Brenntag North America Strengthens Diesel Exhaust Fluid Delivery Infrastructure

Brenntag, the world's largest distributor of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), increases their North American DEF infrastructure by adding 14 dedicated DEF tankers since August 2013. Tankers have been placed into service at Chattanooga, TN, East Point, GA, Indianapolis, IN, Kansas City, KS, Memphis, TN, Odessa, TX, Orlando, FL, Portland, OR, Reading, PA, Richmond, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, San Antonio, TX, Santa Fe Springs, CA, and St. Louis, MO.

The addition of these dedicated bulk DEF tankers allows Brenntag to better service their customers across North America. Making investments to their DEF infrastructure shows the company’s long-term commitment to the industry and the ability to remain the world’s largest DEF distributor in today’s evolving DEF market.

Brenntag’s expansive global DEF terminal network, consisting of over 140 locations in the United States and Canada, offers customers the option to pick up or have DEF delivered in jugs, drums, totes or bulk. A team of DEF dedicated sales and customer service professionals are available to assist with any requirement needed to service SCR equipped vehicles.

About Brenntag:
Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, covers all major markets with its extensive product and service portfolio. Headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 480 locations in more than 70 countries. In 2013, the company, which has a global workforce of more than 13,000, generated sales of EUR 9.8 billion (USD 13.0 billion). Brenntag is the link between chemical manufacturers and chemical users. The company supports its customers and suppliers with tailor-made distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to around 170,000 customers. This includes specific application technology, an extensive technical support and value-added services such as just-in-time delivery, product mixing, formulation, repackaging, inventory management and drum return handling. Long-standing experience and local excellence in the individual countries characterize the global market leader for chemical distribution.

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