Palmer Holland to distribute PAGs for Clariant in N. America
Palmer Holland, a specialty chemical and fine ingredient distributor based in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A., has expanded its partnership with Clariant’s Industrial & Consumer Specialties (ICS) division. Clariant is a Swiss multinational speciality chemicals company based in Muttenz, Switzerland.
Palmer Holland will be a channel partner in the U.S.A. and Canada for Clariant ICS’s polyalklyene glycol (PAG) line geared towards the lubricant and grease industries. Clariant’s PAG has applications in many industrial lubricants, such as hydraulic and quenching fluids, greases, gear and compressor oils, and many other applications.
Their high thermal and oxidative stability, excellent lubricity, high film strength / load capacity, anti-wear properties, micropitting resistance, and shear stability make them an ideal base stock for formulating high-performance industrial lubricants.
Palmer Holland will represent three categories of PAGs for Clariant:
- Water Soluble
- Water Insoluble
- High Viscosity Thickeners
The Clariant ICS business unit is one of the largest providers of specialty chemicals and application solutions for consumer care and industrial markets.