Refnol Resins & Chemicals was incorporated in 1980 as Refnol Oil Refineries Private Limited. Promoted by Khatau Group of Bombay, company was set up with an objective to re-refine waste lubricating oils.
The re-refining business was shut down in 1986 and started manufacturing range of textile sizing chemicals.
Today company operates five business divisions which are as follows:
Textile Sizing Chemicals- The division was started in 1986 and into manufacturing and marketing a comprehensive range of performance chemicals for the sizing of warp yarns. The company markets this product successfully in India and overseas.
Unsaturated & Saturated Polyester Resins - Started in 1989, the division is into manufacturing of unsaturated polyester resins for composite applications of all kinds such as chemical equipments, transportation and marine, construction and architecture.
Today it is India’s first and the largest exporter of such resins delivering successfully to major customers in the Middle East, Europe and South Asia. It also manufactures saturated polyester resins for coil coatings, stoving enamels and special applications.
Garment Wash Chemicals and Textile Enzymes - The company started operation of garment wash chemicals and textile enzymes in 1994 in collaboration with AB Enzymes Finland Oy. The company markets this product in India, Bangladesh, Gulf Cooperation Council countries and Kenya. A full range of garment finishing chemicals and auxiliaries are manufactured and sold together with the enzyme formulations to the garment manufacturing industry in these countries.
Laundry & Cleaning Chemicals - Company commenced manufacturing of laundry and cleaning chemicals in 2002 which was primarily aimed at institutional & industrial users.
Textile Auxiliaries - Started in 2003, this division manufactures full range of chemicals for the textile and fabric manufacturing process, pre-treatment, dyeing & printing, finishing & special applications.
Company’s manufacturing unit is located at Plot No. 23, Phase - III, GIDC Industrial Estate, Naroda, Ahmedabad - 382330, India. It also operates subsidiary under the name Refnol Overseas.