Aluminas manufactured at the Tucson facility are sold throughout the world for high tech applications including synthetic crystal growth, high purity and ultra-high purity ceramics for semi-conductor processing, bio-ceramics, ceramics for translucent lighting components and other specialty applications. Aluminas are also used in fluorescent lamp coatings, aluminate phosphors, luminescent materials, specialty abrasives, reinforcement, and scratch resistant products. Read more..
The Lake Charles Chemical Complex has seven manufacturing units situated on approximately 400 acres. Our primary products are used in the cleaning and personal care markets to manufacture ingredients for soaps, detergents, shampoos, cosmetics and more. We also manufacture specialty chemicals used in mild abrasives, thickeners and pharmaceuticals, as well as in the enhanced oil recovery markets.
More than 300 employees handle corporate administrative functions such as customer service, sales and distribution, financing and accounting, legal services, safety, health and environment, information management and human resources.