Our Huddersfield site in Yorkshire, United Kingdom specializes in the manufacture of additives for Lubrizol Performance Coatings. Working to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO-14001:2015 standards, the plant specializes in manufacturing both aqueous and solvent based resins, polymers, dispersants and adhesion promoters for the metals and coatings industries.
Working with our customers, we produce essential ingredients in the formulation of organic and inorganic pigments used in the paints and coatings, printing inks, plastics, wood finishing and metal coatings industries. Our products give the end user extremely efficient particle dispersion, particle size stability and provide the highest level of appearance and performance. The products manufactured at Huddersfield are widely used across the world.
Pigment Dispersions – Coatings applied inside buildings, walls and doors
Digital Print – Wide format printers, printing banners, posters and signs. Inks for printing food packaging
Industrial Metals – Coatings applied to steel or aluminum and then fabricated
Automotive Paints – Coatings applied in both the production plant and re-finish
Plastics – Additives used in thermoplastics, thermoset and composite manufactures
Performance Coatings - WHAT WE ADD MAKES THE DIFFERENCE.™
Huddersfield is working to support the local community, charities, local schools, Kirklees College and Huddersfield/Bradford/Leeds universities.
“Fundamental to Lubrizol's business is protecting our employees, customers, suppliers, contractors and visitors, as well as, the environment and communities in which we operate. We achieve this by using management systems to identify, evaluate, prioritize and drive mitigation or, if possible, elimination, of risks. We set clear measurable health, safety, environmental and security goals which are reviewed by management.”-- Lubrizol’s Health, Safety, Environmental and Security Policy
In January 2018, Huddersfield launched a new production unit for the manufacture of corrosion inhibitors and adhesion promoters.
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD2 1YU
The site has been manufacturing chemicals since 1916 and became part of Imperial Chemical Industries in 1926. In 2004, the Huddersfield site became part of The Lubrizol Corporation.
Manufacturing and Offices
Lubrizol Advanced Materials