Vertellus Historical Highlights

Vertellus today draws on more than 150 years of innovation, know-how and experience to provide value-added solutions to our customers.

1857

  Castor oil business incepted with operations established in Bayonne, New Jersey

1943

  Pioneered synthetic pyridines serving a broad range of markets and applications

1969

  Expansion of business activities into Europe

1974

  European manufacturing operations commenced

1992

  Established presence in Asia

2001

  Pyridines production launched in China

2011

  India manufacturing operations established

2012

  Constructed additional facility in China

2013

  Acquired second pyridine production facility in China

2014

  Acquired Pentagon Chemicals Company in the United Kingdom

2016

  V Global Holdings LLC (“Vertellus”) acquires substantially all the U.S. and international assets of Vertellus Specialties Inc. and its U.S. affiliates

Today, Vertellus continues to be a leading provider of specialty chemicals for the agriculture, nutrition, fine chemicals, pharmaceutical and medical, personal care, plastics, coatings, and industrial markets with more than 800 employees in 15 locations.