Vertellus is a leading provider in the world of specialty chemicals for the agriculture, nutrition, pharmaceutical, fine chemicals, medical, personal care, plastics, coatings and many other industrial markets. Our products are in the things you use every day – toothpaste, deodorants, vitamins, pharmaceuticals, detergents, plastics, adhesives, inks, tires and more.
Vertellus is fully-integrated across the pyridine chemistry value chain – we are the largest global manufacturer of pyridine and picolines. Through our Vertellus Agriculture and Nutrition Specialties (VAN) business unit we provide intermediates for crop protection chemicals as well as biocides, pharmaceuticals and many other applications. We also manufacture vitamin B3 nutrition products for animal, human and pharmaceutical uses.
The Vertellus Specialty Materials (VSM) business unit comprises a broad basket of complex technologies, manufacturing biomaterials, CPC biocides, pyridine derivatives, DEET, sulfones, EMA copolymers, alkenyl succinic anhydrides, reducing agents, and a host of natural and renewable chemistries based on castor and citrates. Vertellus specializes in developing and producing fine chemicals and intermediates for sophisticated chemistry applications, as well as systems and additives that enhance the physical properties of customer end-use formulations.