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Surfachem | Distributor of Lubrizol Merquat™ polymers

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Surfachem has been appointed Lubrizol’s official distributor for MERQUAT™ polymers from the 1st March 2018 in the UK & Ireland

MERQUAT™ polymers offer a broad range of conditioning properties in the Personal Care sector. Within hair care, they are widely used to provide improved compatibly, superior feel and thermal protection. Skin care benefits include improved foam quality, irritation reduction and enhanced skin feel.

“The addition of the MERQUAT™ brand to Surfachem’s portfolio gives our customers access to a longstanding range of quality ingredients, whilst strengthening the existing relationship between Surfachem and Lubrizol.” Greg Barton, Sales & Marketing Director – Surfachem.

For over 15 years Surfachem has worked in partnership with Lubrizol, distributing its Personal and Home Care speciality ingredients within the UK & Ireland.

“We expand our cooperation with Surfachem as they provide a unique approach in the market in creating customer value through a solutions approach, thus helping them win in the market.” said Hilde Stas Distributor Manager of Lubrizol Advanced Materials Personal Care.

About Lubrizol

Lubrizol develops, manufacture and market a broad range of speciality ingredients which drive key consumer product claims, helping its customers win in the marketplace. Its products impart physical properties, enhance functional performance and deliver distinctive aesthetic benefits in a wide variety of fast moving consumer products from cleansing, hair care, and skin care, to surface and fabric caregiving its customers the tools to formulate with confidence™. Lubrizol’s brands include; CARBOPOL™, GLUCAMATE™, FIXATE™, AVALURE™, SCHERCEMOL™, PEMULEN™, MERQUAT™ AND NOVERITE™.

Contact information

Please direct all enquiries to Surfachem via phone: +44 113 394 9200 or via email:

Monday, 15 January 2018