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Company Overview

Company Overview

Gendon Polymer Services, owned by Berkshire Hathaway, is a specialty polymer manufacturer based in the Greater Toronto area, Canada, specializing in low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) compounds for wire and cable applications.

Founded in 1993, Gendon Polymers has deep experience and world-class knowledge in the design and processing of insulation, bedding and jacketing compounds. Gendon’s polymer compound product line encompasses thermoplastics and thermoset-based compounds, low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) compounds, and low smoke non-halogenated (LSNH) compounds. In addition, Gendon offers radiation cure (EV beam) as well as peroxide (CV and Mold Cure) technologies for the North American and global marketplace.

Gendon’s compounds are designed for challenging wire and cable applications in oil and gas, power and utility, military and shipboard, data communications, transit and other industrial markets. For decades, Gendon products have performed consistently in extremely harsh, aggressive environments with regard to flame and smoke properties, electrical performance and chemical resistance. With well-established product brands such as Genflam®, Genfil® and GenNex®, Gendon excels at solving its customers’ formulation challenges.