Companies We Represent

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.

Desilube products and technology are used by worldwide lubricant leaders who recognize the high performance our products deliver while being environmentally friendly. Desilube has several high performance EP/AW/AF additives which are NSF HX-1 certified and listed on the LuSC list, Ecolabel ready. All products are REACH compliant

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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.

At Van Horn, Metz & Co. we know you want to be a leader known for quality and innovation. In order to do that, you need the best raw materials. We believe you should have a reliable, knowledgeable source for specialty raw materials – a trusted partner. That’s why we put together a team of highly trained technical sales managers to help you source the high-quality materials you need for your products. Our specialists have direct experience in labs and manufacturing, along with engineering and science degrees. We vet all of our suppliers and are active members of NACD – committed to responsible distribution – so our customers know they are getting quality materials with every project. The acquisition of Ivanhoe Industries in June 2022 adds a wide variety of specialty and intermediate products to our line and expands our presence in the resin and lubricant markets.

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, one in Milledgeville GA and our new state-of-the-art facility in Ivey GA.