Ultra-High-Purity Alumina manufacturer Polar Performance Materials is now shipping HPA from new production facility in Ontario, Canada.

Oakville, ON: Polar Performance Materials is pleased to announce its first shipment of high purity alumina (HPA) products from its state-of-the-art production facility in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. Polar utilizes proprietary technology and the latest in advanced production equipment to produce high-purity alumina powder, beads, and pucks which are shipped to customers worldwide.

“Polar Performance Materials has a strong foundation and a differentiated production process that allow us to deliver high performance HPA that consistently meets or exceeds customer requirements, enabling them to unlock greater value,”

Mike Ciarroni, COO.

Polar’s new facility produces customizable HPA powder, beads, and pucks. These products are used in high-performance applications, including semiconductor equipment components, sapphire crystal growth for LEDs and optical components, aerospace composites, thermal interface materials, lithium-ion batteries, and other industrial applications.

High-quality HPA products are a key enabler of low-carbon technologies including LEDs, electric vehicles, and energy storage.  Polar’s patented process has been utilized to produce HPA since 2018. This proprietary process is readily scalable at ultra-high purity, allowing Polar to adjust production volumes based on individual client’s needs. New production capabilities will allow Polar to expand into new high-performance applications and markets in the coming years.  

To learn more or ask specific questions about orders, please contact Polar Performance Materials.

About Polar Performance Materials

Polar Performance Materials has developed a breakthrough process for manufacturing the ultra-high purity, cost effective High Purity Alumina (HPA). HPA is a critical specialty material for green technologies such as LEDs, lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, aerospace, and other industrial applications. Polar’s patented production process has a much lower carbon footprint compared to incumbent alumina production processes. The company manufactures its ultra-high-purity HPA products in Oakville, Ontario. For more information on Polar Performance Materials, visit www.polarpm.com.

Contact: Adrian Cecil
Polar Performance Materials
+1 (905) 362-5401

About ARA Partners

Ara Partners is a private equity firm focused on industrial decarbonization investments. Ara Partners invests in the industrial and manufacturing, chemicals and materials, energy efficiency, green fuels, and food and agriculture sectors, seeking to create companies with significant decarbonization impact. It operates from offices in Houston, Boston and Dublin, Ireland. Ara Partners closed its second fund with approximately $1.1 billion in capital commitments in September 2021. For more information on Ara Partners, visit www.arapartners.com.

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