For many years now, Nease has participated in the agrochemicals marketplace with several of these chemistries. Agrochemicals continue to be a focused growth market for Nease, and as such, we continue to expand product offerings to this segment.

Weylchem—a sister company of Nease—has also been a major player offering custom manufacturing and tolling, as well as producing advanced intermediates that are used as starting materials in agrochemicals.

Nease is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is part of the growing International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) out of Frankfurt, Germany, and the WeylChem Group of Companies. For more information, visit their websites at or

Facilitates dispersion and suspension of the active ingredients by reducing cohesiveness between like particles
Naxate® 425 – Alkyl Naphthalene Sulfonate Formaldehyde Condensate, sodium salt

Wetting Agents
Lowers interfacial tension to increase a liquid’s surface area contact, so no area remains dry
Naxate® RGW – Alkyl Naphthalene Sulfonate

Anionic surfactant used as an emulsifier in pesticide concentrations
Naxate® 260L – (Linear Calcium Dodecyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid in 2 ethyl hexanol)
Naxate® 260B – (Branched Calcium Dodecyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid in aromatic solvents)
Naxate® 272 – (Linear Calcium Dodecyl Benzene Sulfonic Acid in isobutanol)

Customized Phosphate Esters
Multi-purpose acidifiers, spray agents, emulsifiers
Naxonac® AA – Free Acid Phosphate Ester
Naxonac® 1595 – Nonylphenol Ethoxylate Phosphate

Coupling Agents
Hydrotrope couplers
Naxonate® products – Sodium Xylene Sulfonate, Sodium Cumene Sulfonate, Sodium Toluene Sulfonate

Aromatic Sulfonic Acids
Multiple Naxcat® products (Sulfonic Acid – Toluene, Xylene, Cumene)