February 12, 2016

Nease Expands Reactor Capacity

In order to meet the needs of its’ growing specialty chemical business, Nease Performance Chemicals is moving ahead with a multi-million dollar expansion of its’ manufacturing site in Harrison, OH.

Completion is expected late in the second quarter of the year. “Once completed, this project will allow Nease to manufacture several new products and expand its’ current capabilities consistent with our long term growth strategy,” said Frank Canepa, President of Nease. Products are expected to be utilized in various markets including, but not limited to, Oil Field; Agricultural; Household, Industrial & Institutional; Paints & Coatings, and Metal Working. Nease has invested heavily in this site since it was built in the late 1950’s.  This expansion is a yet another clear demonstration of the commitment Nease has towards growing its business and in the greater Cincinnati community.


About Nease Co. LLC

Nease Co., LLC is a producer of performance chemicals with a well-established reputation in hydrotropes and batch sulfonation technology, holding long-term relationships with the major global consumer products companies. The company has established a strong reputation in the industry for delivering modified products to meet the needs of its customers. The Nease product line includes hydrotropes, acid catalysts, naphthalene sulfonates, phoshphate esters, surfactants and various other specialty products. Nease is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio and is part of the growing International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) out of Frankfurt, Germany and the WeylChem Group of Companies. For more information on Nease, visit their website at www.neaseco.com.