Industry News

Emery Oleochemicals Expands Business in Ohio

United States: Emery Oleochemicals, a Malaysia based producer and distributor of oleochemicals chemicals has expanded its operations in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company has initiated its technical development centre (TDC) in Cincinnati, Ohio by opening a new application laboratory for its green polymer additives (GPA) business. The new opened application laboratory would provide support to green polymer additives business unit of Emery which focus on offering renewable commodities for a broad range of industries such as automotive, electronics, packaging, building and construction. The new application laboratory would include development of customized lubricants and plasticizers. The facility would scale-up the production of LOXIOL ester lubricants and edenol plasticizers. Furthermore, new laboratory would be involved in formulation and applications testing for rigid & flexible PVC and advancements in production of engineered resins. The newly established facility would also provide support to its global technical development center facility situated in Loxstedt, Germany. 

TechSci Research depicts that laboratory set up in the TDC in Cincinnati would positively influence in-depth application knowledge of polymer processes and technical capabilities of the company which would further help the company in delivering customized market-ready solutions to the North American market. The facility would enable the company in delivering latest ecofriendly, sustainable and innovative polymer additives to its customers.

According to the recently published report by TechSci Research, “India Oleochemicals Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020”, oleochemicals market in India is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 5% during 2015–2020. Growth in the market is anticipated on account of increasing demand for oleochemicals from end use industries such as soap, detergents, personal care, pharmaceutical, and food and beverage, among others. Growing inclination towards green chemicals coupled with easy access to raw materials is also expected to propel growth in India oleochemicals market over the forecast period.

Relevant News