FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - Troy Corporation has entered into a long-term agreement with Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Basel, Switzerland, a business of world-leading agribusiness company Syngenta. Syngenta Crop Protection has agreed to provide full regulatory support for the active substance terbutryn under the Biocide Products Directive of the European Union. Troy will act as the exclusive marketing outlet for regulatory-supported terbutryn for certain industrial applications within the European Union and provide proprietary, specialty industrial biocide products containing this active substance.

The alliance offers Troy the opportunity to continue to provide the EU marketplace with terbutryn, a proven algaecide that has consistently provided performance and value over many years. “The combination of Syngenta’s technical and regulatory capability with Troy’s knowledge of the biocides market will result in a win-win for both customers and the companies involved,” said Izzy Colon, VP and general manager, Troy Europe.