Aromatics & Derivatives
Methanol & Derivatives
Olefins & Derivatives
Formic Acid 85%
Formic Acid has one carboxylic group. It is a colorless liquid. Formic Acid is used in the leather tanning process, in feed for preservation and acidification, as intermediate in various pharmaceuticals and fine chemicals and as active ingredient in cleaning agents.
Hydrochloric acid, solution is a colorless watery liquid with a sharp, irritating odor. Hydrochloric acid has many uses. It is used in the production of chlorides, fertilizers, and dyes, in electroplating, and in the photographic, textile, and rubber industries.
Nitric acid, a colorless liquid that is used in the manufacture of inorganic and organic nitrates and nitro compounds for fertilizers, dye intermediates, explosives, and many different organic chemicals.
Phosphoric Acid is a colorless, odorless phosphorus-containing inorganic acid. Phosphoric acid is used in dentistry and orthodontics as an etching solution, to clean and roughen the surfaces of teeth where dental appliances or fillings will be placed. In addition, phosphoric acid is a constituent in bone and teeth, and plays a role as a solvent, a human metabolite, an algal metabolite and a fertilizer.
Sulfuric acid is a colorless oily liquid. It is soluble in water with release of heat. It is corrosive to metals and tissue. It is used to make fertilizers and other chemicals, in petroleum refining, in iron and steel production, and for many other uses.
Aromatics & Derivatives
Benzene is a clear, colorless, highly flammable and volatile, liquid aromatic hydrocarbon with a gasoline-like odor. Benzene is found in crude oils and as a by-product of oil-refining processes. In industry benzene is used as a solvent, as a chemical intermediate, and is used in the synthesis of numerous chemicals. Benzene is also used to make some types of rubbers, lubricants, dyes, detergents, drugs, and pesticides.
Mixed xylenes are used in the production of ethylbenzene, as solvents in products such as paints and coatings, and are blended into gasoline. It is also used as a solvent and intermediate for dyes and organic synthesis, especially isophthallic acid; insecticides and aviation fuel.
Mixed xylenes are used in the production of ethylbenzene, as solvents in products such as paints and coatings, and are blended into gasoline. Almost all of the PX is converted to terephthalic acid and dimethylterephthalate, and then to poly(ethylene terephthalate) for ultimate use in fibers, films, and resins. Miscellaneous uses include as solvent, production of di-paraxylene, and as a herbicide.
Phenol has a distinct odor that is sickeningly sweet and tarry. The primary use of phenol is in the production of phenolic resins, which are used in the plywood, construction, automotive, and appliance industries. Other uses of phenol include as a slimicide, as a disinfectant, and in medicinal products such as ear and nose drops, throat lozenges, and mouthwashes.
Toluene appears as a clear colorless liquid with a characteristic aromatic odor. The major use of toluene is as a mixture added to gasoline to improve octane ratings. Toluene is also used to produce benzene and as a solvent in paints, coatings, synthetic fragrances, adhesives, inks, and cleaning agents.
Both oil base and water base fracturing fluids are being used in the fracturing industry. Water base, which includes alcohol-water mixtures and low strength acids, make up the majority of treating fluids. The common chemicals such as Caustic Soda added to these fluids are polymers for viscosity development, crosslinkers for viscosity enhancement, pH control chemicals, gel breakers for polymer degradation following the treatment, surfactants, clay stabilizers, alcohol, bactericides, fluid loss additives and friction reducer.
Ethylene Dichloride (EDC)
1,2-Dichloroethane, also called ethylene dichloride, is a manufactured chemical that is not found naturally in the environment. It is a clear liquid and has a pleasant smell and sweet taste. The most common use of 1,2-dichloroethane is in the production of vinyl chloride which is used to make a variety of plastic and vinyl products including polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipes, furniture and automobile upholstery, wall coverings, housewares, and automobile parts. It is also used to as a solvent and is added to leaded gasoline to remove lead.
Vinyl Chloride Monomer (VCM)
Vinyl chloride is a colorless gas. It burns easily and it is not stable at high temperatures. It has a mild, sweet odor. It is a manufactured substance that does not occur naturally. Vinyl chloride is used to make polyvinyl chloride (PVC). PVC is used to make a variety of plastic products, including pipes, wire and cable coatings, and packaging materials.
Methanol & Derivatives
Acetic Acid is a synthetic carboxylic acid with antibacterial and antifungal properties. Although its mechanism of action is not fully known, undissociated acetic acid may enhance lipid solubility allowing increased fatty acid accumulation on the cell membrane or in other cell wall structures. Acetic acid, as a weak acid, can inhibit carbohydrate metabolism resulting in subsequent death of the organism. It has a role as a protic solvent, a food acidity regulator, an antimicrobial food preservative and a Daphnia magna metabolite.
Formaldehyde is a colorless poisonous gas synthesized by the oxidation of methanol and used as an antiseptic, disinfectant, histologic fixative, and general-purpose chemical reagent for laboratory applications. It is also used in the production of fertilizer, paper, plywood, and urea-formaldehyde resins.
Methenamine is a heterocyclic organic compound with antibiotic activity. In the body methenamine is converted to formaldehyde, a nonspecific bactericidal agent. Methenamine is typically used long-term to treat chronic urinary tract infections and to prevent the recurrence of infections.
Methanol appears as a colorless fairly volatile liquid with a faintly sweet pungent odor like that of ethyl alcohol. Completely mixes with water. The vapors are slightly heavier than air and may travel some distance to a source of ignition and flash back. Used to make chemicals, to remove water from automotive and aviation fuels, as a solvent for paints and plastics, and as an ingredient in a wide variety of products.
Methyl Tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE)
Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) is a flammable liquid with a distinctive, disagreeable odor. It is made from blending chemicals such as isobutylene and methanol, and has been used since the 1980s as an additive for unleaded gasolines to achieve more efficient burning. MTBE is also used to dissolve gallstones. Patients treated in this way have MTBE delivered directly to their gall bladders through special tubes that are surgically inserted.
Sodium methylate is a white amorphous powder. It reacts with water to form sodium hydroxide, a corrosive material, and methyl alcohol, a flammable liquid. It is used to process edible fats and oils, and to make other chemicals.
Olefins & Derivatives
Ethylene appears as colorless with a sweet odor and taste. Easily ignited. Not toxic but is a simple asphyxiant. Used as an anesthetic, a refrigerant, and to make other chemicals.
Ethylene Glycol (MEG)
Ethylene glycol is a synthetic liquid substance that absorbs water. It is odorless, but has a sweet taste. Ethylene glycol is used to make antifreeze and de-icing solutions for cars, airplanes, and boats. It is also used in hydraulic brake fluids and inks used in stamp pads, ballpoint pens, and print shops.
Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA)
Polyvinyl alcohol appears as odorless white to cream-colored granules or powder. It is used as a pharmaceutic aid and ophthalmic lubricant as well as in the manufacture of surface coatings artificial sponges, cosmetics, and other products.
Propylene is a colorless gas with a faint petroleum like odor. Almost two thirds of the propene produced is used to produce polypropylene, a plastic material accounting for 25% of all plastic products today. Other important applications are propylene oxide, acrylic acid, acrylonitrile and cumene.
Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM)
Vinyl acetate is an industrial chemical that is a clear, colorless liquid with a sweet, fruity smell. It is very flammable and may be ignited by heat, sparks, or flames. Vinyl acetate is used to make other industrial chemicals. These chemicals are used mainly to make glues for the packaging and building industries. They are also used to make paints, textiles, and paper. Vinyl acetate is also used as a coating in plastic films for food packaging and as a modifier of food starch.
Polyethylene is a lightweight, durable thermoplastic with variable crystalline structure. It is one of the most widely produced plastics in the world. Polyethylene is used in applications ranging for films, tubes, plastic parts, laminates, etc.
Polypropylene is a tan to white odorless solid. It is a thermoplastic "addition polymer" made from the combination of propylene monomers. It is used in a variety of applications to include packaging for consumer products, plastic parts for various industries including the automotive industry and textiles.
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC, or vinyl) is used in a variety of applications in the building and construction, health care, electronics, automobile and other sectors, in products ranging from piping and siding, blood bags and tubing, to wire and cable insulation, windshield system components and more.
Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether appears as a colorless liquid with a mild, pleasant odor. Less dense than water. It is most commonly used as a solvent and coalescing agent in water-based paints, coatings and inks where it improves the flow of the products as well as extending their drying time. It is also an efficient flow improver for urea, melamine and phenolic stoving finishes.
Butyl Glycol Acetate (BGA)
Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether acetate is a colorless liquid with a weak fruity odor. The main use for it is in the coatings industry where it improves the gloss and flow of coatings that are baked at temperatures of 150-200 oC. It also improves the brushability and flow of cellulose nitrate and cellulose ether lacquers, and of paints formulated from chlorinated binders.
Cyclohexanone appears as a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a pleasant odor. It is used as a solvent for lacquers, paints, resins, degreasers, spot removers, polymers, copolymers, waxes, crude rubber, cellulose acetate, the manufacturing of herbicides and anihistamines.
Ethyl Cellosolve appears as a clear colorless liquid. It is widely used as an industrial solvent and production intermediate. It is produced by the reaction of ethylene oxide with ethanol. The glycol ethers are miscible in polar and nonpolar solutions, which make them useful solvents in paints and surface coatings, stains, lacquers, inks, and dyes.
Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether (EGBE)
Ethylene glycol monobutyl ether appears as a colorless liquid with a mild, pleasant odor with high boiling point. EGBE is used in household products such as spot removers, and cosmetics. It is used as a solvent in surface coatings in paints, as a coupling agent in metal and household cleaners, as an intermediate in chemical production, and is also found in brake fluids and in printing ink.
Ethylene Glycol Monobutyl Ether Acetate (BAC)
BAC appears as a colorless liquid with a weak fruity odor and is a high boiling glycol ether-ester. It's slow evaporation rate provides excellent flow and leveling in high-bake coatings as well as air-dry systems such as epoxy coatings. It has limited water miscibility. It is supplied as a urethane grade solvent.
Ethylene Glycol Monoethyl Ether Acetate (CAC)
Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate appears as a clear colorless liquid with a pleasant odor. It's a powerful solvent that dissolves most natural resins and synthetic resins and is used to make quick drying varnishes, enamels, inks, stains and nail polishes.
Isobutanol appears as a clear colorless liquid with a sweet odor. It is used as a raw material for coating resins, Isobutyl acrylate, isobutyl acetate, isobutyl methacrylate, and paint thinners. On the other hand, it is widely used as a solvent because many organic materials are soluble in it.
Isobutyl Acetate (IBAC)
Isobutyl acetate appears as a clear colorless liquid with a fruity odor. Less dense than water and insoluble in water. It is mainly used in the paints and coatings industry for wood varnishes, architectural coatings, printing inks and adhesives. It is also widely used in aerosol sprays, thinners, sealants, cleaners, fragrance, cosmetics and personal care-products.
IPA is a volatile, colorless liquid with a sharp musty odor like rubbing alcohol. It is mixed with water for use as a rubbing-alcohol antiseptic. It is also used in aftershave lotions, hand lotions, and other cosmetics. In industry it is used as an inexpensive solvent for cosmetics, drugs, shellacs, and gums, as well as for denaturing ethanol (ethyl alcohol).
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone (MIBK)
Methyl isobutyl ketone appears as a clear colorless liquid with a pleasant odor. It is used as a solvent for gums, resins, paints, varnishes, lacquers, and nitrocellulose.
N-butyl alcohol is a colorless liquid. It is employed as a solvent for paints, lacquers & varnishes, natural & synthetic resins, gums, vegetable oils, dyes & alkaloids.
N-Butyl Acetate (NBAC)
N-Butyl acetate appears as a clear colorless liquid with a fruity odor. It's most common industry use is in the production of lacquers and paints due to its low volatility as a solvent. Additionally, it has uses in the manufacturing of artificial leather, plastics adhesives and hardened coatings and topcoats.
N-propanol appears as a clear colorless liquid with a sharp musty odor like rubbing alcohol. It is used in making cosmetics, skin and hair preparations, pharmaceuticals, perfumes, lacquer formulations, dye solutions, antifreezes, rubbing alcohols, soaps, window cleaners, acetone and other chemicals and products.
N-Propyl Acetate (NPAC)
N-Propyl acetate appears as a clear colorless liquid with a pleasant odor. It is used as a solvent for cellulose esters, resins and plastics, as a flavoring agent, and in perfumes.
Propylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether (PM/PME)
Propylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether appears as a colorless liquid. It a medium-boiling glycol ether, is an active solvent for cellulose acetate butyrate, nitrocellulose, epoxy, phenolic, acrylic, and alkyd resins. It is used in a variety of coating, printing ink, and cleaning applications.
Propylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether Acetate (PMA)
Propylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether Acetate is a colorless liquid with a sweet ether-like odor. PMA is used in an industrial setting as a solvent for automotive paints and industrial coatings, as a solvent in the electronics industry and in silk screen inks.
Sec-Butyl Acetate (SBAC)
SBAC is watery colorless liquid with a pleasant, fruity odor. It is an ester commonly used as a solvent in lacquers and enamels, where it is used in the production of acyclic polymers, vinyl resins, and nitrocellulose.
Calcium carbonate appears as white, odorless powder or colorless crystals. It is used in building materials, Personal Health and Food Production, Paper, Plastics, Paints, and Coatings.
The Fischer-Tropsch waxes of TER Chemicals can be used as lubricants and mold release agents in plastic processing or as a dispersion for textile auxiliary agents and in the paper industry. In printing inks and varnishes, however, they are used to improve abrasion resistance, matting and scratch resistance.
Polyaluminium chloride(aluminium chlorohydrate) also simply called PAC, is used in deodorants and as a coagulant in water purification.
Titanium dioxide is an odorless white powder. Its most important function in powder form is as a widely used pigment for lending whiteness and opacity. Titanium dioxide has been used as a bleaching and opacifying agent in porcelain enamels, giving them brightness, hardness, and acid resistance.
Nitrogen & Derivatives
Nitrogen & Derivatives
Ammonia is an inorganic compound. It is both manufactured and produced naturally from bacterial processes and the breakdown of organic matter. Ammonia is used in many industrial processes, and as a fertilizer and refrigerant.
Ammonium chloride is a white crystalline solid. It is used to make other ammonium compounds, as a soldering flux, as a fertilizer, and for many other uses such as an expectorant in cough medicine and as a systemic acidifying agent in the treatment of severe metabolic alkalosis.
Ammonium nitrate is commercially available both as a colorless crystalline solid and processed into prills for specific applications. It is used commonly in fertilizers; in pyrotechniques, herbicides, and insecticides; and in the manufacture of nitrous oxide. It is used as an absorbent for nitrogen oxides, an ingredient of freezing mixtures, an oxidizer in rocket propellants, and a nutrient for yeast and antibiotics.
The primary use of ammonium sulfate is as a fertilizer for alkaline soils. In the soil the ammonium ion is released and forms a small amount of acid, lowering the pH balance of the soil, while contributing essential nitrogen for plant growth.
Melamine appears as colorless to white monoclinic crystals or prisms or white powder. It is a chemical compound with a number of uses, including manufacturing laminates, glues, dinnerware, and more. This hard plastic can also be made in a wide range of colors and styles, making it an extremely versatile product that can be used in a variety of settings.
Urea has important uses as a fertilizer and feed supplement, as well as a starting material for the manufacture of plastics and drugs.
Diammonium Phosphate (DAP)
DAP is widely used as a fertilizer. It can be used as a fire retardant and used as a yeast nutrient in winemaking and mead-making; as an additive in some brands of cigarettes purportedly as a nicotine enhancer; to prevent afterglow in matches, in purifying sugar; as a flux for soldering tin, copper, zinc and brass; and to control precipitation of alkali-soluble and acid-insoluble colloidal dyes on wool.
Monoammonium Phosphate (MAP)
Monoammonium Phosphate is a major ingredient of agricultural fertilizers and some fire extinguishers. It also has significant uses in optics and electronics.
Triple Super Phosphate (TSP)
Triple superphosphate (TSP) was one of the first high-analysis phosphorus (P) fertilizers that became widely used in the 20th century.
High Tower Water Soluble Fertilisers
High tower water soluble fertilisers are produced using high tower granulation technology where materials are mixed when they are melted. Therefore, the raw materials nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium are evenly mixed to form crystal compound fertilisers.
NPK Compound Fertilisers
Compound Fertilizer is the fertilizer which contains two or three nutrients of N, P, K. NPK fertilizers are three-component fertilizers providing nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. Nitrogen helps plant foliage to grow strong. Phosphorous helps root development and promote flowering. Potassium (Potash) is important for overall plant health and helps in fruiting.
Potassium Sulphate (SOP)
Potassium sulfate is widely used as fertilizers. It provides plants with two essential elements: potassium and sulfur. It finds its greatest use on crops that are sensitive to the chloride ion (Cl-) present in most conventional agricultural fertilizers. Those crops include coffee, tea, tobacco, citrus fruits, grapes, and potatoes.