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American Chemet

American Chemet

Cuprous Oxide,Cupric Oxide
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American Chemet is a privately owned manufacturer and marketer of Cuprous Oxide, Cupric Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Copper Powder, Cuprous Oxide based Agricultural Fungicides, and related products. Chemet is the global leader in copper oxides. Since the 1970's the company has produced both cuprous oxides and cupric oxides which are sold around the world for use in antifouling coatings, pressure wood treatment, catalysts, agricultural applications, ceramics, copper chemical production and ferrite production.

Chemet Sales and Executive offices are in Deerfield, Illinois and Chemet’s manufacturing sites are in Montana and Tennessee. American Chemet’s Montana facility focuses on cuprous oxides, cupric oxides, basic copper carbonate and fine particle size copper powders.

American Chemet Corporation, established in 1946, is a privately-owned manufacturer and marketer of metal-based chemicals.

American Chemet is dedicated to being a leading global supplier of high quality metal-based chemicals while first and foremost committed to excellence in customer service. 


American Chemet Corporation manufactures metal-based powders and chemicals that are used to Move, Shelter, and Feed the World.

In application, our products reduce greenhouse gas emissions, make industries more efficient, and make building products more enduring.

We do this for the benefit of our Customers, Industries, Communities, Employees, and Shareholders.


  • Team work

  • Integrity

  • Customer focus

  • Innovation

  • Being a reliable partner

  • Being a good employer  

  • Continuous Improvement

  • Safety


Our products are used in application in a diverse set of industries including:

  • Antifouling

  • Ceramic and Glass Colorants

  • Roofing

  • Agricultural Fungicide and Fertilizers

  • Building Materials

  • Pressure Treated Lumber

  • Friction

  • Powder Metallurgy

  • Aerospace

  • Automotive

  • Micronutrient Supplement for Animal Feed

  • Plating

  • Copper Chemicals

  • And More