The Bud Group, through CJP Chemicals, delivers one of the most all-encompassing speciality chemicals offerings in Africa – importing and distributing a host of raw materials used in an array of consumer and industrial products.
The stuff of everyday life, these ingredients are in everything from the cleaning materials you use to the fuel in your car, the food you eat and the treatment of your water supply.
The Group’s offering is organised into these overarching divisions: food and wine; personal care and pharmaceuticals; lubricants and energy; paint, construction and adhesives; and industrial chemicals.
FATS AND OILS
Carriers, divider oils and fatty acids are among the
FLAVOURS AND FRAGRANCES
Essential oils, flavour enhancers, spices and oleoresins add to the feast for the senses.
Leavening and raising agents, starches, flour treatment agents and yeast help bakeries rise to the occasion.
Soya, spices, bulking and binding agents are among the raw materials for meat products.
Beverage additives include alcohols, anti-foaming agents, cloudifiers and sweeteners.
AGRICULTURE AND FEEDS
Supplements animal health and nutrition by supplying raw materials to the animal food industry as well as the agricultural sector.
Solutions for the wine industry include stabilisers, clarifiers, fermentation agents and preservatives.
PERSONAL CARE AND PHARMACEUTICALS
Ingredients that deliver ease-of-use technical performance and efficacy to customers’ formulations, such as moisturising, anti-ageing and exfoliating agents, humectants, silicones, UV filters, fillers and more.
LUBRICANTS AND ENERGY
A broad range of products encompassing crankcase, driveline and industrial lubricant additives, brake fluid, summer coolant and winter anti-freeze concentrate packages.
Commodity and speciality chemicals for the manufacturing sector – from mining to water and metal treatment, tanning
PAINTS AND COATINGS
Speciality and commodity raw materials for the paint, construction and adhesives markets include pigments, waxes, titanium dioxide replacements and resins.
Concrete modifiers, accelerators, fillers and binders play a supporting role in construction.
Water softeners, pH regulators and filtration aids ensure the delivery of clean water.
Antibacterials, bleaching agents, fragrances and waxes are among the materials making up homecare products.
Established in 1986, CJP Chemicals has strong, long-standing partnerships with both local and international producers.
With sales offices and warehouses in Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, it is a leading distributor to customers nationwide.