Dalton, GA


Agriculture & Chemicals

Investment Status


Investment Date

Jun 2017

Founded in 1980 and headquartered in Dalton, GA, MFG Chemical is a custom contract manufacturer of specialty chemicals, serving a wide range of chemical companies that participate in a diverse set of end markets, including asphalt, coatings, mining, lubricants, oilfield, pulp & paper, and water treatment.

Add-On Acquisition Criteria

Ideal Target Characteristics

Manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals






End Markets Served

Surfactants, anhydrides, water treatment,
household, industrial & institutional chemicals

“For almost 40 years, MFG Chemical has leveraged its differentiated position in maleic anhydride and glacial acrylic acid to develop and manufacture new products in partnership with our customers to better serve their needs.”

Charles E. Gavin, III, Founder and Chairman

MFG Chemical

Testimonials are provided to demonstrate the benefits of working with the Platte River team. They are not provided to solicit limited partners in a Platte River Fund. Some portfolio company executives featured in the testimonials may also have an Interest in a Platte River Fund; such executives’ testimonials are not offered on the basis of being an investor in a Platte River Fund but rather as an executive who works with the Platte River team.



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