nGrain® by Americhem

Consumers want the beauty of natural wood without the high cost and maintenance it entails. Americhem has revolutionized the art of wood grain effects with the next evolution of simulated wood grain — nGrain® by Americhem. Our custom nGrain® masterbatch formulations deliver the best balance of quality, value and production efficiency.

What makes nGrain® different?

Our diverse additive masterbatches feature realistic simulated wood grain effects. The variety of wood grain effects is virtually limitless. Our exclusive nGrain® technology incorporates controlled concentrate release, on-site trial support and unrivaled weathering performance. Your products look, feel, process and endure the elements in a way you never dreamed possible.

Benefits of nGrain® Masterbatch

Our customized wood grain effects masterbatch allows for unique color development which results in:

  • Batch-to-batch consistency
  • Cost and space savings
  • Formulations across a wide range of resin families
  • Faster speed to market

Using nGrain® masterbatch together with embossed or etched surfaces enhances the wood grain effects for an authentic, life-like finish, which results in consumer products that command a higher price.

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Simulated Wood Grain Applications

The possibilities with nGrain® are virtually limitless. Give consumers the realistic wood grain effects they demand in applications such as these and more:

  • Siding & Cladding
  • Composite Decking
  • Fencing, Decking and Railing
  • Windows & Doors
  • Flooring
  • Roofing
  • Window Blinds

Simulated Wood Grain Products. Superior Solutions.

World Class Support

We back all of our products with performance-based testing, design, education and expert support. We help you overcome your toughest product and processing challenges with simulated wood grain solutions created specifically for you. Our analytical testing and technical resources work in collaboration with your new product development team to create superior solutions for all your simulated wood grain manufacturing needs.

About Americhem®

Americhem is a globally recognized designer and manufacturer of custom color masterbatch, functional additives, engineered compounds and performance technologies.

Our business is built around delivering Performance, Solutions and Trust through close collaboration with customers seeking to optimize their polymer products. All of our products are backed by complete technical support that ensures quality, reliability, and value. We have manufacturing plants and sales offices throughout the world. The Americhem headquarters and central research and development facilities are located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.