The Unami Group represents several suppliers of lubricant additives and specialty chemicals. Our principals are recognized for innovation, flexibility and service and we are proud to be affiliated with them.
Based in Macedonia Ohio, Functional Products Inc. (www.functionalproducts.com) formulates, blends and manufactures lubricant additives to improve the performance of oil, grease and biobased fluids operating under various conditions. The company offer an extensive range of viscosity modifiers, tackifiers, way-lube packages and other lubricant additives to meet your needs.
Ivanhoe Industries, Inc. (www.ivanhoeindustries.com) is a distributor of industrial chemicals. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Tullytown PA. Since its inception, the company has dedicated itself to serving its broad customer base, while simultaneously developing strategic partnerships with its suppliers.
Like a bridge that links two places together, Ivanhoe connects producers and users of industrial chemicals. The products that Ivanhoe sells are made both domestically and overseas. The company strives to understand customer needs, but also to understand their core business to offer the best quality products and solutions at competitive pricing, so that they can be successful in today’s ever changing marketplace.
Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. (https://thomas-swan.co.uk/) is an independent chemical manufacturing company. With offices and warehousing in the UK, USA and China and a global network of distributors, the company services the domestic and international markets and exports to over 80 countries worldwide. Founded in 1926 in Consett, in the North East of England, Thomas Swan today produces over 100 products, in kilogram to multi-ton quantities, and offers an experienced and flexible manufacturing service.
The Unami Group is representing Thomas Swan’s Elicarb® line of graphene products to the lubricant market in the US and Canada.
Zschimmer & Schwarz is a global specialty chemical company with 20 manufacturing sites around the world. Founded in 1894, Z&S specializes in lubricants, cosmetics, industrial esters, and food grade esters, for a variety of applications. Z&S also develops and produces specialty chemicals for use in the fiber, leather, ceramic, oil field, metalworking, and water treatment industries. The Unami Group represents the Lubricit® line of synthetic esters along with the Lexolube® line of specialty synthetic esters acquired by Z&S in January 2017. Domestic US ester production is based in two plants in Milledgeville and Ivey GA, with the Ivey plant starting up in 2018.