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Azelis to Distribute Graphitene’s Range of Products for CASE in Italy

Published on 2016-09-05. Author : SpecialChem

Azelis has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Graphitene International Limited. Under the agreement, Azelis will promote the Graphitene™ range in the coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE), chemicals and rubber & plastic additives markets in Italy.

Graphitene and Azelis Sign Distribution Agreement

Azelis to Distribute Graphitene’s Range of Products for CASE in Italy
Azelis to Distribute Graphitene’s
Range of Products for CASE in Italy
The portfolio includes a wide range of products that satisfy the growing demands of the construction, energy and transportation industries by providing innovative products and bespoke technical solutions for customers.

The Graphitene™ range includes:

  • Graphene
  • Graphene oxide
  • Doped Graphene 
  • Functionalized Graphene

The Graphitene™ range is available in the following forms:

  • Dispersions
  • Powders
  • Foils 
  • Films
Graphene-based admixtures, formulated for various applications such as concrete, are also available for purchase, in addition to expanded graphite and ultra-pure graphite powders.

Gaute Juliussen, Graphitene CEO, says:
“Azelis is the leading global speciality chemicals distributor, with a diverse range of innovative products and thousands of customers who demand performance. We are proud that Graphitene products will now be distributed throughout Italy to a variety of key industries that recognise graphene’s potential to truly deliver a significant competitive advantage.”

Marco Gerosa, Managing Director Azelis Italy, adds:
"Graphene nanotechnology is the new frontier for future industrial applications. Producers are increasingly looking at business simplification and handover of small and medium size companies to specialised chemical distributors, and we are delighted that Graphitene has chosen Azelis to promote their innovative products. Some of our customers have already shown interest in this new technology for different applications – we can now offer a solution that is developed directly with them, for example to increase the mechanical characteristic of plastic materials."

About Azelis

Azelis is a speciality chemicals distributor providing a diverse range of innovative products and services. Dedicated teams serve customers in the following industries: Personal Care, Pharma, Food & Health, Animal Nutrition, Specialty Agri/Horti, Homecare & Industrial Cleaning, CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers) Chemicals, Lubricants & Metal Working Fluids and Rubber & Plastic Additives. Through sourcing and distribution channels in every major market around the world, Azelis with its corporate service centre in Antwerp, Belgium, offers chemical producers market penetration, in-depth local knowledge, value-added services and tailored multi-territory solutions. Azelis has a turnover of ca. €1.5 billion and employs around 1,500 knowledgeable people located in more than 45 facilities in over 35 countries across the EMEA, Asia Pacific and Americas regions.

About Graphitene

Graphitene is a 2nd generation nanomaterials company engaged in research, development and sale of the highest quality, most advanced form of graphene: graphitene™. It is also a leading innovator in the manufacture and application of natural graphite and functionalized graphene derivatives focused specifically on large volume markets; chiefly concretes, plastics and composites, protective coatings, oil spill adsorbents and energy storage.

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Source: Azelis
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