- Customer Case
Product safety and supply chain traceability increasingly important to customers
According to Algol Chemicals' stakeholder survey, product safety and supply chain traceability, among others, have become increasingly important to customers.Read more
Ingredients of Taste
Flavour is the sensory impression of food or other substance, and is determined primarily by the chemical senses of taste and smell.Read more
What does Brexit mean for the chemicals industry?
With the UK currently tied to the EU’s REACH Regulation, the result of the referendum has caused inevitable concern among stakeholders within the chemicals industry.Read more
Mighty Creosote - why can’t it be used anymore?
Creosote is a mixture of many different substances and is a residual product in dry distillation of coal to produce coke.Read more
Wood impregnation in Europe
The Nordic wood preserving industry produces around 2.1 million m³ of impregnated wood per year, which is about one third of the total supply of pressure-treated wood in Europe.Read more
Interested in developing anti-microbiological solutions?
Our valued partner, Archroma has put years of effort in developing high quality solutions for workwear and uniforms.Read more
Categorisation of refrigerant substances and mixtures
Cooling systems require a fluid passing through the system to transfer heat from the object to be cooled through the heat exchanger itself.Read more
Customer-Centric Approach to Incoterms
The main purpose of Incoterms (International Commercial Terms) is to provide a uniform, constant and authentic interpretation regarding the delivery terms of commercial agreements.Read more
Lustrous world of effect pigments
Effect pigments are colorants that give additional color effects, such as angular color dependence or texture, when applied in an application medium.Read more
Success story: UAB Cosmoway, Lithuania
Algol Chemicals provided Cosmoway with samples of Omyacare®, a high purity natural calcium carbonate, together with Omyadent® 100, a source of calcium and phosphate, ensuring enamel remineralization and whitening.Read more
Are you aware of the new EU regulation 1148/2019?
Regulation 1148/2019 is to prevent certain substances from being made available to those who intend to use them for illegal uses.Read more
Neutra - 10 tips for better air quality in your stables
Reducing odours can have a positive effect on the health of your horses and in so doing can also improve their performance.Read more
Neutra - Sources of odours in stable environments
The pungent odour that often emanates from stables is not very inviting. Fortunately, odours can be controlled through good planning and the proper routines.Read more
Do you know bitumen?
Bitumen is a highly viscous, petroleum-based hydrocarbon that can be found in pitch lakes and oil sands.Read more
Linseed Oil - an important ingredient for various industries
The origin of the flourishing Belgian linseed oil industry is closely related to the linen textile industry for which linseed was traditionally grown in the area.Read more
WPC - Durable and dashing alliance of wood and plastic
Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are continuing to drive growth in wood replacement applications due to their aesthetic and low maintenance properties.Read more
Improved quality and cost savings through new process at hot-dip galvanising plant in Finland
First of a kind, fully automated flux iron removal device installed at Teknotyö Kuumasinkitys Oy.Read more
How to manage waste in metal treatment industry?
A broad variety of chemicals is used by the metal finishing industry although only a small fraction of the chemicals purchased for bath make-up and operation is ultimately incorporated in the finished goods.Read more
Construction quality has an immense impact in the durability of the pavement
The performance of pavement depends on the choices made during construction.Read more
Sustainability of textiles
The textile industry is the world’s oldest branch of consumer goods manufacturing.Read more
Which properties are really needed for your textiles?
The properties for the designated purpose is often the option that causes the least burden on the environment.Read more
Efficiency and savings through new product innovations
The path from a fiber to a finished textile involves numerous phases, all of which generate expenses in terms of the time, raw materials, treatment chemicals, water and energy consumed.Read more
Do you know where your table salt comes from?
We know that salt is important for bodily functions, but it is also a health risk if consumed in excessive quantities.Read more
Research results for Neutra
The use of bedding additives has been studied at several Finnish horse stables with excellent results.Read more
What is a UFI, and where and when is it needed?
A hot topic in the chemicals industry right now is the new Annex VIII to Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 (revised in 2017) on the classification, labelling and packaging (CLP) of substances and mixtures.Read more
TMT 15: Safer solution for cleaning heavy metals from flue gas
TMT 15® is a 15 % aqueous solution of Trimercapto-s-triazine, trisodium salt (C3N3S3Na3, CAS-RN17766-26-6).Read more
Finnish industry needs to reduce emissions further
Environmental protection has come a long way in modern industrialised societies, and more effective methods have been developed to control emissions.Read more
Circular economy promotes sustainable development and competitiveness
The circular economy constitutes a fundamental need for a more sustainable future.Read more
Current trends in the detergents and cleaning products industry
The detergents and cleaning products industry plays a significant role in the European economy.Read more
Legislation concerning the manufacture of detergents and cleaning products
Manufacturing just about any product these days requires familiarisation with the relevant legislation.Read more
Green Coatings - Reality, future or a dream
Sustainability, low emissions, circular economy and renewable raw materials are definitely hot topics in the coating industry.Read more
Refrigerants before and now
Refrigerants are liquefied gases used as media for transferring heat in refrigeration machinery.Read more
Guaranteed protection against moisture for goods and equipment using high-quality desiccants
If moisture begins to accumulate in a storage unit, all the belongings can be damaged.Read more
Success story: IGIS, Lithuania
The owner of one of the biggest Lithuanian primer, paint and plaster producer IGIS, Mr Ignas Kriščiūnas, is telling about the long-term co-operation with Algol Chemicals.Read more
Ecolabel detergents and cleaning products
The terms “life cycle thinking”, “the circular economy” and “sustainable development” are on everyone’s lips these days – and for good reason.Read more