Perstorp broadens the portfolio with isononanoic acid
Isononanoic acid is a critical carboxylic acid used in polyol ester synthetic lubricants, as corrosion inhibitor in coolants, and also in alkyd resins and paint driers. With this new launch, Perstorp intends to provide additional supply especially for applications where Isononanoic Acid contributes with unique and critical properties.
“The introduction of isononanoic acid is a natural step for us to provide a complete portfolio of high quality building blocks to our engineered fluids as well as resins and coatings customers”, says Patrice Pinsard, Executive Vice President Strategic Markets & Innovation.
Production will start in March 2022 at Perstorp site in Stenungsund, Sweden. Isononanoic acid is available through Perstorp direct sales globally.