Join DTI September 6-8, 2017 in Charleston, South Carolina for the Specialty & Agro Chemicals America Tradeshow! 

With a focus on promoting chemical manufacturing, technologies, and related services that have specific applications for the agrochemical and specialty chemical markets, the Specialty & Agro Chemicals America ( event is looking to deliver a higher quality business networking opportunity.

Be sure to stop by booth #507, for your convenience, schedule a meeting with us prior to the show. To request a meeting, use our contact form on the “contact” page, or email a DTI representative at

We look foward to seeing you at the show!

 Agro Show

Rivertop Renewables Partners with Radical Polymers to Serve Independent Segment of the Water Treatment Market

Companies will work jointly to distribute and support Waterline® CI as well as formulate this specialty chemical with INITIA® scale control technologies for new, sustainable offerings to independent water treaters

MISSOULA, Mont. (April 3, 2017) Rivertop Renewables ( today announced a partnership with Radical Polymers ( to provide Rivertop’s Waterline CI to the water treatment market segment populated by independent providers. The companies will collaborate closely to provide customers with marketing and technical support and with new formulations that harness the complementary benefits of Waterline CI and INITIA mineral scale-control products. Beyond leveraging each partner’s unique technology and technical capabilities, customers will benefit from the partners’ deep industry experience, relationships and leading customer service.

 Rivertop Press Release

Tri/Austin Presented Prestigious Tibbetts Award at the White House

(February 15,2017) Austin, TX. — Texas Research Institute Austin, Inc. (TRI/Austin) has been recognized with the Tibbetts award through the participation in the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Vice President of TRI/Austin, Dr. Michael Dingus and Director of Business Development, Vince Newton, accepted the award on January 9th, 2017 at the Eisenhower Building within the White House complex in Washington, D.C. 

TRI/Austin has produced a multitude of technological advances over the years due to its work with the SBIR/STTR projects. TRI/Austin’s Marine Grease™ lubrication used in submarine hangers, the newest SBIR product developed in 2016, is resistant to water washout, prevents corrosion and passed the NAVSEA P-9290 certification for off-gassing of volatile compounds which is crucial in confined spaces. 

 TRI/Austin Press Release

Edgewater Capital Partners Acquires DanChem Technologies, Inc. From Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc.

(December 5, 2016) Cleveland, OH and Danville, VA. — Edgewater Capital Partners (“Edgewater”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of DanChem Technologies, Inc. (“DTI”, “DanChem”, or the “Company”) from Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. (“EBI”). 

Based in Danville, Virginia, DTI provides process scale-up and contract manufacturing (tolling) services to the fine and specialty chemical industries. Founded in 1960, as the Research Division of Dan River, Inc., DanChem expanded into non-textile chemical manufacturing in the 1970’s. With a history of providing complex, custom chemical manufacturing and technical solutions to industry-leading firms, DTI has developed the knowledge and expertise to meet the most demanding applications and processing needs.

Edgewater & DTI Press Release