Columbia Chemical Corp.

1000 Western Dr.
Brunswick, OH 44212 US

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As your global plating partner, Columbia Chemical provides high quality, specialty chemistries to the surface finishing industry.

Your Global Plating Partner

Don't Gamble on your Black Trivalent Chromium Plating

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Columbia Chemical’s TriCOL trivalent chromium electroplating processes are chloride-based for a faster plating speed as compared to processes operating in full sulfate electrolytes.

Columbia Chemical Offers Trivalent Chromium Process with Faster Plating Speed
Columbia Chemical’s TriCOL trivalent chromium electroplating processes are chloride-based for a faster plating speed as compared to processes operating in full sulfate electrolytes.

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Columbia Chemical Launches New Website
Columbia Chemical, a global manufacturer of surface finishing additives, announces the launch of a newly designed website offering visitors a more user-friendly experience.

Better Alloy Control of Alkaline Zinc Nickel Baths
The factors that influence nickel content in deposits from alkaline non-cyanide zinc nickel baths.

Top Surface Finishing Innovations of 2016
We look back at the industry’s top new products and services for the past year.

Columbia Chemical Names Schario And Boehmer To New Positions
Schario promoted to Vice President, Global Business Development, and Boehmer promoyed to Director, Domestic Business Development

Columbia Chemical Adds Kissig, Del Guidice
Lab chemist Kissig most recently served as a research technologist at the Cleveland Clinic. Del Guidice brings five years of retail and business-to-business marketing.

Elyria Plating as a certified Columbia Approved Resource (C.A.R.) applicator
The re-approval was conducted by lab chemist Shauna Butauski, as she becomes another member of the Columbia Chemical global automotive approval team.

Columbia Chemical Adds Kissig, Del Guidice
Lab chemist Kissig most recently served as a research technologist at the Cleveland Clinic. Del Guidice brings five years of retail and business-to-business marketing.

Plateco Earns Columbia Chemical's CAR Certification
Electroplater in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, recently earned certification as a Columbia Approved Resource applicator; this certification was attained through a stringent quality control audit, conducted in collaboration with Columbia Chemical.

Columbia Chemical Unveils TriCol Blackjack Black Trivalent Chromium Plating Process
Process operates in a mixed sulfate and chloride electrolyte to give metal distribution across the entire current density plating range.

Columbia Chemical Appoints Customer Service Representative and Lab Chemist
Jirgens will handle all aspects of fulfilling orders for U.S. customers and Adkins will provide customers with detailed analytical reports.

Columbia Chemical’s Process Uses Mixed Sulfate and Chloride Electrolyte
These baths are engineered to provide a range of black trivalent chrome finishes from a light smoky black to a richer, deeper black.

Columbia Chemical Invests $250k to Upgrade Lab Equipment
The renovation supports the development of innovative chemistries and product support for customers and OEMS, while meeting ISO and ASTM standards.

Columbia Chemical Renews ISO Registrations
The renewal audit was conducted by Orion Registrar.

Amanda Beach, Technical Sales Rep.

Columbia Technical Sales Rep. Amanda Beach Earns CEF Certification from NASF
Beach says the certification provides a knowledge base about finishing processes that will enable her to better understand customer needs.

Columbia Chemical Expands Into Decorative Plating Market
Company release of two new product lines: NiCOL bright and semi-bright decorative nickel plating processes and TriCOL trivalent chromium plating process.

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Columbia Chemical Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Bill Rosenberg Sr., Herb Geduld founded company

A Conversation With…Bill Rosenberg Jr., Columbia Chemical
We caught up with Bill as he was tuning his numerous guitars that he plays in a band with friends.

Columbia Chemical Names Jeff Boehmer As Technical Support Manager
Boehmer is a member of the National Association of Metal Finishers, and has earned the designation of CEF/Certified Electroplater-Finisher.

Columbia Chemical Hosts Bossard Americas
Bossard is expanding its supply chain with Columbia Approved Resources (C.A.R.) in the Cleveland-area.

Product Categories of Columbia Chemical Corp.

Chromate Conversion Coatings
Cleaning & Pretreatment Chemicals
Cleaning Chemicals, aqueous
Dyes for Chromate and/or Phosphate Coatings
Inhibitors, acid pickling
Lacquer
Phosphate Coating Chemicals
Pickling Solutions
Plating Processes, cadmium
Plating Processes, chromium, trivalent
Plating Processes, nickel
Plating Processes, nickel, electroless
Plating Processes, tin
Plating Processes, tin-zinc
Plating Processes, zinc
Plating Processes, zinc-cobalt
Plating Processes, zinc-iron
Plating Processes, zinc-nickel
Pollution Control Chemicals, heavy-metal removal
Rinse Aids
Rust-Preventive Chemicals and Oils