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Performance Chemicals

When it comes to performance chemicals, we are able to provide expert technical advice to our customers and supply raw materials and additives which enable processes and products to be optimized, from both the functional and financial points of view.

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IMPAG AG
Performance Chemicals

Beat Windler
Räffelstrasse 12
8045 Zurich, Switzerland

Phone : +41 43 499 25 63
Fax : +41 43 499 25 03
beat.windler@impag.ch

Innovations and product information about our raw materials in the performance chemicals industry. 

27.07.2020

Neuburg siliceous earth (NSE) in water-based corrosion protection

Hoffmann Mineral has recently published two new studies: NSE in water-based corrosion protection for a white acrylate single-layer system and a red acrylate primer

27.07.2020

Vegetable oils and oligomers for lubricants

A wide variety of biodegradable products and characteristic profiles created by plasma-induced crosslinking 

18.05.2020

INEOS Pigments RCL595, RCL596 and RCL696 – high-performance titanium dioxide pigments for coatings

RCL595 for indoor and outdoor applications, RCL596 specifically for outdoor applications, and RCL696 for applications that demand high durability.

18.05.2020

INEOS Pigments RCL188 and RCL696 – high-performance titanium dioxide pigments for plastics

RCL188 is especially suitable for master batches and compounding. RCL696 is ideal for various types of PVC.

18.05.2020

Combination lubricant – LOXIOL® G 72/1 will replace LOXIOL® G 72 on 1 January 2021

LOXIOL® G 72/1 has a higher dropping point and therefore superior anticaking behaviour, as well as approval for contact with food.

18.05.2020

LOXIOL® AF 90 – a new internal antifogging agent for polyolefins

Excellent antifogging action and thermostability – for reliable transparency.

26.03.2020

Effective insecticides and fungicides for wood coatings

Lanxess MPP offers a large selection of biocides for protecting wood in both indoor and outdoor applications.

26.03.2020

C6 Fluorosurfactants – multifunctional additives for paints and varnishes

Achieve low surface tension and optimum wetting with the DX4000 series of highly effective fluorosurfactants.

26.03.2020

BB-Amines 3034 & BB-Amines 3129 – our phenol-free epoxy hardeners

These two polyamines are ideally suited to hardening at low temperatures.

09.12.2019

New oil-soluble polyalkylene glycols from GEO SC

The first five GEOlube OSP are now available in commercial quantities. There are more to follow.

09.12.2019

IMPAG Sourcing Services – the quick way to your raw materials

IMPAG supports you free of charge in the search for chemical products.

09.12.2019

New EMERY product catalogue "Green Polymer Additives"

New design, expanded product range, modes of action, and test methods for the additives – all clearly presented in a single catalogue.

NEWS

06.08.2020

Meet us at the Swiss Bad 2020!

Regensdorf

The  trade exhibition “Swiss Bad” will take place as usual at the Hotel…

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27.07.2020

GEO Specialty Chemicals further expands its portfolio of allyl polyethers

portfolio of allyl polyethers

In addition to another allyl polyalkylene glycol with a free OH group (AA 43…

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27.07.2020

Lanxess Biozid Biochek 722 registered with BAG since 4 June 2020

Lanxess Biozid Biochek 722 registered

Biochek 722 is now available in Switzerland. The biocide is ideally suited to…

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06.07.2020

Apprenticeship at IMPAG

We offer a sound, practical and varied basic training.

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24.06.2020

Texture and feel – what makes us loyal to cosmetics

Touch, feel, smell – our sensory perceptions steer our attitudes and thus…

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23.06.2020

Take a look at our new logistics centre!

IMPAG Warehouse

In the new video you get exciting insights.

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11.06.2020

Rheology: The application as an experience

The rheological properties of cosmetics influence the user’s perception of a product

Effective, biodegradable substances can be used as environmentally friendly…

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03.06.2020

Zero Waste: THE trend of the beauty industry

Trend in theP ersonal Care Industry

Beauty brands and manufacturers are under pressure to respond to the…

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26.05.2020

Exfoliation: For fresh and radiant skin

Natural alternatives to plastic-based scrub particles – new flyer!

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18.05.2020

New NATRUE Raw Material Database

Raw Material data base Natrue

This is a big step forward and simplifies the existing process.

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18.05.2020

IMPABOOST – boosted efficiency for equally high bioreduction

You will find more details in our new brochure.

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11.05.2020

Swimming pool season: Are you ready when it starts again?

Swimming Pool Chemicals

We are ready to support you even if the swimming pool season opens at short…

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11.05.2020

A Multifacetted Challenge and Not all Plastics are Equal

Plastics categorized

We are happy to present two new flyers for our concept "Disconnect from…

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04.05.2020

Chlorates in Swimming Pool Water: not desirable

Chlorates in Pool Water

Article in the Swiss VHF-GSK-Bulletin; Article 01/2020

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04.05.2020

Focus on Personal Care: IMPAG Blog

IMPAG Blog with Personal Care content

Check out the IMPAG Blog!

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30.04.2020

Raw materials for disinfectants

Disinfectants are sought after

Two raw materials which are perfectly suited for the formulation of…

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22.04.2020

Titanium dioxide: INEOS Pigments is new IMPAG Partner

Distribution of Titanium dioxide in Switerland and Liechtenstein 

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07.04.2020

Disconnect from Plastics: Introductory Video!

Let our introductory video about our new concept inspire you!  

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02.04.2020

Are you currently looking for active ingredients to produce disinfectants?

Active ingredients for disinfectant production available at IMPAG.

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26.03.2020

Allyl Polyalkylene Glycols – GEO Specialty Chemicals expands its product portfolio

GEO Specialty Chemicals expands its product portfolio

Our partner GEO SC is continually expanding its range of Bisomer Allyl PAGs.

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26.03.2020

MIT-free cleaning agents

MIT-free cleaning agents

Methylisothiazolinone (MIT) will be subject to new labelling requirements.

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26.03.2020

Updated plasticizer catalogue

Plasticizer available at IMPAG AG

IMPAG has plasticizers for diverse applications in its range. 

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20.03.2020

Supply Chain Update in the Context of Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The current pandemic and the associated state of emergency is a challenge for…

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09.03.2020

in-cosmetics 2020 has been postponed to 6 – 8 October 2020

in-cosmetics postponed

We are already working on digital ways to spark your inspiration. Stay tuned!

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06.02.2020

LOXIOL G 19 – A new combo-lubricant for PVC-U applications

PVC-U applications

An attractively priced alternative to 12-hydroxy stearic acid

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06.02.2020

Biochek 722 – Preservatives without Isothiazolinone

DBDCB Alternative

DBDCB as a future-proof alternative to isothiazolinones

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06.02.2020

Our range of diols and triols

Synthesis building blocks

1,3-Propandiol, 1,5-Pentandiol, 1,6-Hexandiol and 1,1,1-Trimethylolpropan

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05.02.2020

Warehouse project

Expanding our storage facilities

Expansion of our warehouse in Rothrist – expands our range and our possibilities

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28.01.2020

Pharma Catalogue 2020

News Catalogue Pharma 2020

Our new catalogue 2020 is now available. 

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27.01.2020

Cataloge Basic Chemicals 2020

Range of Basic Chemicals

We are happy to present our new Basic Chemicals Catalogue 2020 (German)

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14.01.2020

Moving review of Anniversary Year

film review

What a team – together unique!

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10.01.2020

New supply partner Ceramisphere

Innovative and environmentally friendly anticorrosion system.

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01.01.2020

New «BIO Knospe» Certificate (organic)

Certificate

The new certificates are online!

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31.10.2019

The new chemworld 2019 is now available!

IMPAG turns 100 – Here's to another century of success

Read more about our new chemworld 2019.

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01.10.2019

Beautycare 2019

Our new Beautycare 2019 is now available and reports on the trend «Beauty…

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27.09.2019

Light stabilizers new from IMPAG

Light stabilizing additives

Stabilizers are used for material protection just about everywhere in the world…

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27.08.2019

NEW: COSMOS certified Naturescrubs

New Naturescrubs Versions

Public perception and condemnation of plastic waste in oceans, rivers and nature…

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19.08.2019

IMPAG receives silver status from Ecovadis

Ecovadis Silver Status

IMPAG Group has been awarded silver status by EcoVadis in recognition of its…

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09.04.2019

Colouring foods: specialist article in German

Colouring foods are widley used

Colouring foods provide confectionery with attractive colours

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15.01.2019

New at IMPAG: Heparin API grade

Heparin

For topical and intravenous applications with DMF and CEP

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18.10.2016

High demand for vegetable proteins

As part of the strong vegan trend, vegetable protein sources are in higher… Read more
17.05.2016

IRB-Pristinizer won two awards at In-Cosmetics 2016

The anti-pollution active of our partner IBR Ltd. won the “Green Ingredient… Read more
12.11.2015

Hardeners for Epoxide Systems: Our new supply partner BB Resins

BB Resins produces amine-based and polyamine-based hardeners as well as…
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13.07.2015

Sustainable Coconut Oil

Partnership of GIZ, BASF and Cargill promotes the world’s first production of… Read more