WATERBURY, CT – Hubbard-Hall and SAFECHEM have forged a strategic distribution alliance to supply U.S. customers with SAFECHEM’s DOWCLENE™* 16-Series of modified alcohol solvents, test kits and stabilizers, through Hubbard-Hall channels. These high-performance solvents have excellent properties and are suitable for cleaning heat exchangers, medical applications and industrial components. The solvent has also been utilized by well-known aerospace companies.
SAFECHEM is a provider of solutions for the safe and sustainable use of solvents for industrial parts cleaning, textile cleaning and asphalt testing applications with offices located in Dusseldorf, Germany and Shanghai, China.
“In an effort to provide the best option for the wide spectrum of cleaning requirements of our customers, Hubbard-Hall is honored and excited by the addition of the DOWCLENE™* 16-Series of modified alcohol solvents and stabilizers provided by SAFECHEM. As an authorized North American partner with SAFECHEM, Hubbard-Hall is pleased to offer our combined expertise and decades of solvent experience,” said Jeff Davis, Senior Vice President of Business Development and Distribution.
Commenting on this new venture, Manfred Holzleg, General Manager of SAFECHEM, stated “With the U.S. accounting for a large share of the global industrial cleaning market, we have been planning a strategic move into this geography for a long time, and have been working diligently behind the scenes to make this a reality. With Hubbard-Hall, we have found a highly committed, high-caliber partner who not only commands excellent knowledge of their markets and the latest cleaning technology, but more importantly, who shares the same values as we do, namely sustainability, innovation and collaboration.”
“The establishment of this strong U.S. alliance marks another significant milestone for SAFECHEM. We welcome Hubbard-Hall as new members of our global distributor network, and we look forward to working closely together to help U.S. manufacturers benefit from the versatility of modified alcohols in their industrial cleaning process.” said Manfred.
™*Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company
About Hubbard-Hall Inc.
Founded in 1849, Hubbard-Hall provides chemistry and expertise to industry, with an emphasis on metal finishing and wastewater treatment. Now in its 6th generation of family leadership, Hubbard-Hall is ISO 9001:2015 certified, RDP certified and has been voted a top place to work in CT for 4 years in a row.
May 22, 2020