Continuous development both short and long term is essential to the long-term future of Pretreat and associated companies.
Pretreat and its associates are always conscious of the needs of the customer, market forces and the environment.
Development is carried out with all these factors in mind to ensure that our customers have the most appropriate products available.
Innovative Product Development
Continuous development both short and long term is essential to the long-term future of Pretreat and our associated companies. Research is spread throughout the companies each with their own area of expertise.
Product development work includes:
- Alkali and acid cleaners/descalers
- Conversion coating technology
- Conditioning rinses
- Passivation rinses and rinse aids
- Environmentally friendly products and processes
- Paint and Powder Coating removal systems
- Dry-in-Place technology
- Nano technology
Maximising Your Performance
We are able to support your specific processing and system needs to ensure that the products we supply are perfectly suited and perform to their highest level.
To maximise the benefits from our chemicals we are also able to provide guidance and support to improve or modify your processes or plant or changes to your specifications or substrates.
This associated work also covers the evaluation of new raw materials to reduce or maintain costs when raw material prices are increasing and the end customers desire to keep costs down.
We are also able to do research to ensure the product range meets existing and future environmental and health and safety legislation.