Arom-dekor Kemi AB is a leading complete supplier of the nitrogen oxide reducing AdBlue® and other automotive chemicals to the Nordic transport sector. By self-checking the whole chain, from production to packaging and delivery, we can always guarantee consistent high quality. We also offer a selected range of chemicals to industry and the consumer market.
The bulk of production and packaging takes place in Scandinavia’s most modern chemical facility, our own factory outside Borås. With our highly developed logistics network, we can supply our customers with custom distribution solutions that often include automatic refilling. With our own scheduled transport, tanker trucks and different types of tanks and pumping stations located on site with companies and organisations, we make sure that the wheels of the transport sector keep turning. And at the best possible price and with minimal environmental impact.
Arom-dekor Kemi AB is a company that is growing strongly and with the acquisition of 80% of the shares in the Norwegian company Merco AS that potential is further expanded. Today Sweden and Norway are Arom-dekor Kemi’s home markets, but the expansion is happening across the whole Nordic area.
Arom-dekor Kemi’s philosophy is to offer every customer an optimum comprehensive solution. Our own production, flexible packaging and customized distribution maximize the opportunities. Arom-dekor Kemi is an enthusiastic complete supplier that places the focus on the customer. We are always looking for new ways to improve all our operational processes. The company’s rapid growth emphasises that it is something special.
1940 Arom-dekor Kemi was founded and to begin with operations were based on producing aromas and decorations for bakeries, so a lot has changed since then. 2008 the company was bought by Christian Lundell who has an extensive background in the chemicals industry. Under his leadership the company has grown strongly and today manages more than 35,000 cubic metres of chemical products each year.
2016 Vilokan acquires 80% of the shares in Arom-dekor Kemi. The Vilokan group is owned by Johan Brandberg, Lars Rosell, Karl-Henrik Jönsson and the family owned investment company Gullspång Invest AB. Christian Lundell continues as CEO and retains a 20% stake in Arom-dekor Kemi.
2017 Arom-dekor Kemi AB acquires 80% of the shares in the Norwegian company Merco AS. Merco is one of Norway’s leading suppliers of AdBlue® and cleaning agents for heavy transports. Merco offers all types of cleaning agents and lubricants for industry.
2018 Arom-dekor Kemi AB acquires the remaining 20% in Merco AS and renamed Arom-dekor Kemi AS. Sales offices and staff remain unchanged in Førde and work towards the Norwegian market.
2019 Arom-dekor Kemi AB acquires 70% of the shares in Finnish AdChemicals OY. AdChemicals’ journey now continues with the Swedish owners Arom-dekor Kemi AB, which 20181122 acquires 70% of the shares in AdChemicals OY. AdChemicals OY has recently purchased an industrial property in Kouvola and the construction for an AdBlue® production has started and will be running at the turn of the year 2018/2019. At the same time as Arom-dekors acquire AdChemicals (during Q1 2019), they will change their name to Arom-dekor Kemi OY.
Our range is divided into four different trademarks: AdBlue® reduces emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) in diesel vehicles equipped with SCR technology. AdBlue® from Arom-dekor Kemi meets the requirements of ISO/PAS 22241-1. The product is also checked by an independent laboratory and supplied with a quality certificate. AdProLine® is the name of our range of automotive chemicals such as washer fluid, glycol and cleaning products for the transport sector. AdTechLine® is the name of our range of products specially designed for industry. AdHomeLine is a new and expanding range of chemical products for the consumer market. Total Lubricant products suitable for most applications. A wide range of products ranging from “simple” fats to ultramodern lace products developed with and approved by the major engine manufacturers.