Galata Chemicals is one of the world's largest producers of additives for PVC and other industries. We offer a broad range of heat stabilizers including Organotin, Mixed Metal and heavy metal-free Mark® heat stabilizers. Our product technologies also include Drapex® epoxy plasticizers and Mark® and Weston® phosphites. Other products for polymers include Blendex® impact modifiers and processing aids, Fomrez® tin catalysts for polyurethane applications, Actafoam® foaming agents and other solutions for our customers' formulating and manufacturing challenges.
Galata Chemicals commenced commercial operations on May 1, 2010, but our products and plants have been servicing the needs of our customers for almost 50 years. Both our Taft, Louisiana and Lampertheim, Germany manufacturing facilities began production in the 1960s. Through the years our plants and products had owners including Argus Chemical, GE, Ciba, Witco and Chemtura.
With a strong portfolio of products and brands, superior manufacturing facilities and commitment of our people, Galata Chemicals leverages several strategic differentiators:
Continuous global investment in our research, production, and customer facing operations
Backward integration into key product intermediates ensuring more consistent product supply at a better value to our customers
Private ownership and management focused on long term performance