A noticeable difference:

    How pentanes mostly ended one of the biggest pollution of the environment.

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    Green from the core:

    Surprising sustainable solutions in hydrocarbons.

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    A pioneer of high-value hydrocarbons

    Customers around the world have valued our leading hydrocarbon-based speciality products and services for the past 160 years. Starting ouas a pioneer who developed a substance sold under the tradename of "Petrol" in 1859, we have succeeded in continuously reinventing ourselves and meeting changing customer requirements over many generations.

    Today, many of our products hold market-leading positions and respond to a wide range of market demands such as saving energy, improving engine efficiency and higher quality performance.

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    Company

    „Petrol“: How Haltermann Carless invented the world famous name.

    „Petrol“ is a common term used all over the world. But do you know that the name was invented by Haltermann Carless in 1893?
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    Company

    Securing quality: How our laboratories get on to the unknown.

    Ever since, Haltermann Carless had its own laboratories on site to ensure quality. It is impressive to see how they have changed over time!
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    Sustainability

    Green from the core: Surprising sustainable solutions in hydrocarbons.

    Everyone is talking about renewable energy and bio-ethanol, but there is so much more that we can do. Wouldn’t it be great if chemistry could be as green?
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    Product Sustainability

    A noticeable difference: How pentanes mostly ended one of the biggest pollution of the environment.

    The ozone layer is our shield against harmful UV light from the sun and was severely damaged by using CFC (chlorofluorocarbons) as propellant for example in spray cans.
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