Valtris offers a range of metallic stearates, waxes and fatty acids designed to meet external and internal lubrication needs in material processing. Our products are used in a variety of markets and applications including building & construction, personal care, pharmaceuticals, and more.
Synpro® Metallic Stearates & Stearate Dispersions
We offer a broad portfolio of metallic stearates, derived from renewable feedstocks, including calcium, zinc, aluminum, barium, lithium, and magnesium. Selection of metal stearate type is driven by processing conditions, application requirements, interaction with other additives, and regulatory requirements. Valtris offers compliance with NSF (National Sanitation Foundation) and PPI (Plastics Pipe Institute), as well as several products that meet required certification for use in regulated applications like personal care and pharmaceuticals – EP (European Pharmacopoeia), JP (Japanese Pharmacopoeia), and NF/USP (National Formulary/US Pharmacopoeia), and FDA.
Petrac Waxes & Fatty Acids
Petrac waxes and fatty acids include materials that act as lubricants, primarily in rigid and extruded plastic products. Our Petrac lubricants include stearic acid, paraffin, Fischer Tropsch and low & high molecular weight oxidized polyethylene waxes.