LA MIRADA, CA — HORN, a distributor of specialty ingredients, chemicals and raw materials, is expanding its distribution partnership with BASF in the western United States.

Effective immediately, HORN now offers BASF’s Capromer™ polyols, a proprietary caprolactone polymer, caprolactone monomer, 1,6-hexanediol and 1,5-pentanediol. The addition of these materials completes HORN’s portfolio of polyurethane polyols and diols, which also includes BASF’s 1,4-butanediol, polytetramethylene ether glycol (PolyTHF® PTMEG), tetrahydrofuran (THF), n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP), neopentylglycol (NPG) and n-ethylpyrrolidone (NEP).

“The expansion of our longstanding partnership with BASF not only complements our existing line of best-in-class specialty materials, it solidifies HORN’s product arsenal,” said Parry Foskett, Vice President, HORN Advanced Materials and HORN Composites and Fabrication Materials. “From polyols to curatives, isocyanates and performance additives, HORN is the industry’s one-stop shop for polyurethane raw materials in the western U.S.”