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  • September 2017: Oxiris Chemicals S.A. is delighted to announce the launch of IONOL® 135 - a sterically hindered phenolic antioxidant widely used in lubricant formulations for the automotive industry. IONOL® 135 is produced in our state-of-the-art dedicated manufacturing facility in Sant Celoni, Spain and will be commercially available in Q4 2017.  Oxiris is a strategic supplier of phenolic antioxidants to the lubricant and fuel markets and IONOL® 135 will be a welcome addition to our product range while taking advantage of Oxiris’ vertical integration into 2,6-DTBP chemistry.
  • June 2017: Last June 7th, the annual award of Safety Management in the work of the chemical and related industry was held in Girona by Coashiq. Oxiris Chemicals was awarded a plaque, with which its frequency index is recognized zero for the last three years.

    The event was attended by Marta Casacuberta i Solà, Director of the Territorial Services of Labor, Social Affairs and Family of Girona, and Joël Torcque, Coordinator of the Group of Prevention of Labor Risks of the Carlemany Forum.

  • February 2017: On March 6, 2015, the Spanish Center for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI) approved the project "RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW ROUTE OF SYNTHESIS OF 2,6-DI-TERT-BUTIL-P-CRESOL FROM PHENOL" filed by Oxiris Chemicals, SA (IDI-20150198). The project aims to research and develop a new synthesis route for 2,6-di-tert-butyl-p-cresol (BHT), resulting in a new quality of BHT, and a sustainable process, reducing wastes production and raw material consumption for its manufacture.

     This project has been funded by the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund (ERFD).

       

  • April 2016: Oxiris Chemicals launch a new grade of high purity BHT to complement the existing portfolio. Product presentation is in flakes and with two grades: BHT Technical Flakes and Ionol® CPF. A new Flaker installation has been recently succesfully commissioned.
  • April 2016: The Catalan Association of Chemical Industries Fedequim and Oxiris Chemicals S.A. have created a new commission of international trade. Sonia Lamas, BD & Regulatory manager in Oxiris, will act as chairman of this commission.
    The targets of this commission are explore new business lines through instruments as the Chemical Industry Directory and the web "ChemicalfromSpain", provide support and information to the commission members about regulatory initiatives or trade agreements, and coordinate with other associations as Feique and Foment.
    It is expected that this initiative will strengthen the Chemical Catalan companies, which currently account the 57% of total exports of Spanish Chemical manufacturers, and also get a better market position for Oxiris Chemicals S.A.

  • November 2015: BHT as a safe food feed additive use (article by Sonia Lamas).

  • October 2015: Oxiris has celebrated 10 years without lost-time accidents.

  • September 2015: Sonia Lamas in representation of Oxiris Chemicals took part as speaker in the Chemical Industry Regulations congress celebrated in Barcelona. Sonia Lamas, current responsible of Reach in Oxiris, exposed the company’s experience in evaluation of our chemical substances after the Reach register.

  • May 2015: Oxiris is now member of "Fundación de Empresas I.Q.S" (Universitat Ramon Llull)

  • December 2014: The Chinese version of Oxiris Web has been published.

  • February 2014: Oxiris is launching its new web.

  • November 2013: Oxiris Chemicals has been certified FAMI-QS for animal feed applications.

  • September 2013: Moehs Iberica and Oxiris Chemicals are colaborating to share knowdledge and experiences.

OXIRIS

Your global antioxidants partner

Industrial Oils

Leading supplier of highly effective antioxidants for lubricants for use in transmissions and turbine oils, transformer oils and hydraulic and metalworking fluids.

Biofuels

Oxiris IONOL® BF range of antioxidants have been specifically designed to optimise biodiesel stability regardless of base fatty acid

General Fuels

IONOL® antioxidants are internationally approved performance stabilizers for all aviation fuels, gasoline, diesel and refinery streams.

Plastics & Rubber

IONOL® antioxidants are widely used in most natural and synthetic lattices and rubbers and in a wide range of thermoplastic polymers.

Personal Care

IONOL® CP gives highly effective protection against oxidation for a wide range of cosmetic and personal care applications

Leather Treatment

IONOL® CP is used to stabilize the feed stock of the fat liquors in leather industry.

Inks & Coatings

IONOL ® antioxidants are widely used in the printing inks and coatings industry

Food & Feed

IONOL® antioxidants are used in a wide range of foodstuffs and animal feeds to retain nutritional content and prevent rancidity

About Oxiris

Our facility is in Sant Celoni, near Barcelona - Spain

Aviation Fuels

IONOL® antioxidants are internationally approved for use in all civil and military grades of JET A1 fuel.

Custom Synthesis

Core technologies in site include butylation, Alkylation, condensation and Mannich reactions. We also offer solids handling and bespoke liquid blending facilities