| Nasdaq: IOSP
Innospec, Inc. develops, manufactures, blends, markets and supplies fuel additives, personal care and fragrance products and other specialty chemicals. The company's products are sold primarily to oil refineries, personal care and fragrance companies, and other chemical and industrial companies throughout the world. It operates its business through three segments: Fuel Specialties, Performance Chemicals and Octane Additives. The Fuel Specialties segment develops, manufactures, blends, markets and supplies a range of specialty chemical products used as additives to a wide range of fuels. These fuel additive products help improve fuel efficiency, boost engine performance and reduce harmful emissions; and are used in the efficient operation of automotive, marine and aviation engines, power station generators, and heating and diesel particulate filter systems. The Performance Chemicals segment provides effective technology-based solutions for customer's processes or products focused in the personal care; polymers; and fragrance ingredients markets. The Octane Additives segment provides tetra ethyl lead, comprises sales of tetra ethyl lead for use in automotive gasoline and trading in respect of its environmental remediation business. The company was founded on May 22, 1998 and is headquartered in Littleton, CO.