THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire=KYODO JBN/ --
- Company adding capacity to produce ETHANOX(TM) 4757 aminic antioxidant in
SI Group, a leading performance additives company, announced today it will add
manufacturing capabilities and capacity to begin producing ETHANOX(TM) 4757
aminic antioxidant (
) at its Rasal, India facility. ETHANOX(TM) 4757 is an octylated-butylated
diphenylamine primary antioxidant used in lubricants, greases, industrial,
automotive and heat transfer fluids. Commercial materials are anticipated to be
available in Q4 2022 and will add several thousand tons of availability of this
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This new product complements SI Group's existing range of antioxidants for
lubricants and will strengthen the company's product offerings for lubricant
customers. ETHANOX(TM) 4757 aminic antioxidant is designed to extend the life
of lubricants and is a crucial part of additive packages. "SI Group has been a
leading supplier of phenolic antioxidants for decades and we're excited to
expand our portfolio to include aminic antioxidants. Leveraging our backward
integration, SI Group will be able to offer our customers additional security
of supply for this key material," said Stuart McTavish, Market Development
Manager – Fuel and Lubricant Additives at SI Group.
SI Group continues to create value for its lubricant customers through its
offerings. "We are committed to the lubricant market and delivering solutions
that meet the industry's needs. Aminic antioxidants are vital to lubricant
additive packages and by adding capacity in this key region, our customers
around the world will benefit," said Chuck Reardon, VP – Industrial Solutions
at SI Group.
SI Group markets its fuel and lubricants antioxidant portfolio under the
ETHANOX(TM) brand name. ETHANOX(TM) 4757 antioxidant can be utilized across a
variety of industrial, grease, and transportation lubricant applications.
About SI Group
SI Group is a global leader in the innovative technology of performance
additives, process solutions, active pharmaceutical ingredients, and chemical
intermediates. SI Group solutions are essential to enhancing the quality and
performance of countless industrial and consumer goods within the plastics,
rubber & adhesives, fuels & lubricants, oilfield, and pharmaceutical
industries. SI Group's global manufacturing footprint includes 20 facilities on
three continents, serving customers in 80 countries with approximately 2,000
employees worldwide. In 2021, SI Group received a gold award for corporate
social responsibility by EcoVadis and is ranked among the top five percent of
more than 50,000 worldwide companies. SI Group innovates and drives change to
create value with a passion for safety, chemistry, and extraordinary results.
Learn more at www.siigroup.com.
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SOURCE SI Group, Inc.