ATLANTA – Huber Engineered Materials (HEM), a division of J.M. Huber Corp., and Almatis Inc. (Almatis) have reached an agreement under which Almatis will toll produce for HEM certain specialty hydrate flame-retardant products previously produced and marketed by Almatis.

HEM will immediately be the sales and marketing contact for the products and assumes responsibility for technical support. The specific products to be produced include Hydral® 710, Hydral PGA and SpaceRite® grades.

HEM has been a trusted supplier of flame retardants and smoke suppressants for more than 30 years and produces value-added alumina trihydrate (ATH), magnesium hydroxide (MDH) and molybdate-based products.