Founded in 1982
| Avatar Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor
of raw materials and ingredients for the food, drug, and cosmetic
industries. We are a privately held, Illinois corporation.
Our principal offices and plant are located on a 23-acre site
in University Park, Illinois. We operate in full compliance
with Current Good Manufacturing Practice cGMP and have
been assigned a Permanent Drug Registration Number by the US
Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).
Avatar is on target to be the leader in specialty release agents
and lubricants for the food and drug industries. Our accomplishments
and efforts are recognized and supported by a growing number
of the finest companies in the food, pharmaceutical, and personal
Individualized customer service is a high priority at Avatar
Corporation and the teamwork essential to achieve this service
is evident. Special emphasis is placed on the production and
packaging of exceptionally high quality materials and ingredients
with strict adherence to our quality control protocols.
Ultimately, winning organizations deliver meaningful results
from operations. We will continue to evaluate our business for
its ability to enhance overall performance and value. Conversely,
we will divest business or product lines that cant contribute.
The gains in market share, improvements in productivity, and
relationships with customers and suppliers position us to reach
our performance objectives.
A major player in the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Industries, Avatar
The Food Industry
Baking- specialty vegetable
oils, divider oils, bread pan oils, trough greases and specialty
shortenings. These products are utilized as release agents,
shortenings and food-grade lubricants for specific equipment
used in the conveyance, forming and processing of bakery products.
specialized release agents including slab, belt and kettle
lubricants to assure effective release, extended shelf life
and product clarity.
Meat and Poultry- Avatar Corporation has received USDA
authorization for all Citation™ and Avatech™ White
Mineral Oils for use in official establishments operating
under guidelines prescribed by USDA inspection and Grading
The Drug Industry
Avatar is designated by USFDA as a bulk
pharmaceutical chemical manufacturer. We manufacture a variety
of excipients, diluents and vehicles used in ethical pharmaceutical
The Cosmetic Industry
Our participation and dedication to this
market segment is fundamental. We manufacture a variety of
emollients, humectants and surfactants used in personal care
Trolley Oils for the meat industry
Avox™ - Antioxidants for the
food, drug and cosmetic industry
ProTech™ - Bio-degradable,
environmentally safe lubricants
Coolant media (food-grade heat transfer fluids for chillers)
Citation™ , Avatech™
- White mineral oils Pinnacle™
, Snow White™ , Soft White™ - Petrolatums