Canada Colors wins BASF distribution deal
The agreement is effective Oct. 1, 2014 for Western Canada and the Maritime provinces and the rest of Canada on Jan. 1, 2015
TORONTO—Canada Colors and Chemicals Ltd. (CCC) has signed an exclusive agreement for the distribution of BASF’s comprehensive water solutions portfolio throughout Canada.
The announcement came at the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) in New Orleans, and the agreement is effective Oct. 1, 2014 for Western Canada and the Maritime provinces. On Jan. 1, 2015, CCC will become BASF’s exclusive national distributor for all of Canada.
Product lines included in the agreement are BASF’s Zetag, Magnafloc LT, Burst, Magnasol and Antiprex. These products are used for applications such as water and waste water treatment, industrial process water treatment and environmental remediation.
CCC, founded in 1920, is one of the largest independent distributors in Canada. It has warehouses in Brampton, Ont., Windsor, Ont., Montreal, Vancouver and Leduc, Que., as well as a sulphuric acid manufacturing plant in Elmira Ont. and a colour concentrate plant in Colborne, Ont.