About Brenntag

Brenntag is the global market leader in chemicals and ingredients distribution. We hold a central role in connecting customers and suppliers of the chemical industry.

Our two global divisions, Brenntag Essentials and Brenntag Specialties, provide a full-line portfolio of industrial and specialty chemicals and ingredients as well as tailor-made application, marketing and supply chain solutions, technical and formulation support, comprehensive regulatory know-how, and digital solutions for a wide range of industries.

We have more than 17,000 employees worldwide and operate a network of more than 670 sites in 77 countries.

In the field of sustainability, Brenntag pursues specific goals and is committed to sustainable solutions in its own sector and the industries served.

Learn more about the Brenntag Group on our corporate website.

Brenntag Corporate Website

Químícos Holanda Costa Rica, S.A. was established in 1978 and is now part of the Brenntag Corporation. Our main activity is the distribution of industrial, food and fertilizer chemicals, guaranteeing added value in all our businesses.

We are committed to improving our operations, rational use of natural resources and the health and safety of all our employees.

Our head office is located in the city of Heredia and we have a production plant of AGROFEED, liquid fertilizer in the city of Cartago; both sites have the Management System CASA in place (Quality, Safety and Environment), which allows us to be certified under ISO 9001: 2008, ISO 14001: 2004 and OHSAS 18001: 2007 standards. Since 2010, Qu pioneered the implementation and certification of an integrated system for quality, environment and occupational safety in the country.

Our company has won twice the CASA Corporate Award (2002 and 2004) and has been honored as Empresa Bandera Azul Ecolgica (Ecological Blue Flag Company) in the Climate Change category (2012).

Our committment is to be an environmentally sustainable company, implementing various management programs which today translate to a lower consumption of water, energy and fossil fuels.

The commitment of all our employees has been the key to success.

Brenntag Latin America provides services to numerous markets by offering a complete line of industrial and specialty chemicals. We are dedicated to creating world-class value for our customers and suppliers. With presence in 17 countries, Brenntag Latin America is the market leader in full-line chemical distribution.

We strive to be the chemical industry’s preferred channel partner by offering the highest quality in products and service through our unique portfolio. We provide our partners with market knowledge industry expertise, and sophisticated market intelligence. At Brenntag, we embrace an approach that is truly customer-oriented.

Our comprehensive standards-based management system is CASA, which stands for Quality, Safety Health & Environment. We assess prospective CASA impact of all activities to guarantee that they are carried out in a safe, clean and effective way throughout the organization. We adhere to the highest safety standards in all work practices and strive for zero accidents and incidents. Thereby we ensure not only the protection of our people, but also the partners we serve.


  • Market knowledge
  • Standards-Based Management System – CASA
  • State-of-the-art facilities throughout the Region:
    - CDQ Queretaro, Mexico
    - Guarulhos, Brazil
    - Mosquera, Colombia
    - Santiago, Chile
  • Experienced Management Team
  • Strong supplier relations
  • Professional standards and procedures, superior to the industry
  • Broad product portfolio compared to our competitors, offering full line of specialty and commodity needs, sourced from everywhere in the world
  • Innovative service offerings in the Mining industry
  • Tailor made formulations and customized products in ACES, Agro, Food, Care and other industries