From a modest beginning in North Philadelphia
as Crystal Soap and Chemical Company, in the early days of the
roaring twenties, the company has prospered because it has kept
pace with the needs of the industries it serves.
Today as Crystal, Inc.-PMC, the company is an integral
part of the Performance Chemicals platform of the PMC Group
of companies founded in 1994 by
CEO Dr. P.M.Chakrabarti, then Chief Technical Officer of the
Fortune 100 chemical powerhouse PPG Industries. During this
time, Crystal Inc.-PMC has evolved into a modern multifaceted
supplier of specialty antifoam / defoaming agents, metallic
stearates, rubber and plastic processing aids, cable filling
compounds, wax emulsions, specialty petrolatum and waxes. In
addition, Crystal Inc.-PMC also offers a wide range of custom
Continuous product innovation, customer intimacy, superior quality,
first- rate service and our ability to provide fast solutions
to customer problems are the cornerstone of our success. Crystal's
relentless focus on performance enhancing chemicals and materials
provide our customers with a distinct competitive advantage
in the marketplace.
As a result, production proven products from Crystal Inc.-PMC
find broad application in the metalworking, paints, coatings,
adhesives, cosmetics, construction, cable, candles, and the
manufacture of tires and rubber products.