PQ Corp. Expands Agreement with Fitz Chem for Distribution of Specialty Silicas


PQ Corp. has announced that Fitz Chem LLC (Nagase Group) will expand distribution of PQ’s Gasil® and Silcron® silica gels to southern Indiana and Kentucky. The expanded agreement further strengthens the long-term relationship between Fitz Chem and PQ Corp., stated Tony Nock, global director of Silicas and Adsorbents for PQ Corp.

With this territory expansion, Fitz Chem will represent the Gasil® and Silcron® product lines across the following 18 states: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (Upper Peninsula), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin.

“We are very pleased to continue our representation of this important PQ product offering in our now expanded territory,” said Robert Milano, director of Supplier Sales for Fitz Chem. “We expect to further strengthen our longstanding partnership of two decades by continuing to deliver high-quality service and technical expertise.”