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Welcome to Cortec® Corporation

World Class Corrosion Solutions from Cortec® Corporation

Cortec® Corporation is committed to providing world class corrosion solutions for industries across the globe. As the global leader in innovative, environmentally responsible VpCI® and MCI® corrosion control technologies, Cortec® seeks to deliver cost-effective, user-friendly integrated solutions for corrosion problems in packaging, metalworking, construction, electronics, oil and gas, and many other industries.

Customer Centric

Cortec® focuses on providing individualized solutions that meet the specific needs of the customer, paired with responsive customer service and a strong record of quick turnarounds and on-time shipments.

Insightful R&D

Through research, testing, and direct knowledge of end user needs, Cortec® R&D continues an ongoing cycle of product discovery and improvement. Cortec’s innovation is evident in the development of over 400 products and the acquisition of more than 60 patents since 1977. Supporting this successful R&D program is the only ISO/IEC -17025 accredited lab in the industry, an accreditation that also enables Cortec® to provide valuable testing services to its customers.

Vertical Integration and Quality

Cortec® is seeking to make its wide range of corrosion solutions more accessible as plants, distribution facilities, offices, and distributors increase globally. Specialized plants allow Cortec® to produce specific product categories while vertically integrating in order to deliver quality corrosion inhibiting options.

An Expanding Portfolio of Solutions

Cortec’s wide variety of corrosion inhibiting solutions include time-tested general VpCI® and MCI® Technology for use in effectively any industry that battles rust. Cortec® continues to grow as a specialty chemical company committed to finding more environmentally friendly solutions for its customers.

Cortec® began this journey by offering organic corrosion inhibiting chemistries at a time most companies still relied on inorganic chemistries. Cortec® moved on to its second technological platform with the introduction of biodegradable and biobased building blocks and now offers a growing portfolio of USDA certified biobased products.

As it continues to expand its diverse technological portfolio, Cortec® is eager to help end users find the best solution for their corrosion needs.

Cortec® World Headquarters wins State of Minnesota Governor’s Safety Award!

Governors award 2018

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What's New:

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06/19/19FEATURED IN: Cortec® EcoAir® Tool & Die Rust Preventative Cuts Costs and Meets the Specialized Needs of Mould, Die, and Tooling Manufacturers Featured in Protective Coatings Magazine!
06/19/19FEATURED IN: Cortec Launches New Biodegradable Packaging Film Featured in Industry Analysis Magazine!
06/18/19PRESS RELEASE: Cortec® Displays Superior Environmental Performance Through Wisconsin’s Green Tier Program
06/17/19NEWS ALERT: Cortec® Leaves Significant Imprint on ICRI Spring Convention
06/17/19FEATURED IN: Croatian Firm Cortec Debuts EcoCorr® Biodegradable Packing Film Featured in TIPS Magazine!
06/17/19FEATURED IN: Cortec Launches Certified Biodegradable Anticorrosion Film Featured in Bio Based Magazine!
06/17/19FEATURED IN: First Certified Biodegradable Anticorrosion Film powered by Nano VpCI® Produced in the First Croatian Biofilms Plant Featured in IPCM Magazine!
06/17/19PRESS RELEASE: New Improved CorShield® VpCI®-146 Paper Offers Two-Sided Protection and Greater Flexibility
06/14/19Cortec News for Friday, June 14, 2019
06/14/19PRESS RELEASE: Cortec® Delivers Powerful MCI® Water/Oil/Stain Repellant While Meeting Regulatory Demands
06/13/19CASE HISTORY SPOTLIGHT: Case History #506 Grease Resistant VpCI® Paper Solves Vehicle Frame Shipping Problem
06/12/19NEW PRODUCT RELEASE: MCI® POWR 100
06/12/19PRODUCT RELEASE: CorShield® VpCI®-146 Corrosion Inhibiting Paper Powered by Nano VpCI® Technology
06/12/19FEATURED IN: First Certified Biodegradable Anticorrosion Film powered by Nano VpCI® Produced in the First Croatian Biofilms Plant Featured in CT Magazine!
06/12/19CASE HISTORY #631 Extending Service Life of Gulf State Park Lodge
06/12/19NEWS ALERT: VpCI® Paper: Wrap, Interleave, Protect!
06/11/19NEWS ALERT: International Conference ‐ Corrosion in the Oil & Gas Industry: Cortec® Presents Two Papers at NACE Conference in Russia!
06/10/19FEATURED IN: Cortec Launches Certified Biodegradable Anticorrosion Film Featured in Chemarc Magazine!
06/07/19Cortec News for Friday, June 07, 2019
06/07/19NEWS ALERT: Cortec® to Present Practical Corrosion Solutions to Metal Industry at FABTECH 2019
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RoHS and SGS Reports Now Available for Key Cortec® Products! Distinguished Organization Award (2004)

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