BASF / Chemetall

675 Central Ave.
New Providence , NJ 07974 US


Company Profile

The Surface Treatment global business unit  of BASF, operating under the Chemetall brand,  is a leading supplier of applied surface treatments and services for metal, plastic and glass substrates in a wide range of industries and end markets. Chemetall Surface Treatment’s products are used for a variety of applications and serve the automotive, aerospace, aluminum finishing, coil, cold forming, glass and general industrial markets, including metal fabrication.  As an integrated part of the business, we offer a full range of services, including process control and on-site support at customers’ facilities with local representation worldwide. Beyond local technical expertise, systems are designed to ensure that the final requirements of the treated products are met in terms of corrosion protection, proper surface treatment prior to paint or mechanical properties. Chemetall's North American headquarter is located in New Providence, NJ, USA.



A Message from BASF / Chemetall

Keep it COOL with Chemetall!

With our hard-earned industry experience, Chemetall  has formulated the finest quality metalworking products for enhanced tool life, extended sump life, lower disposal costs, and significant operational savings: Semi-Synthetic  Synthetic  Soluble Oil  Neo-Synthetic Coolants.

Chemetall Introduces Gardocool® 1000AF

Chemetall Introduces Gardocool 1000AF, a completely non-amine synthetic coolant for multi-metal operations.

As Seen In Production Machining

Maximizing Cleaning and Rust Preventive Programs
Properly managed and controlled chemistry applied to the correctly designed aqueous parts washer is a formula for successful cleaning and corrosion resistance.

Tech Cool product

Low-Foaming Metalworking Fluids Offer Corrosion Protection
Tech Cool 35058 and Tech Cool 35037 join Chemetall's line of metalworking fluids.

Aqueous Cleaning Optimization
David Gotoff, product manager at Chemetall, explains how each area of an aqueous process must be optimized, including system design and mechanical action, chemistry selection, key performance indicators, soil management, maintenance, rust protection, rust preventive selection, water chemistry, and drying.

Optimizing Aqueous Cleaning Requires Proper Design and Maintenance
A well designed and proactively managed aqueous washer system provides premium performance.


Aligning Parts Cleaning with a Metalworking Program
Effective cleaning of machined or formed parts is a key step in virtually all manufacturing processes, but is too often overlooked.

The Drive to Meet Strict Cleaning Standards
A high production stamping facility ups its game in process cleaning.

Product Categories of BASF / Chemetall

Cleaning & Degreasing Equipment, Aqueous
Cleaning Chemicals, Aqueous
Coolant Reclamation Equipment
Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
Degreasers, Solvent, Vapor
Environmental & Pollution Control Equipment
Lubricants & Greases
Solvents & Degreasing Agents
Statistical Data Collection & Analysis Software
Water Filtration & Treatment Equipment

Trade Names

Tech Cool