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Specialties - Chemical Ingredients

Our products Di-iso-Butene, Tert.-Butanol azeotrope, Tert.-Butanol pure and Trimethylhexanol are components for numerous industrial products and procedures.

Our Chemical Ingredients

Performance Intermediates is a major producer of C4-based materials for the rubber, plastics and specialty chemicals markets. Within the market segment Specialties, we offer different products such as di-iso-butene, TMH or tert.-butanol. Tert.-Butyl alcohol (TBA) is a high-purity intermediate, which is mainly used for the synthesis of organic peroxides or antioxidants. Tert.-butanol is offered in different qualities (pure and azeotrope) which are constantly available and therefore are granting reliable supply.

Di-iso-Butene (DIB)

Tert.-Butanol (TBA) azeotrope

Tert.-Butanol (TBA) pure

Trimethylhexanol (TMH)

1,2 Butadiene

Our Logistic Options

  • Seagoing Tank Containers
  • Rail Tank Cars
  • Trucks

main applications

Chemical ingredients are for example used in wind-turbines.
Chemical ingredients are for example used in wind-turbines.

Main applications for our Chemical Ingredients are high purity intermediates for the synthesis of:

  • Organic peroxides
  • Antioxidants
  • Agrochemicals
  • Resins
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Fine chemicals
  • Organic acids
  • Fragances
  • Lubricants
  • Polyurethanes
  • Co-solvents

Benefit to our customers

High purity of our intermediates facilitates the production of high-value derivatives for our customers. Our dedicated continuous production warrants constant availability and reliable supply

Fun facts about us

  • Our specialty products can be found in a multitude of items including chewing gum, hairspray, and even our everyday clothes.
  • Our specialties were developed as a result of our dedication to sustainability


Are you looking for a short overview about all our specialties? Have a look at our new Specialties flyer.

Specialties in 60 seconds

Watch our Specialties in 60 seconds video to learn more about our chemical ingredients.