Performance Intermediates is a major producer of C4-based materials for the rubber, plastics and specialty chemicals markets. Within the market segment Oxo Alcohols & Plasticizers, we offer different products such as the oxo alcohols isononyl (INA) and 2-propylheptanol (2PH), which are mainly used for plasticizers and surfactants. Besides 2PH, a high purity mixture of C10 oxo alcohols, plasticizers such (ELATUR® CH/ ELATUR® DPT/ VESTINOL® 9) are offered by this market segment.
OUR LOGISTIC OPTIONS
We offer the following means of transportation of INA and 2-PH to our customers:
- ISO Containers
- Tank Trucks
- Rail Tank Cars
- Barges, Coasters
- Seagoing Vessels
We offer the following means of transportation of VESTINOL® 9, and ELATUR® CH to our customers according to product:
- Tank Trucks
- Tank Containers
- Flexi-bag Containers
In Europe, VESTINOL® 9 is one of the most important universal plasticizers for PVC. VESTINOL® 9 is used in both thermoplastic and plastisol processing operations and in both cases, represents excellent value for money and an outstanding processing window.
ELATUR® CH – our universal plasticizer – is especially suitable for more demanding PVC applications, such as everyday objects which come into direct contact with the skin.
ELATUR® DPT is our new fast fuser for special PVC applications, like flooring, wall coverings and films. It is especially effective when used in combination with ELATUR® CH.
benefits to our customers
We provide In-depth global knowledge of down-stream markets for both alcohols and plasticizers.
Plasticizers produced from INA and 2-PH can be used in a broad range of applications.
Fun facts about us
- Our OXO plant is large enough that it can cover nearly half a soccer field.
- We ship 10,000 trucks and tank containers per year, which equal out to be 200 kilometers in length.
- To imagine a world without flexible PVC, would be a world without modern flooring, membranes, toys, wallcoverings, tubing, and numerous amounts of other products we use every day.