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CREATING VALUE through innovative, customisable and high-performance solutions

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Oleic acid and glycerine are utilized in soap manufacturing, as an excipient in pharmaceuticals and as a solubilizing agent in aerosol products.

Thomas Emery Sr., Emery Oleochemicals' founder, started a tallow and candle business in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. A decade later, The Emery Candle Company offered customers sturdier, whiter, dripless candles made of stearic acid. Soon, the expanded product line also included elaine oil (oleic acid) and sweetwater (glycerine).

By 1872, the company was involved in fatty acid exploration while growing an existing product line that included elaine oil (oleic acid) and sweetwater (glycerine). Click here to learn more about our rich and innovative history.

Today, over 180 years later, Emery Oleochemicals is a name synonymous with the production of high-quality, natural-based chemicals commonly made from natural oils and fats.

Our business is increasingly focused on high-value derivatives. Through our six dedicated business units, we have the ability to provide you with customizable, high-performance, market-based solutions.

Agro Green Bio-Lubricants Eco-Friendly Polyols Green Polymer Additives Home Personal Wellness OleoBasics

Supported by an extensive distribution network covering over 50 countries globally, Emery Oleochemicals applies its philosophy, Creating Value, to our wide-ranging product portfolio for use in the automotive, building and construction, lubricants, packaging, agriculture, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, textiles, electrical and electronics, furniture and bedding, and home and personal care industries.

Headquartered in Telok Palingma Garang, Malaysia, our global manufacturing facilities and sales and marketing offices are located in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. We are supported by a diverse workforce of approximately 1,000 employees and an extensive distribution network covering over 50 countries globally.

Sustainable solutions through responsible palm-based production

Guided by our philosophy and premised on our core values, Emery Oleochemicals believes we have a responsibility to produce effective renewable and sustainable solutions that contribute towards the development of more efficient end user goods and industrial products for our customers.

We are proud to offer customers products that are Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Supply Chain System Certified for Segregated (SG) and Mass Balance (MB).



Employees : Approximately 1,000 worldwide from more than 20 nationalities
Revenue : USD525.8mil (2020)

Emery Oleochemicals Group,
Lot 4, Jalan Perak,
Kawasan Perusahaan,
42500 Telok Palingma Garang,
Selangor, Malaysia

+603 3326 8686

+603 3326 8787

  • Production, Sales & Service :
  • Germany
  • Malaysia
    Telok Panglima Garang
  • USA
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sales & Service:
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong
    Tuen Mun
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Netherlands
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