DuBois Chemicals is a leading provider of customized specialty chemical solutions and services. The company focuses on combining proprietary solutions with superior on-site technical support and lab-based engineering and analytical services. By virtue of a large, highly-trained sales and engineering team, DuBois provides these services for a variety of specialty chemical product categories (e.g., metalworking, metal finishing, industrial and institutional cleaning, vehicle wash, water treatment) to over 8,000 customers across a range of end markets (e.g., industrial, transportation, pulp and paper). While these solutions typically represent an insignificant portion of customers' costs, they are critical to their operations. DuBois has become an industry leader by delivering superior customized solutions that minimize costly downtime, extend equipment life, and reduce energy consumption. DuBois is led by Jeff Welsh, President and CEO.
Date of Investment: December 2012
Headquarters: Sharonville, OH