ALTIVIA, headquartered in Houston, TX is an experienced manufacturer and distributor of chemicals primarily for Water Treatment.

Communications Update


Press Releases


Frank J. Hayes joins ALTIVIA as Chief Financial Officer.
ALTIVIA today announced that Frank J. Hayes will join the company as Chief Financial Officer, effective October 3, 2016.

Timothy A. Albert Named Plant Manager At ALTIVIA Petrochemical Complex in Haverhill, Ohio
ALTIVIA today announced that Timothy A. Albert has been named plant manager of its Petrochemical Complex in Haverhill, Ohio

ALTIVIA Expands Phosgene Derivatives. Starts Production of Bulk Chloroacetyl Chloride.
(Houston)--ALTIVIA announced the completion of facilities at its La Porte, TX manufacturing site to produce Chloroacetyl Chloride.

Brian L. Redmond Joins ALTIVIA as President of ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, LLC
(Houston)--ALTIVIA today announced that Brian L. Redmond has joined the company as President of its Aromatics business’ subsidiary, ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, LLC. Redmond will be responsible for operations, marketing, finance, and administration of ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, including Phenol, Acetone, Alpha-Methyl Styrene and Bisphenol-A production at ALTIVIA’s Petrochemical Complex in Haverhill, Ohio.

Tim A. Duhe Joins ALTIVIA as Commercial Director of ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, LLC
We are pleased to announce that Tim A. Duhe has joined ALTIVIA as Commercial Director of its Aromatics business. Tim, most recently, was Sulfur Products Sales Manager for Chemours/DuPont.

ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, LLC Completes Acquisition of Haverhill Chemicals Phenol-Acetone-AMS-BPA Facilities in Ohio
(Houston)--ALTIVIA Petrochemicals today completed the acquisition of the Haverhill Chemical assets, which produce Phenol, Acetone, Alpha-Methylstyrene (AMS) and BisPhenol-A (BPA). Located on the banks of the Ohio River in Haverhill, Ohio, the assets were formerly operated by Sunoco. ALTIVIA has been preparing the facilities for start up over the past several weeks and the plant will resume operations immediately. Product shipments are expected to begin on November 16.


ALTIVIA Petrochemicals, LLC acquires Haverhill Chemicals Phenol-Acetone-AMS-BPA facilities in Ohio
(Houston)--ALTIVIA Petrochemicals today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all of Haverhill Chemicals' assets for their Phenol, Acetone, Alpha-Methylstyrene (AMS) and BisPhenol-A (BPA) businesses.


ALTIVIA Acquires AXIALL's Specialty Phosgene Derivatives Business
(Houston)--ALTIVIA today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Specialty Phosgene Derivatives business’ assets from Axiall Corporation (NYSE: AXLL).

Regulation


Safe Water Drinking Act
The Safe Water Drinking Act (SWDA) was passed by Congress in 1974 and established regulations to protect the nation’s public drinking water supply. The law was amended in 1986 and 1996.

Safe Water Drinking Act
The Safe Water Drinking Act (SWDA) was passed by Congress in 1974 and established regulations to protect the nation’s public drinking water supply. The law was amended in 1986 and 1996.

Enhanced Coagulation
The United States Environmental Protection Agency introduced enhanced coagulation for the removal of Natural Organic Matter (NOM). NOM in source water will react with disinfectants to produce disinfection byproducts (DBP) that have injurious health effects. Enhanced Coagulation was introduced to reduce the NOM thereby reducing the DBP precursors.

Reduction in Lead in Drinking Water Act
EPA surface water treatment rule requires 99.9% Giardia removal or inactivation, and at least 99% removal of Cryptosporidium.

EPA's New Drinking Water Strategy (DWS) - PDF
In March 2010, U.S. EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson announced the Agency's new Drinking Water Strategy (DWS) which is aimed at finding ways to strengthen public health protection from contaminants in drinking water.

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