How it all started
Formal Chemical (M) Sdn. Bhd. was founded in 1991 by Mr. Low Sew Keang, the honorary chairman of the board. Equipped with a master’s degree in chemical engineering, and his 20 years of wealth experience and knowledge working as a plant manager in the formaldehyde industry, he has succeeded in setting up a formaldehyde plant located in Lunas, Kedah. Formal Chemical (M) Sdn. Bhd. is now a leading manufacturer of adhesive resins products in Malaysia.
Our core business
The core of Formal Chemical’s business is to manufacture and distribute the adhesive resin products together with their relevant hardeners and filler material to cater for the plywood mills and other related wood-based industries in Malaysia.
The major products which it finds applications are particle board and MDF, wood substitute products and plywood in the production of furniture, decorative products and construction materials.
Adhesive resins - all under one roof
The adhesive resins are manufactured under three classifications, Urea Formaldehyde (UF), Phenol-Formaldehyde (PF) and Melamine-Urea- Formaldehyde (MUF) with Formaldehyde as the base raw material.
With the continuous expansion of timber industries in response to customer demand, the company has developed modern production technology in an effort to innovate quality products achieving top-level international qualities with our optimum research and production system.