Elementis Specialties, Inc.

  • Chemicals
1003 MacCorkle Avenue, SW
South Charleston, WV 25303-1323
(304) 342-8103
(304) 342-7308 (fax)
  • About

    Elementis is a UK listed global specialty chemicals company with operations worldwide that serve customers in North and South America, Europe and Asia Pacic in a wide range of markets and sectors.

    The Group comprises three businesses: Specialty Products, Chromium and Surfactants. Both Specialty Products and Chromium hold leading market positions in their chosen sectors. Elementis employs over 1,300 people at more than 30 locations worldwide.

    Elementis Specialties provides high value functional additives to many markets including architectural and industrial coatings, personal care and oilfield drilling. These additives improve the flow characteristics and performance of our customers’ products or production processes.

    We offer a comprehensive product portfolio that includes rheology modifiers for aqueous and solvent systems, defoamers, colorants, waxes, dispersing and wetting agents, adhesion promoters and surface active additives.

    Our major products are BENTONE® organoclays, RHEOLATE® rheological additives, DAPRO® specialty additives, M-P-A® anti-settling agents, NALZIN® corrosion and rust inhibitors, THIXATROL® rheology additives, NUOSPERSE® wetting and dispersing agents, TINT-AYD® colorants, SLIP-AYD® waxes and slip additives. These enhance the feel, flow and finish of everyday products including surface coatings, construction products, drilling fluids and cosmetics. We also offer SERDOX® polyglycol ethers, SERDOLAMIDE® alkanolamides, and SERVOXYL® phosphate esters.

    We continue to bring new technologies and products to the markets we serve and to work collaborativel