Levaco Chemicals

LEVACO Chemicals GmbH has its headquarters and production site in the Chempark Leverkusen. Their product portfolio includes specialities such as dispersants, emulsifiers, wetting agents and anti-foaming agents. Their products are used in the segments of agricultural chemicals, fibre manufacture as well as paints and coatings.

In addition, they also manufacture speciality chemicals for major chemical companies on a contractual basis.

Levaco Chemicals are a member of the Diersch & Schröder Group based in Bremen.

 

Products

The product range is dependent upon the end application.

Agro Chemicals
LEVACO manufactures a wide range of additives and adjuvants for agrochemical formulations and has an experienced team with in-depth knowledge for the development, production and use of these products.

Their product range includes:

  • Anionic emulsifiers
  • Non-ionic emulsifiers
  • Synergistic mixtures
  • Anti-foaming agents
  • Specialities

Their trade names are:

  • LUCRAMUL - Emulsifiers, dispersing and wetting agents
  • LUCRAFOAM - Anti-foaming agents

Chemical Solutions
LEVACO produces a wide variety of additives for paints, varnishes, dyes, coatings and printing inks. In addition we produce speciality chemicals for various industrial and chemical applications.

Their product range includes:

  • A wide selection of non-ionic and anionic wetting and dispersing agents for use in aqueous, universal and solvent-based systems
  • Anti-foaming agents and primers based on natural oils, mineral oils and silicones as well as oil-free products
  • Rheology additives based on polyurethane
  • Anti-static agents
  • Coupling agents, flash rust inhibitors, functional monomers and others.

Their trade names are:

  • LUCRAMUL - wetting and dispersing agents
  • LUCRAFOAM - anti-foaming agents and primer
  • LUCRACHEM - speciality chemicals

Fibre Chemicals
LEVACO manufactures a wide range of auxiliaries for the man-made fibre industry and has an experienced team with in-depth knowledge for the development, production and use of spin finishes and other process chemicals for fibre production.

Their product range includes:

  • Viscose: modifiers, spin bath additives, antistatic agents and lubricants for staple fibre and filament yarn
  • Acryl: lubricants, antistatic agents and softeners for tow and staple fibre
  • Polypropylene: BCF and CF finishes for filament yarn as well as finishes for staple fibre and non-woven
  • Polyamide: POY, FDY, ATY and BCF finishes
  • Polyester: FDY finishes for knitting and weaving yarn, BCF finishes and staple fibre finishes for yarn & non-woven.

Their trade names are:

  • LUCRASPIN® – Auxiliaries for synthetic fibre production