CHEMICALS (M) SDN BHD
OPTIMAL CHEMICALS (MALAYSIA)
SDN BHD produces nearly 100 products, both performance chemicals and
Company utilizes The Dow Chemical Company’s Ethylene Oxide Derivatives
technology to produce the highest quality performance chemicals in
The Company also adopts The Dow Chemical Company’s Oxo-Process,
which is recognized as the world’s leading process for producing
Oxo-chemicals such as Butanol, Isobutanol and other associated derivatives.
Products & Production Capacity of OPTIMAL CHEMICALS
(M) SDN BHD:
Products of OPTIMAL CHEMICALS are consumed locally and exported to
the Asia Pacific markets.
|A. Performance Chemicals:
|Nonyl Phenol Ethoxylates
|Octyl Phenol Ethoxylates
|Polyethylene Glycol (CARBOWAX?
| Polyalkylene Glycol (UCON?
|Gas Treating Fluids (UCARSOL?
|Butyl Glycol Ethers (CELLOSOLVE?
& CARBITOL? Butyl Glycol Ethers)
|2 Ethyl Hexyl Acrylate
|Brake Fluids DOT-3 (UCON?
E-360 Brake Fluids DOT-3)
*NOTE: kTa: Kilo Metric Ton Per Annum (1000 MTY)
OPTIMAL’s Performance Chemicals products can be found in various
commonly used items and industrial applications. These include personal
care products i.e. soaps and shampoos; cosmetics; pharmaceuticals; industrial,
institutional and household cleaners; synthetic lubricants; and oil
and gas processing.
OPTIMAL’s Chemicals on the other hand are heavily used as the
main ingredients in solvents, paints, inks, coatings and adhesives,
and brake fluids.
The percentage of shareholders for OPTIMAL CHEMICALS (MALAYSIA) SDN BHD
are as follows: PETRONAS with 50% and The Dow Chemical Company with 50%.