Italmatch Chemicals is the main European manufacturer of Phosphorus Pentasulphide (Pentasit®), a key raw material for the production of the widely used antiwear and antioxidant additives (ZDDP) in lubrication.

Italmatch Chemicals manufactures a wide ranges of intermediates and special additives to support its main partners in the Lubricant Additive Industry to be more effective and efficient to serve their native markets for both Engine Lubricant and Fuel applications.

Main examples are:

  • PIBSA and PIBSA derivatives
  • Special and/or reactive Esters
  • Friction Modifiers, such as Oleamide
  • Phosphorus based chemicals such as Dialkyl and Trialkyl Phosphites, Alkyl Acid Phosphates, Phosphonates
  • Corrosion Inhibitors