DeWolf Chemical, Inc. is proud to announce its appointment as the sole Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic US distributor for BASF Corporation, effective January 1, 2012. States encompassed in this agreement include: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Maryland, Delaware, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Maine.

In addition to the current Personal Care product portfolios of Cognis Care Chemicals, DeWolf Chemical will additionally be representing the Legacy BASF Personal Care ingredients and Ciba Geigy Personal Care ingredients. The chemistry range under these portfolios includes the following ingredient categories: Active Ingredients, Antimicrobials, Emulsifiers, Hair Conditioning Polymers, Hair Fixative Polymers, NF Grade PEGs, Polymeric Thickeners, Solublizers, Surfactants, Skin Care Film Forming Polymers and UV Filters & Stabilizers. Products within these categories range from Retinol to Pluracare® to Salcare®.

“DeWolf’s appointment as the exclusive distributor for BASF in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic is a strong testament to our synergistic Sales, Marketing, Operations and Customer Service teams’ capabilities,” says Hank DeWolf, CEO. “And with these new lines, we will be able to better serve our customers’ formulation needs, assisting them in creating innovative end products for the Personal Care and Color Cosmetics markets.”

For more information on the solutions DeWolf Chemical provides, please call 401.434.3515 or email