Univar Appointed Distributor for Braskem’s Polyisobutylenes


Braskem has selected Univar BV to serve as its distributor of Polyisobutylenes in the Nordics, France, Italy, and Turkey. According to Braskem, the company sought large-scale distribution capabilities to further its marketplace growth, which Univar is uniquely will provide.

The agreement is reportedly an extension of Univar’s lubricants, adhesives, and cosmetics portfolio featuring a combination of products and services designed to meet increasing customer demand. Managed by Univar’s industrial specialties group, the offering includes access to technical experts focused on helping customers innovate and grow by introducing new and improved product formulations, the companies stated.