The Lubrizol Corporation works at the molecular level to design performance characteristics into unique formulations that our customers use to differentiate their products. We combine complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of their products while reducing their environmental impact. We are proud to serve a global customer base that comprises a wide range of multinational and regional market leaders, including oil marketers and leading manufacturers of industrial and consumer products.
OUR MISSION: to be an essential ingredient in our customers’ success through collaboration, applied science and demonstrated value.
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer: James L. Hambrick
2013 Revenues: $6.4 billion
Headquarters: Wickliffe, Ohio, USA
We support our global customers through two business segments:
Lubrizol Additives is a pioneering global supplier of chemical additive technologies, including additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, and industrial lubricants, as well as additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. Extensively tested in the lab and in the field under real-world demands, our additives are essential to the proven performance of the finished lubricant.
Lubrizol Advanced Materials is a leading global producer of advanced specialty polymers, polymer-based additives and chemical additives used in everyday consumer and industrial applications. As an innovation leader, we leverage our core polymer and surface active chemistries and formulations to create proprietary, high-performance materials for our customers in a wide range of industries.
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a global specialty chemical company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We have approximately 7,000 employees, and we own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.