Freudenberg Chemical Specialties

The Freudenberg Chemical Specialties Business Group comprises Klüber Lubrication, Chem-Trend, SurTec, OKS and Capol. Each of these companies operates independently of each other. Klüber Lubrication is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialty lubricants. Chem-Trend is the world market leader in the field of release agents for the production of molded parts made from composite materials, rubber, plastics, metal and polyurethane. SurTec is one of the leading suppliers of chemical specialties for surface treatment and electroplating. OKS is a specialist in performance lubricants and products for maintenance and repair. Capol is a leading worldwide provider of products for the coating of confectionery, supplying glazes, release agents and sealing agents as well as other specialty products.

Products and Services

Oils, greases, waxes, pastes, bonded coatings, dry and solid lubricants, anti-corrosion products, chemo-technical maintenance products, hydraulic oils, cleaning agents, release agents for die casting; composites, rubber and polymer processing, products for surface pretreatment, industrial parts cleaning and electroplating; glazes, release and sealing agents for the confectionery industry.

Klüber Lubrication

Klüber Lubrication is one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality lubricants, offering high-end tribological solutions to virtually all industries and markets worldwide. Most products are developed and made to specific customer requirements. During its more than 80 years of existence, Klüber Lubrication has provided high-quality lubricants, thorough consultation and extensive services, which has earned it an excellent reputation in the market. The company holds all common industrial certifications and operates a test bay hardly rivalled in the lubricants industry.

Chem-Trend

Chem-Trend is a global leader in the development, production and supply of specialized mold release agents. The company has over 50 years of experience making high performance release agents, die lubricants, tire paints, purge compounds and ancillary products related to molding, casting and forming operations.

OKS

The OKS brand stands for high-performance products for reducing friction, wear and corrosion. The company's tribological know-how ensures that machines and systems operate efficiently even under the most demanding circumstances.

SurTec

SurTec develops, manufactures and supplies chemical specialities for surface finishing. With its four fields of application – Industrial Parts Cleaning, Metal Pre-treatment, Functional and Decorative Electroplating – SurTec offers a highly comprehensive portfolio in this sector. SurTec supplies almost all segments dealing with surface treatment, including automotive, aerospace, construction/architecture, household, electronics, renewable energies, and mechanical engineering industries.

Capol

Founded in 1975, today CAPOL plays a leading role for coatings in the confectionery industry. Whether it is polishes, anti-sticking agents, glazes and sealing agents, coated acids or machine release agents: Based on proven recipes and in-depth know-how, the company provides highly innovative and efficient solutions for the finishing of confectionery.

Locations

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, USA, Vietnam