Current News

A statewide grant supports employee training in Starved Rock Country

August 15, 2019 LaSalle, IL – Manufacturing provides more than half-a-million jobs in Illinois. For many manufacturers, the challenge is finding people with the right skill set to fill open positions. Developing needed talent through training and educational opportunities was the focus of a recent visit... Read More

Carus Corporation welcomes new investor to accelerate growth

July 12, 2019 Peru, IL (July 12, 2019) – Carus Corporation, a leading privately held manufacturer of specialty products for multiple environmental markets, announced a strategic investment from, and long-term partnership with, Seidler Equity Partners (“SEP”).   SEP is... Read More

Celebrating 20 years without a recordable injury, Carus' Belmont site is recognized for safety excellence

July 02, 2019 Belmont, N.C. - For the fifth consecutive year, the North Carolina Department of Labor is recognizing Carus Corporation’s Belmont, N.C. location with a Gold Award for outstanding safety performance. The Carus facility is celebrating 20 years without an OSHA recordable injury... Read More

Carus offers free Summer Science Camp

May 07, 2019 PERU, IL - Registration for Carus Corporation's 2019 Summer Science Camp will begin at 8:30a.m. on May 14th. The free camp, open to students entering 6th grade in the fall, will take place June 24th-28th.    This year’s camp will once again offer students... Read More

Carus announces the formation of Alliance Transport Inc.

February 04, 2019 Carus Group, a leading manufacturer of specialty chemistries for water treatment, air purification, and soil remediation, is pleased to announce the formation of a new transportation company, Alliance Transport Inc.  This new entity is a wholly owned subsidiary of Carus Group... Read More

Imagine a Day Without Water Operators

October 10, 2018 By Dave Kuzy, President and CEO of Carus Group Each day, billions of gallons of water flow in and out of American homes and businesses, allowing us to cook, clean, bathe, turn up the heat, swim, grow crops, manufacture goods, and provide services. This is possible thanks to nearly... Read More

Lead Time Update

June 22, 2018 As you may have experienced yourself or read in various industry newsletters, the transportation and logistics industry is experiencing capacity shortages across all sectors.  The trucking industry has been especially hard hit by multiple factors that are driving up demand and costs while... Read More

Carus is recognized for exceptional performance in sustainability and safety

May 04, 2018 Carus Corporation is being honored among top industry leaders for safety performance, and innovations in sustainability. Carus was one of 10 companies recognized by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) with Waste Minimization, Reuse, and Recycling awards at the Council’s annual Responsible... Read More

Carus' 2018 Summer Science Camp registration begins April 27

April 16, 2018 PERU, IL – Registration for Carus Corporation’s 2018 Summer Science Camp will begin at 8:30 a.m. April 27 th . The free camp, which is open to students entering 6 th  grade in the fall, will take place June 4 th -8 th . This year, campers may be in for an additional... Read More

Carus Announces Close of sale of Sierra Chemical Company Assets

November 17, 2017 Carus Group Inc. has announced the closing of the sale of assets of its affiliate company, Sierra Chemical Company. The agreement for the sale of assets was signed July 15, 2017 and the sale closed on November 17, 2017. Read More

Alexander Chemical and Niacet enter purchase agreement for AHCl line

October 19, 2017 Alexander Chemical Corporation, a leader in the water purification chemical industry, has agreed to sell its anhydrous hydrogen chloride product line to Niacet Corporation. Following the sale, which is expected to close by October 30, 2017, Alexander will focus on its core product lines... Read More

Carus partners with ISAWWA for No Water, No Beer

September 29, 2017 Ottawa, IL – Cheers to clean water! That will be the toast when partygoers lift their glasses at the upcoming “No Water, No Beer” event in Ottawa. Carus Corporation is teaming up with the Illinois Section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) to host the awareness/networking... Read More

Tropical Storm Harvey Update

August 30, 2017 Tropical Storm Harvey made landfall as a hurricane in areas of Texas and Louisiana over the weekend, causing catastrophic damage and flooding. With inaccessible areas and more rain predicted, there are many locations where roads are flooded and impassible, making it possible for deliveries... Read More