Surfactants Inc. is formed dedicated to serve customers in three market segments :

  • Cosmetics / Personal Care
  • Household Cleaning
  • Industrial & Institutional Cleaning


Surfactants Inc. is acquired by Actives International and becomes known as Surfactants International. The offices and labs move to Allendale, NJ.


Surfactants International is acquired by TRI-K Industries a member of the Galaxy Group.


Surfactants International becomes TRI-K Industries Performance Products Division. Broadening the geography it serves from a regional to a national supplier of surfactants and biocides

1977 - 1987

The company moves to South Plainfield , New Jersey expands rapidly as one of the more dominate suppliers of surfactants and biocides in the Northeastern US

1988 - 2011

The company moves to Middlesex, NJ.The company expands its product line to include performance blends.Surety Laboratories is created to serve it customers with preservative and antimicrobials.


Surfactants International continues wit h the rich tradition of serving customers with surfactants and biocides under the Surfactant International brand names.


TRI-K Industries Performance Products Division is Galaxy Surfactants North America located in Denville, NJ