ASK Chemicals

ASK Chemicals is one of the world’s largest providers of comprehensive solutions and tailored consulting services in the castings industry. Formed by some of the most influential and respected brands in the castings world (Ashland Castings Solutions,

ASK Chemicals L.P.
495 Metro Place South, Suite 250
Dublin, OH 43017

ASK Chemicals Support
Fax: 614-790-3941

Luiz Totti
Executive Vice President - Americas
Tel.: +1 614 965 9415
[email protected]

Joe Muniza
Operations Director (Americas)
Tel.: +1 440 343 3507
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Jim Archibald
Director - Product Line Specialists & Design Services
Tel.: +1 614 763 0202
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Charles Hoertz, Marketing Mgr — Americas

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ASK Chemicals is one of the world’s largest providers of comprehensive solutions and tailored consulting services in the castings industry.  Beyond delivering exceptionally engineered products we also offer world-class research & development and unparalleled technical support.  Present in 25 countries, ASK Chemicals helps you keep pace with global developments and trends in the casting industry.

Our products

ASK Chemicals has a portfolio of products that encompasses an exceptionally broad and innovative range of foundry resources such as binders, coatings, feeders, filters and release agents, as well as metallurgical products including inoculants, inoculation wires and master alloys for iron castings.  With so many offerings in one place customers can experience the multitude of benefits realized through partnering with a single service provider such as product bundling, combined shipments, faster response times and greater reliability. 

ASK Chemicals regards itself as a driving force behind the creation of innovations specific to the industry and sets itself the challenge of constantly developing products for the benefit of its customers.  Flexibility, speed, quality and sustainability are crucial for achieving this, as is ensuring that the products and applications are cost-effective. 

Our Capabilities and Services

Maximizing customer profitability is our relentless pursuit at ASK Chemicals.  Our products, unsurpassed in quality and technology, are proof of this.  Nevertheless, the increasingly strenuous technological demands placed on foundries today require even greater resources to withstand these pressures.  As industry leading innovators we offer the most progressive value added services to ensure foundries keep-pace with these latter growing demands.  These service groups are our Design Services Group, our Technical Services Group and our Research & Development Group. 

Our Design Services Group optimizes foundry processes with state-of-the-art simulation technology to improve your competitiveness by increasing productivity, reducing costs and speeding launch times. 

Our Technical Services Group has over 218 years of metalcasting experience, plus a unique mobile foundry laboratory to optimize your foundry processes without disrupting your production.

Our Research & Development Group operates three private foundry research labs in Europe, North America and Asia, where customer-specific applications and product innovations are developed.