flowing, polymeric flame-retardant polymers. FRX Polymers is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA.

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Chelmsford (US)


Halogen free flame retardants



Claus Hackmann, PhD
Investment Manager
+49 621 60-76152

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