Brenntag North America Adds Six Dedicated Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tankers

Brenntag, the world's largest distributor of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), recently added dedicated DEF tankers to their delivery fleet at six terminal locations: Kansas City, MO, Memphis, TN, Orlando, FL, Portland, OR, Salt Lake City, UT and St. Louis, MO.

Operating a private truck fleet consisting of over 700 power units places Brenntag as the leader in number of delivery vehicles servicing DEF customers in North America. Adding dedicated tankers to the DEF fleet enhances Brenntag’s already expansive distribution network, resulting in servicing customers more efficiently. Brenntag will continue to implement additional resources at their more than 100 stocking locations to accommodate the DEF market’s rapid growth.

Distributors as well as end users will receive DEF into bulk tanks or totes with Brenntag’s customized tanker pumps, equipped with connection systems and weights and measures approved meter, providing for fast filling and quality assurance.

About Brenntag:
Brenntag is the global market leader in full-line chemical distribution. Linking chemical manufacturers and chemical users, Brenntag provides business-to-business distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals globally. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to about 160,000 customers. The value-added services include just-in-time delivery, product mixing, formulation, repackaging, inventory management, drum return handling as well as extensive technical support. Headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 400 locations in 70 countries. In 2011 the company realized global sales of EUR 8.7 billion (USD 12.1 billion) with more than 13,000 employees.

Press contact for Brenntag Group:
Hubertus Spethmann
Brenntag AG
Corporate Communications
Stinnes-Platz 1
45472 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Telephone: + 49 208 7828 7701
Fax: + 49 208 7828 7720

Press contact for Brenntag North America:
Barbara Nothstein
Brenntag North America
5083 Pottsville Pike
Reading, PA 19605
Telephone: 610 916 3858