CPS is a rapidly growing specialty chemicals company with 3 business units – GEO Specialty Chemicals, FAR Chemicals and Cyalume Chemical Light. Our companies are leaders in their fields, stemming from strong technology capability to produce high value materials and devices. We focus on end markets where performance counts – including specialty coatings, medical devices, eyecare materials, pharmaceutical intermediates, nutrition and water treatment. We pride ourselves on working with our business partners to take on tough challenges and deliver innovative solutions.
Our GEO Specialty Chemicals division has grown over the past 30 years from a niche specialty chemicals supplier to a leader in coatings additives, water treatment chemicals and specialty additives. GEO has a broad product range operating from 19 facilities in the US and UK. GEO specializes in value added chemistries including specialty methacrylates for coatings and adhesives, specialty silicones for contact lenses as well as specialty coagulants for industrial and municipal water treatment. GEO is also the largest North American producer of glycine, a key amino acid used in human and animal nutrition and personal care products. Other major offerings are dispersants, surfactants, and other additives for the concrete admixtures, synthetic rubber polymerization, gypsum processing and oil well drilling markets.