Omnistab OB ER-1

Omnistab OB ER-1 is used for whitening and brightening of polyester fiber. Besides the OB ER-1 has a good brightening effect on plastics and polymers like polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC). The product acts as an optical brightener and is able to absorb ultraviolet radiation which is invincible for the naked eye. The Omnistab OB ER-1 is non-toxic, odorless and soluble in most of the organic solvents. Some of the benefits are the high temperature resistance and light stability.

Product composition

  • CAS number(s): 13001-40-6
  • Chemical name(s): 1,4-Bis(2-cyanostyryl)benzene
  • Molecular formula: C24H16N2
  • Molecular weight (g/mol): 332.4
  • EU (EG-No (EINECS/ELINCS)): 235-836-7


  • Assay (%): 99.00 min
  • Melting range (°C): 230.00 - 232.00
  • Fineness (mesh): 100 min
  • Volatiles (%): 00.30 max
  • Product form(s): Crystal powder
  • Packaging option(s): Carton


In 2007 we decided to start ICG Specialty Chemicals selling specialty chemicals and additives under the tradename Omnistab.



Partners in Chemicals expanded its business in Middle East by setting up a branch office in Dubai in 2014.

Our Dubai office gives direct access to the Middle East and Africa. Having warehousing facility in the Dubai Free Zone makes it much easier to import, stock and re-export material to different destinations around the globe.




To serve the American market we have set up our Chicago branch office in 2009.



Deltachem (Qingdao) Co. Ltd. has been established in 2012 but general manager Mr. Mike Zou is already since 2007 a business partner for the Omnistab range.

Deltachem is the partner of Choice for Partners in Chemicals.

Besides being responsible for sourcing new products, supplychain and quality controle Deltachem is also managing the production facilities and handles the technical support.

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