Profile: AdvanSix Inc (ASIX.N)
20 Sep 2018
AdvanSix Inc., incorporated on May 4, 2016, is an integrated manufacturer of Nylon 6. The Company also sells a variety of other products, all of which are produced as part of the Nylon 6 resin manufacturing process primarily, including caprolactam, ammonium sulfate fertilizers and other chemical intermediates. The Company operates primarily through its integrated manufacturing sites located in Frankford, Pennsylvania; Hopewell, Virginia, and Chesterfield, Virginia. The Company offers ammonium sulfate, which is used by customers as a nitrogen-based fertilizer. It produces ammonium sulfate fertilizer as part of its manufacturing process. The Company manufactures ammonium sulfate fertilizers including Sulf-N and Sulf-N 26. Sulf-N ammonium sulfate (21-0-0-24S) is a high-analysis fertilizer that provides nitrogen and readily-available sulfur to crops. It is available in granular, mid and soluble sizes. Its caprolactam is used in the production of Aegis nylon 6 resins. Its Nadone cyclohexanone is used to manufacture Aegis nylon 6 resins, and it is a ketone solvent produced by hydrogenating phenol with a select catalyst.
The Company provides AdvanSix Aegis nylon resins and Aegis barrier nylon resins. Its nylon resins are a preferred choice in food, liquid, and consumer packaging along with mono/multifilament products, carpet fibers, automotive compounding and more. Products under Aegis Nylon Resins include Aegis H35ZI, Aegis H8202NLB, Aegis H55ZI, Aegis H85NP, Aegis H100NP, Aegis H135ZP, Aegis H85QP and Aegis H100QP. Products under Aegis Barrier Nylon Resins include Aegis HSS60ZF, Aegis H55WC01, Aegis H100ZP, Aegis H55WC, Aegis H135MP, Aegis H100QP, Aegis H85NP, Aegis H8202NLB and Aegis H35ZI.
The Company offers Capran biaxially oriented nylon films. Capran films are suited for a range of markets from food and industrial to pharmaceutical and medical packaging. Its applications include food packaging, retort packaging, book covers, balloons, liquid bag-in-a-box and bulk bag/pouch applications. The Capran product line includes clear films, as well as a range of coated and treated films for specialized applications, such as printing, oxygen barrier, moisture barrier and heat sealing. The Company offers Capran Heat Stabilized Nylon Films and OxyShield oxygen barrier fields. The Company's range of Capran Films include Capran 1000, Capran 1200, Capran 1500, Capran 2500, Capran 1200RT, Capran 1500RT, Capran 2500RT and Capran 1200 Matte. The Company's range of Capran Heat Stabilized Nylon Films includes Capran 512, Capran 518, Capran 524, Capran HS Red, Capran HS Red, Elastomax 1000 and Stretch-Vac 2000 HM. The Company's range of Oxyshield Oxygen Barrier Films includes OxyShield 1545 and OxyShield 2545.
300 Kimball Dr Ste 101
PARSIPPANY NJ 07054-2181