Your Trusted and Reliable source for specialty chemicals


By devoting time, attention and resources we offer the finest service to our customers and principals


Our sales efforts are conducted in a consultative selling manner by our technically and experienced sales personnel


Long-standing and in-depth relationships with the customer's technical, purchasing and and management personnel


Logistics and warehouse capabilities to effectively source globally while delivering local service


Safe and Responsible handling of chemicals by following the guidelines put forth by the National Association of Chemical Distributors


Rubber and Plastic
Plastic Compounders and Plastic Color Concentrate Formulators value the products VHM carries such as extenders, reinforcing minerals, pigments, flame retardants, antioxidants, and UV absorbers for their raw material requirements.

Adhesives and Sealants
Formulators of caulks, sealants, one and two pack adhesives, depend on Van Horn Metz for products such as epoxy resins, hardeners, acrylics, and aliphatic isocya-nates. We also offer materials such as extenders, surfactants, additives, adhesion promoters, and pigments.

Building and Construction
VHM offers Epoxy Resins and Curatives, including Waterborne alternatives, Crosslinkers, Rheology Modifiers, Pigments, Biocides and Fungicides, as well as Waterbased Silicone Masonry Water Repellants. These materials are used in application areas such as Flooring, Bridge Decking, Infrastructure Repair projects, and more.

Ink   Ink customers use VHM to supply resins, extenders, additives, surfactants, minerals, amorphous gels, flame retardants, pigments and more. Our materials go into a wide range of Ink applications including sceen printing inks, inkjet printing, gravure inks, offset inks, etc.

Specialty Lubricants
Specialty Lubricant and Grease manufacturers formulate from VHM's list of surfactants, minerals, amorphous gels, flame retardants and pigments.

Paint and Coatings
VHM offers extenders, additives, surfactants, resins and pigments for formulating Trade, General, Industrial, Maintenance, OEM and Mold release coatings.


Personal Care

Household, Industrial & Institutional