Fielding Chemical and Haris Al Afaq Partner to Develop Green Business in the UAE

Haris-Al-AfaqFielding Chemical Technologies Inc. (Fielding) and Haris Al Afaq (Haris) today announced a joint venture to broaden their offering of green products and technologies in the UAE.

Joy Mukerji, CEO of Haris remarked, “Given our 20 year history with Fielding; we recognize both the business and environmental advantages of the Fielding business model. As Canada’s leader in chemical recovery, we have the right partner to increase our line of quality, recycled solvents. Fielding is also a leader in reclaiming refrigerant gases to meet virgin substitute specifications and precise customer requirements. Our venture will assess how this capability can serve customers in the Middle East.”

Mark Badger, CEO of Fielding stated “Fielding is well equipped to transfer technology and knowledge to countries committed to growing their green economy. Haris’ reputation and market reach position our venture for early success. We are honoured to be their partner to grow green business in the UAE.”

Haris Al Afaq is a leading distribution and trading company, active since 1968, in the fields of industrial chemicals, power generation and distribution, testing and measuring instruments. Haris Al Afaq, and through its associated companies, covers the whole of the Arabian Peninsula, Iran, Iraq, East Africa and the Indian subcontinent. Infrastructure and facilities are centralized in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company employs in excess of 100 persons all of whom are well experienced and trained in their fields of activity. Haris Al Afaq has over 30,000 sq ft of covered warehouse space, including in the Jebel Ali Free Zone, along with mechanical handling equipment and special equipment for handling hazardous chemicals.

Fielding is a Cleantech company. For nearly 60 years Fielding has served the paint and coatings, manufacturing, automotive, pharmaceutical, aviation, printing and HVAC industries by giving new life to waste solvent, glycols and refrigerants. As an industry leader widely recognized for its environmental stewardship, Fielding delivers the Science of Sustainability(R) to help its customers enhance their profitability while protecting the environment.

For further Information:

Mark Badger
Fielding Chemical Technologies Inc.
416 795 3919

Joy Mukerji
Haris Al Afaq

Leave a Reply