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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. 

21.01.2021

Polyurethanes (PU) – From versatile building blocks to energy savers

Invented in the 1930s, polyurethanes (PUs) have found their way into nearly every aspect of our modern lives and are certainly one of the most, if not the most versatile category of polymers.

20.01.2021

Preventol® MP 700 – dry-film fungicide for solvent-borne coatings

Thanks to an innovative stabilizing system, Preventol® MP 700 prevents degradation of the material IPBC in paints and lacquers.

20.01.2021

Dibasic esters – the environmentally friendly alternatives to methylene chloride or NMP

Dibasic esters (DBE) are biodegradable, non-corrosive, non-toxic, and economically attractive.

07.12.2020

New labelling requirements for in-can preservation as of 1 March 2022

Zinc pyrithione (ZPT), octyl isothiazolinone (OIT) and methylbenzisothiazolinones (MBIT) get new classification and labelling according to the 15th revision of the ATP (Adaptation to Technical Progress).

07.12.2020

From smart additives to smart powder coatings

Our partner Ceramisphere has published a new article on its encapsulated corrosion inhibitors (Inhibispheres®) in PCI Magazine.

07.12.2020

Neuburg Siliceous Earth in road marking paints

In the October 2020 issue of APCJ Magazine, our partner Hoffmann Mineral published an interesting article on the use of Neuburg Siliceous Earth in road marking paints.

21.09.2020

DBDCB – for efficient adhesive preservation

Ideal MIT and OIT alternatives for labelling-exempt preservation of natural and synthetic adhesives.

21.09.2020

Antioxidants for the lubricants industry

Protect your lubricants against undesirable aging processes with these antioxidants from Rianlon.

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.

NEWS

18.01.2021

IMPAG and Rianlon – your partners for effective light stabilizers

Antioxidants and light stabilizers (UV absorbers, HALS)

Rianlon is one of the largest producers of antioxidants and light stabilizers…

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13.01.2021

Occupational safety & health protection!

For us, occupational safety and health protection are of utmost importance

ECO SWISS industry solution. IMPAG successfully audited. 

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01.01.2021

Pharma Catalogue 2021

Pharma catalogue 2021

Our catalogue 2021 is now available. 

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17.12.2020

New neutralisation and reduction installation

Water protection

According to the current state of the art!

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16.12.2020

Beautycare 2020

Beauty Unplugged – beautycare 2020

Our new Beautycare 2020 is now available and reports on the trend «Clean Beauty…

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15.12.2020

IMPAG TO BE A BUSINESS PARTNER OF JUNGBUNZLAUER IN SWITZERLAND

The company Jungbunzlauer has been the leading global supplier of various organically produced fermentation products

IMPAG will be official preferred distribution partner in Switzerland of…

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08.12.2020

New «BIO Knospe» Certificate (organic)

Certificate

The new certificates are online!

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02.11.2020

SwissBad postponed until 2021

Regensdorf

SwissBad unfortunately had to be postponed until 2021.

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02.11.2020

The new chemworld 2020 is now available!

All about protection & sustainability

Our new chemworld 2020 is themed all around Protection & Sustainability.

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14.10.2020

IMPAG is one of the LEADING EMPLOYERS Switzerland 2020!

IMPAG obtains top ranking as a Leading Employer

This means we are officially among the TOP 1% of Swiss employers.

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22.09.2020

New version of the Performance Chemicals Europe Product Overview

Our product range of Performance Chemicals for the European Market.

Internationally available range of monomers, intermediates, additives, solvents,…

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22.09.2020

AAEM for acrylic resins and acrylate emulsions

Methacrylate monomers

A range of methacrylate monomers for end products with high solid content, low…

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23.09.2020

Video: Consumption Priorities in Times of Crisis

Speech at Swiss SCC digital event

Video (German only) of speech by Laura Roth.at the Swiss SCC digital event.

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03.09.2020

Chemical raw materials in a variety of containers!

Container filling

New, modern, semi-automatic filling line for various Package sizes

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31.08.2020

BEAUTY UNPLUGGED CONCEPT: FROM TREND TO PRODUCT

Clean Beauty is an important trend

Targeting Clean Beauty Consumers

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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

Das Team der IMPAG Gruppe

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

Exfoliation

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

IMPABOOST for biocide reduction

You will find more details in our new brochure.

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03.09.2020

ARA – an overview

ARA

Numerous plant managers have relied on our reliable, flexible service for years.

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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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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

Titanium dioxide from INEOS Pigments at IMPAG

Distribution of Titanium dioxide in Switerland and Liechtenstein 

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02.04.2020

Are you currently looking for active ingredients to produce disinfectants?

Disinfectants: raw material for production

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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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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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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