During these 5 decades of service, Protameen has established itself as a reliable and trusted source of chemical specialties. Over the years, the Company has worked hard to build strong and enduring relationships with the world’s leading multinational producers of consumer based products.
A key formula for Protameen’s success has been its ability to offer superior products at competitive prices!
Now and in the future, Protameen plans to broaden its range of products to include innovative specialty ingredients as well as our new line of natural exotic butters well suited for today’s advanced product formulations.
The Company has recently expanded its technical department as well as its American distribution points and representation throughout the world for its’ global customers through a network of authorized distributors in key geographic locations throughout Europe, Africa, Asia and the Pacific Rim.
Protameen is on the cutting edge of ingredient technology with state of the art manufacturing in our newest production facility located in New Jersey for your custom manufacturing needs!
Major equipment list
SS304 and SS316 High Pressure Reactors Ranging from Pilot to 4000 Gallons Glass Lined ReactorsDrum Flaker, Conical Blenders, Centrifuge, Fitz Mills 2 Plate and Frame Filter Presses2 Kettles with Double Action Sweeps Vacuum Oven.
Our specialties materials
Specialty ingredients for all your personal care formulations.
Peg & Specialty Esters
These have a variety of uses in personal care formulationsas emolients, emulsifiers, opacifiers, humectants, solubilizers, binders for pressed powders and pigment dispersants.
These are generally soluble in oils or organic solvents and dispersable or insoluble in water. They act as low HLB emulsifiers and thickeners useful in emulsions.
Polyethylene Glycol Esters
The Protamate series offer a wide range of HLB values making them useful as primary and auxiliary nonionic surfactants.
Polyoxyethylene & Polyoxypropylene Ethers
These nonionic surfactants used in personal care products as wetting agents, emulsifiers, solubilizers, conditioners and coupling agents.
- Amine Condensate 1:2
- 1:1 FA-Diethanolamides – Monoethanolamides
The Proterics and are mild nonionic surfactants often used in place of the alkanolamides.
Polyoxyethylene Caster Oil Derivatives
The Protachems are useful in personal care products as non-ionic surfactants, emulsifiers, solubilizers and conditioners.
Protaquats find use as anti-static agents in hair conditioners and creme rinses to eliminate “fly-away hair” leaving hair soft, manageable, tangle-free and easy to comb.