INEOS is the world's largest merchant supplier of PAOs under the Durasyn brand with plants in Feluy Belgium & LaPorte TX. Our investment plans will ensure that we maintain this position with a new world scale plant in 2018, adding additional capacity of 80,000 mt per year.
PAOs are used to make motor oils & other high-performance lubricants. The PAO business continues to benefit from lubricant reformulation activity aimed at improving fuel economy & lowering greenhouse gas emissions.
Our Indopol Polybutenes are synthetic liquid hydrocarbon polymers available in a wide range of viscosities-20 grades. They are manufactured at our ISO compliant 80ktpa polybutene plant in Lavera France and are NSF H1, HX-1 compliant & Kosher certified, with multiple FDA food contact clearances.
Polybutenes are widely used in many automotive & industrial oil applications replacing bright stocks & mineral oils. Questions: Contact our highly experienced PAO or Polybutene global technical support teams.
Zschimmer & Schwarz was founded in Germany in 1894 and the current ownership traces back to the founders. Z&S now operates in 15 countries with more than 1200 employees. The company has achieved long term growth by recognizing that our customers are partners in our success.
Zschimmer & Schwarz USA was founded in 1998 and provides customized chemistry solutions including synthetic esters, phosphate esters, amides and emulsifiers out of our state-of-the art facility in Milledgeville, GA. The recent acquisition of the Lexolube line adds high performance synthetic esters to the Zschimmer portfolio.