Oct. 01, 2018 - Imerys Graphite & Carbon is excited to announce a new distribution agreement with Soltex, Inc. Soltex will distribute both synthetic and natural graphite from the TIMREX® product line throughout Canada, the USA and South America for lubricant applications. This is a very special development between two companies bringing together exceptional technical competence in the chemical industrial lubricant market with world-leading graphite products.
Imerys Graphite & Carbon is a world leader in high-tech, high performance solutions and is the only company in the world to offer a comprehensive portfolio including synthetic and natural graphites, conductive carbon blacks, specialised cokes and dispersions. Imerys Graphite & Carbon produces the TIMREX® line of graphites which provide the highest purity, consistency and quality to meet lubricant and grease market requirements. Their ownership of a synthetic graphite production facility and the only active graphite mine in North America ensures security of supply. With over 100 years of experience in the graphite industry, customers already benefit from strong technical support and the ability to collaborate for tailor made specifications.
Soltex, Inc., based in Texas, has been a strong player in the lubricant market since 1990 and is known in the chemical industry for exceptional customer service, sales force agility and technical knowhow. With their strong, logistics team and numerous terminals, Soltex, Inc. will be instrumental in the distribution of Imerys Graphite & Carbon’s superior graphite for the lubricant market. Technical assistance has always been a main focus for both companies and is further strengthened with Soltex’s newly added state of the art lab in Baytown, TX.