Calumet Penreco, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Calumet Specialty
Products Partners, L.P. Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:
CLMT) is a master limited partnership and a leading independent producer
of high-quality, specialty hydrocarbon products in North America. Calumet
processes crude oil and other feedstocks into customized lubricating oils,
solvents and waxes used in consumer, industrial and automotive products.
Penreco is a leading refiner and processor of specialty hydrocarbon products
such as White Mineral Oil USP, Petroleum Waxes, Petrolatum, Hydrocarbon
Gels and well-respected quality brands such as Drakeol®, Versagel® and
With vast network of agents, distributors and product distribution sites
around the world, Calumet Penreco delivers the highest quality products you
want, in the quantities you want, with the service and support you deserve.
Penreco has a broad network of global distributors in addition to a
international sales division, located in Indianapolis, IN.
Executive Vice President of Sales
Vice President of Sales
Technical Service Manager
Vice President of Export Sales & Business Development
Director of Marketing
Cosmetics, HBA, Personal Care, Health Care, Pharmaceutical, HI&I.
Penreco markets and produces a unique system for thickening and gelling
hydrocarbon materials. These gels; Versagel® and Synergel® are available
in multiple viscosity ranges and are compatible with many common
cosmetic ingredients used in personal care formulations today. In addition
to their hydrocarbon gel product line, Penreco also offers custom petrolatum
and mineral oil blends for unique customer formulations.
Petrolatum USP: Penreco produces the following grades of high quality
white petrolatum that complies with White Petrolatum USP requirements
and FDA requirements as per 21 CFR 172.880.
White Oil USP: White mineral oils are among the most versatile petroleum
products and are used in a wide variety of applications. Calumet Penreco
has an extensive product offering in White Mineral Oils — from
pharmaceutical to cosmetics, to plastics, to food processing grades.
Hydrocarbon Gel: Penreco markets and produces a unique system for
thickening and gelling hydrocarbon materials . These specialty Hydrocarbon
Gels are available in multiple viscosity ranges and are compatible with
many common cosmetic ingredients. Touted for its suspension and anti-agglomeration and anti-settling qualities for color pigments, the gels,
marketed globally as Synergel® and Versagel®, are visually appealing,
odorless and do not discolor with age. They are easier and safer to handle
and formulate than gels that use metal stearates or fumed silica. In addition
they provide fragrance retention in skin care products and furnish
waterproofing properties to sunscreen products. The finished products are
hydrophobic, thermally reversible and without syneresis.
Penreco provides formulation assistance in the development of custom
blends and formulations as well as technical support for customers
All Calumet Penreco USP Petrolatum meet the following FDA regulations:
21 CFR 172.880 covering direct use in food, 178.3700 for indirect use in food
and 573.720 for use in animal feed. All Drakeol products meet the following
FDA regulations: 21 CFR 172.878 covering direct use in food, 178.3620 (a)
for indirect use in food and H1 food processing lubricant standards. Calumet
Penreco’s Technical Mineral Oil meets 21 CFR 178.3620 (b) for indirect use
in food. In addition, Drakeol 7, Drakeol 9, Drakeol 21, Drakeol 34 and
Drakeol 600 have been reviewed and approved as AVA CERTIFIED VEGAN
by the American Vegetarian Association (AVA).
138 Petrolia St
Karns City, PA 16041
Telephone: (800) 245-3952 or (724) 756-0110
Fax: (724) 756-1050
Calumet Penreco, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.