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Düsseldorf I Germany, 16 October 2019 - 23 October 2019

Jungbunzlauer at K 2019

Booth: B02 (hall 05)

Jungbunzlauer, a global leading producer of biodegradable ingredients made with renewable resources, supports its customers in manufacturing safer and more sustainable products. The company is one of the largest global producer of citric acid and citrate esters, well-known under the brand name CITROFOL® citrate esters have an excellent toxicological, eco-toxicological profile and provide a great compatibility with a number of polymers.

CITROFOL®, used in synthetic polymer processing, such vinyl chloride, acrylics, thermoplastic polyurethane, nitrile butadiene rubber or poly vinyl acetate is a bio-based product, and favoured as an additive for the processing of bio-polymers like cellulosics, thermoplastic starch or poly hydroxy alcanoates to name only a few.

CITROFOL® is versatile, usable, as a plasticiser, lubricant or processing aid, helps to meet performance requirements and specifications of individual products. All CITROFOL® types are colourless, odourless liquids, non-volatile organic compounds and contribute towards the every growing sustainability trend.

These characteristics make CITROFOL® the preferred additive of choice for processors of flooring, wallpaper, textile coating, artificial leather, hoses, toys, dipping applications and biodegradable films.

In addition to CITROFOL® Jungbunzlauer offers monosodium citrate (blowing agent) and tricalcium citrate anhydrous (stabiliser for poly oxy methylene processing).

The Swiss-based international company Jungbunzlauer, founded in 1867, is one of the world’s leading producer of biodegradable materials of natural origin, transforming carbohydrates like sugar or starch via fermentation into safe products: specialised in citric acid, xanthan gum, gluconates, lactics, specialties, special salts and sweeteners and many derivatives thereof.

Visit us at our booth B02 in hall 05.