Our History

We are part of the Brenntag Group , which entered the ingredient and chemical distribution business in 1912. Brenntag has successfully expanded to become the world market leader in full-line chemical distribution. Our U.S. business was established in the 1970’s and expansion included acquisitions of distributors.

Brenntag entered the Adblue market in 2006 beginning sales in Europe with Brenntag North America entering the Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) in 2008.

  • 2014

    UltraPure® Brand Announced

    Brenntag North America announces their own brand called UltraPureDEF® to the market

  • 2013

    DEF Alliance Restructuring

    Brenntag North America & Terra Environmental Technologes, now CF Industries, restructure alliance allowing Brenntag to source from multiple DEF suppliers to better serve the customers

  • 2009

    TET Partnership

    Brenntag North America & Terra Environmental Technologes (TET) form an exclusive alliance to distribute TerraCair®

  • 2008

    U.S. DEF Business Established

    Brenntag North America joined the market when they announced the availability of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) for Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) vehicles hroughout their network of over 140 US and Canadian stocking locations

  • 2006

    European Adblue Business Established

    Brenntag Europe began selling Adblue in Europe