Innospec Inc. (IOSP) is a specialty chemicals company serving in nearly 20 countries around the world. The company manufactures and supplies a vast spectrum of unique chemicals and products that are utilized in the form fuel additives, polymers, and fragrance ingredients to name a few. The company was formerly known as Octel Corporation, but changed its name to Innospec Inc. in January 2006. The company was founded in 1938.
To date, Innospec remains the world's only manufacturer of tetraethyl lead [TEL] products. Once a popular additive used to increase the octane quality of gasolines, TEL has slowly been phased out around the globe. TEL was formerly used to provide superior engine performance and reduce...
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