Azelis announces exclusive distribution mandate for CarboTech’s activated carbon portfolio to EMEA countries

11 May 2021

Azelis, a leading global innovation service provider in the specialty chemical and food ingredients industry, is excited to announce it has been appointed by CarboTech Group (CarboTech) as an exclusive distributor of its entire activated carbon portfolio in the UK, Ireland, the Nordics, Turkey, Central Europe, Russia, Poland, Spain, and Portugal.The Essen-based CarboTech is one of the world's leading manufacturers of high-quality powdered, granulated and extruded activated carbons for a wide variety of applications.

Highlights & rationale

  • This new partnership with CarboTech sees Azelis distributing their product line of activated carbons exclusively to several EMEA countries.
  • CarboTech's activated carbons show advantages such as high cost efficiency, consistent high quality, and adaptability to meet the customer's needs.
  • This new mandate is consistent with Azelis’ global strategy to grow organically and build substantial partnerships with leading performance chemicals suppliers.

CarboTech’s product line of activated carbon is used in production to filter end products, fluids and gasses, next its application for adsorption of organic and inorganic compounds. Thanks to its unique fluidised bed process, CarboTech's activated carbon has a particularly high adsorption capacity and is thus suitable for the effective and inexpensive purification of various pollutants. Whether for air, gas, hydrogen, water or wastewater purification, treatment of liquids, or carbon molecular sieves – CarboTech's activated carbon products are known and appreciated worldwide.

Marnik Tack, Market Segment Director for Performance Chemicals EMEA at Azelis, comments:

“We are thrilled that CarboTech has entrusted us with this mandate. This product line is a great extension of our current performance chemicals product portfolio and we are very excited to offer it to many of our EMEA customers.”

Cansu Dilmen, Vice President of International Sales at CarboTech, adds:

“We are confident that Azelis is the right partner for the exclusive distribution of our high-quality products in UK, Ireland, Nordics, Turkey, Central Europe, Russia, Poland, Spain, and Portugal. This partnership is an important building block in our strategy to establish and expand our presence in the countries mentioned. To this end, we will benefit from Azelis' expanding market presence, their extensive market knowledge, and their centralized approach. As one of the world's leading manufacturers of activated carbon, we are looking forward to working and growing together with Azelis.”

Azelis represents leading global manufacturers, bringing the highest quality products to market. Its integrated supply chain provides sophisticated, reliable logistical support globally. The Azelis teams have the flexibility and the market insights to truly cater to each customer. Azelis offers an extensive product portfolio and advises its partners on the best solution for specific applications to core markets and industries.