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ANGUS Chemical Company is the world’s only chemical company dedicated to the manufacture and distribution of nitroalkanes and their derivatives.

Since our original patent application in 1936, our understanding and innovative development of nitroalkane technology has continuously enabled ANGUS to deliver a broad range of nitroalkane-solutions, providing our customers with critical, multifunctional performance additives used in formulations for paints & coatings, metalworking fluids, personal care, synthetic rubber and life science applications to improve product durability, longevity, stability, bioresistance and corrosion control.

Uncovering innovative solutions is just the beginning. Our commitment to customers is supported by state-of-the-art analytical laboratories around the world, best-in-class manufacturing facilities and a global supply chain and distribution network.

In November 2014, ANGUS announced that the company will be acquired by Golden Gate Capital in the first quarter of 2015.  We are committed to honoring our customer, licensing and supplier contracts and related agreements to ensure a seamless transition of business for all our stakeholders. Read more