Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. produces and sells specialty chemicals and intermediate chemicals. It produces high performance ingredients for use in personal care products, detergents, lubricants, and other specialty chemicals and fuel markets from natural oils using olefin metathesis technology. The company’s specialty chemical products include consumer ingredients and intermediates, such as detergents and cleaners, personal care products, and performance waxes; and lubricants and additives consisting of lubricant base oils and lubricant and fuel additives, as well as engineered polymers and coatings comprising monomers and building block chemicals used in specialty polyamides, polyeste...
2501 West Davey Road
Woodridge, IL 60440
Founded in 2007
Elevance Renewable Sciences Announces Executive Changes
Oct 23 15
Elevance Renewable Sciences named Tony Parnell as CEO. Parnell replaces K'Lynne Johnson, who will move to a new role as executive chairperson of the board of directors. Both moves are effective immediately. Parnell was previously corporate vice president, global sales and supply chain, at Albemarle. Parnell's priorities will be to further commercialize Elevance's products that have already been introduced. Parnell was previously corporate vice president, global sales and supply chain, at Albemarle. Parnell's priorities will be to further commercialize Elevance's products that have already been introduced.
Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. Launches Elevance Clean™ 1200
Mar 10 15
Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. announced during The Cleaning Show 2015 in London that its superior-performing, bio-based and safe-to-use ingredient, Elevance Clean™ 1200, is now commercially available in Europe. Elevance Clean™ 1200 is highly compatible across a range of aqueous and organic solutions while being used at neutral pH in cleaning products for a wide range of applications such as metal cleaning, industrial and institutional degreasing, transportation, oil field, textiles, and food processing. Elevance also named Equilex Chemicals BV as a European distributor for Elevance Clean™ 1200. Equilex combines a team of sales and logistics professionals that will provide enhanced service and support capabilities for customers in Europe with an interest in Elevance Clean™ 1200. Equilex Chemicals will use the broad international experience of its commercial, technical and logistics teams to support development of the European market for this exciting new product. Elevance Clean™ 1200 can be used directly, blended with other ingredients or emulsified with the addition of surfactants. Its specific product attributes include: Strong solvency characteristics surpassing that of d-limonene, dibasic esters, vegetable esters and isoparaffins as measured on the Kauri butanol (Kb) scale. Formulating compatibility across a range of organic and aqueous cleaners, providing a boost in cleaning performance that surpasses other solvent-based and surfactant-based cleaning formulations.
Excellent performance across a broad range of cleaning applications, including metal cleaning, industrial and institutional degreasing, transportation, oil field, textiles, and food processing. Outperforming standard cleaning formulations in the market at neutral pH (6-9), eliminating the need for highly caustic cleaning products, demanding and time-consuming personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements, and the need to preserve sensitive metal substrates. Produced from natural oils, Elevance Clean™ 1200 meets increasingly restrictive environmental requirements, a key benefit as industries continue to come under pressure to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally. Further, it is non-flammable for easier handling, improving worker safety while providing excellent grease removal at neutral pH, allowing for much safer and easier handling than highly caustic and acidic cleaners. Elevance Clean™ 1200 is also: VOC exempt (Directive 2004/42/CE of the European Parliament and the Council), REACh registered Readily biodegradable (by OECD method).