Zschimmer & Schwarz is a family owned company that was founded in Germany in 1894, with current ownership that traces back to the founders. Z&S now operates in 15 countries with more than 1200 employees. The company has achieved long term growth by recognizing that our customers are partners in our success.


Zschimmer & Schwarz USA was founded in 1998 and provides customized chemistry solutions including synthetic esters, phosphate esters, amides and emulsifiers our of our state-of-the art facility in Milledgeville, GA. The recent acquisition of the Lexolube line adds high performance synthetic esters to the Zschimmer portfolio of lubricant ingredients.