As part of a European representation of the Brenntag Group, BCD Chemie has been the main distributor for VORASURF™ polyurethane additives from Dow in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Poland since January 1, 2020.
We hereby refer to the Brenntag Group's official press release:
Brenntag expands distribution agreement with Dow to VORASURF™ product line in EMEA
Effective January 1, 2020, Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, is the key distributor for VORASURF™ Silicone Polyurethane Additives from Dow, a broad portfolio of proven surfactants to stabilize polyurethane foams in production.
“The VORASURF™ line of polyurethane additives is a valuable addition to our portfolio and we are proud to expand our long-lasting relationship with Dow. This cooperation with one of the largest materials companies in the world further strengthens Brenntag’s position as supplier of choice in these markets,” Martin Rimmer, Director Marketing Coatings & Construction EMEA, says.
Brenntag is the key distributor in the territories of Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, UK and Ireland, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Turkey and all parts of Central and Eastern Europe (except Poland). In the countries of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Poland BCD Chemie, a subsidiary of Brenntag, is a key distributor also since January 1, 2020.
VORASURF™ Polyurethane Additives cover a wide range of applications, including flexible viscoelastic foams, microcellular foams, rigid foams, high-resilience molded foams and many other. These additives can improve the compatibility of the polyurethane components, reduce the surface tension, help in the nucleation process, control coalescence of the formed gas bubbles, and achieves optimal foam cell structures.