Press Release

Pilot Chemical Awards Employee Bonuses for Hard Work in Challenging 2020

In recognition of their tireless work during an incredibly challenging year, Pilot Chemical Corp. is awarding bonuses to each of its 400-plus employees at all operations in the U.S. and Mexico. “The bonuses are a tangible way to thank employees for embracing the unprecedented hurdles of 2020 with dedication, adaptability… Read More

Published January 19, 2021

Pilot Chemical Secures EPA Acceptance for SARS-CoV-2 Claim for Five Maquat® products

Pilot Chemical Corp., through its subsidiary Mason Chemical Company, has secured acceptance from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to add a SARS-CoV-2 claim to the label of its Maquat® 86-M, 32-NHQ, 64-NHQ, 128-NHQ and 256-NHQ products. Customers using Maquat® 86-M, 32-NHQ, 64-NHQ, 128-NHQ and 256-NHQ products for hard surface disinfection… Read More

Published December 22, 2020

Pilot Chemical Announces Promotion of Shoaib Arif to Research Fellow

Pilot Chemical Corp. is proud to announce the promotion of Shoaib Arif to research fellow, the highest-level technical role at the company. A promotion to research fellow is reserved for excellent technologists who have a long and enduring track record of technical and commercial accomplishments. Additionally, the individual must be… Read More

Published October 30, 2020

Pilot Chemical Disinfectant Accepted for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 and More

Pilot Chemical Corp., through its subsidiary Mason Chemical Company, has secured acceptance from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to add a SARS-CoV-2 claim, along with four new antimicrobial claims, to the label of its Maguard® 5626 product. Customers using Maguard® 5626 for hard surface disinfection can now claim the product… Read More

Published October 28, 2020

Pilot Chemical Announces Leadership Transition

Pilot Chemical Corp., a privately owned and independent global specialty chemical company, announced today that Pamela Butcher will step down from her CEO role effective January 1, 2021. She will remain on the Pilot Board of Directors and serve as a special advisor to the Chairman. This is part of… Read More

Published October 5, 2020

Pilot Chemical Adds EPA Emerging Viral Pathogen Claim to Eight Products

Pilot Chemical Corp. is pleased to announce that through its subsidiary Mason Chemical Company, it has received EPA acceptance to add an emerging viral pathogen claim to the labels of eight products from the company’s EPA-registered quaternary ammonium compound and active ingredient line, under its Maquat® and Maguard® brands. Emerging… Read More

Published October 1, 2020

Pilot Chemical Launches New Aspire™ Surfactant Blends

Pilot Chemical announces the launch of Aspire™ Surfactant Blends — highly versatile and processable concentrated blends of powerful anionic, nonionic, and cationic surfactants designed to help formulators create superior cleaning products. “Our team of chemists have been working hard to develop what they’ve called a formulator’s dream – a simple… Read More

Published July 20, 2020

Pilot Chemical Acquires Órgano Síntesis

Pilot Chemical Corp., headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, announced today it has purchased Órgano Síntesis S.A. de C.V. (OSSA) located in Toluca, Mexico. The acquisition expands Pilot Chemical’s business into the Mexican market and South and Central America and provides growth opportunities for the company’s existing surfactants and antimicrobial businesses. OSSA… Read More

Published December 4, 2019

Pilot Chemical Company Names John Brantley to Board of Directors

Pilot Chemical Company made two important changes to its Board of Directors, effective immediately, electing veteran attorney John R. Brantley as a Director and naming longtime Director Bob Cellura as its first Director Emeritus. As a partner in the Houston office of international law firm Bracewell LLP, Brantley advises public… Read More

Published August 9, 2018