Ternate, Italy
Ternate site

Ternate Site
Huntsman International (Italy) srl.
Via Mazzini, 58, 21020 TERNATE (VA), ITALY
Tel.:  +39 0332 941 111
Fax.: +39 0332 941 264 

A business unit of Huntsman Corporation - Polyurethanes Division

Employees: 70



Managing Director &
Performance Manager Independent System Houses
Luca Contu
Tel.: +39 0332 941 288

Site Operations Manager
Elisabetta Cigna
Tel.: +39 0332 941 325

Sales Manager
Vittorio Caria
Tel.: +39 0332 94 12 16

Maria-Carla Gusmini
Tel.: +39 0332 941 251

Human Resources Officer: 
Marta Faccin
Tel.: +39 0332 941 343

Supply Chain & EHSTQ Manager
Jacopo Gatti
Tel.: +39 0332 941 301

Luca Vicenzutto
Tel.: +39 0332 941 312


Araldite / Aradur Contacts (Advanced Materials)



The Huntsman Polyurethanes Ternate system house, Huntsman International (Italy) srl., is located 45 km (28 miles) from Milan, close to Malpensa Airport (20 km - 12.5 miles), the Swiss border and a main road system. The site was founded in 1965 as part of the US-based Atlas Chemical Industries. It became ICI in 1974 and Huntsman in 1999. As from 2008, the site is hosting Huntsman`s Textile Effects division.

The Commercial Team based in Ternate deals with local and global accounts located in the South European region both for PU systems and for TPU grades, with a special focus on insulation rigid foam applications and dedicated Innovation and Technical Service teams.

Production data

Our agile and fully automated plant, managed by motivated and experienced people, has been selected to support new projects related to Vitrox and fire rated CP markets. We contribute to a high manufacturing standard, excellent right first time rate and customer satisfaction.

Our facilities include:

  • Raw materials and isocyanate storage,
  • Automated blenders and reactors for rigid, flexible Vitrox products (batch size from 500 to 30,000 kg)
  • MDI dedicated reactor (2 - 5 tes) with vacuum pump / condenser,
  • Pilot reactor to support new developments (flex, polyol/iso, from 20 to 200 kg),
  • Automated drumming line (40dr/hr),
  • MDI IBC filling line,
  • Flammable products production (drum / IBC / bulk),
  • Inline color dosing unit on drumming machine.

Actual blending capacity is 45,000 tpa.

Business excellence and certifications

Ternate site is certified according to UNI EN ISO 9001:2008, UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 and AEO (Authorized Economic Operator).