Daubert Cromwell  

12701 S Ridgeway Ave
Alsip,  IL  60803-1526

United States
  • Booth: D46253

Daubert Cromwell is a global manufacturer of corrosion inhibitor (VCI) products used in metal stamping & fabricating, coil processing, automotive, heavy equipment, electronics and other industries where corrosion prevention is critical.

VCI Packaging and Rust Preventive Liquids protect and prevent rust on metal surfaces and components such as fabricated parts, steel coils, wire, machinery, and castings in all stages of their lifecycle: during manufacture, storage, export, lay-up and preservation. Daubert Cromwell offers the most comprehensive selection of corrosion protective products, including:

Daubert Cromwell, an ISO 9001:2015 company, is headquartered in suburban Chicago with subsidiaries in EuropeChinaBrazil and Mexico.

 Press Releases

  • August 5, 2019

    For immediate release

    Daubert Cromwell Laboratory Earns ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Accreditation

    Alsip, IL - Daubert Cromwell, a leading manufacturer of corrosion inhibitor (VCI) products for metalworking industries, announces that its Testing Laboratory has attained ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation. ISO/IEC 17025:2017 is the highest recognized quality standard in the world for calibration and testing laboratories. Accreditation means the lab consistently produces precise and accurate test data and has implemented a rigorous quality management system.

    The scope of the accreditation covers 19 tests and properties relevant to Daubert Cromwell as a global manufacturer of VCI papers, films, and liquids. It is the only lab accredited to perform internationally recognized TL8135 and newly adopted NACE TM0208, in addition to the military's Mil-Std-3010.

    Daubert Cromwell's lab accreditation project was led by Lab Manager Kristi Lanzo and Technical Services Director Dr. Jonathan Brekan. 

    President and CEO Martin J. Simpson commended them for their investment into attaining distinction as a certified testing lab for corrosion prevention products. "This is a credit to you and your team," he said. "Achieving this certification will prove to customers and competitors that we operate a world class VCI lab that deserves to be recognized for competency, high standards and product development."

    Daubert Cromwell's lab in Alsip, IL, is the center for its Quality Control, Technical Service and R&D projects.  Its demonstrated advancements in training, acquiring new analytical equipment and standardizing all laboratory procedures all contributed to earning this success.   

    "This will have a significant impact on our already strong reputation and standing within the VCI industry," Simpson added. 

    Daubert Cromwell is an ISO 9001:2015 company headquartered in Alsip, IL.  Subsidiaries are located in Europe, Brazil, China and Mexico. 

    For more information, email info@daubertcromwell.com, call 800-535-3535 or +1-708-293-7750.

    About Daubert Cromwell:

    Daubert Cromwell is a global manufacturer of corrosion prevention packaging products. Since 1948, it has been the choice of automotive, heavy equipment, electronics, military, aerospace, and metal fabricators in the US and around the world.   Based in Alsip, Illinois, USA, Daubert Cromwell has manufacturing operations, sales offices and qualified technicians wherever corrosion control expertise is required.


  • Safecote® CLV Stops Rust Inside Threaded Bolt Hole
    New Safecote CLV Rust Preventive Liquid protects internal threads on machinery stored outdoors. Low VOC; does not require removal. Ideal for rental equipment & heavy duty construction machines where long-term corrosion prevention is critical....

  • Daubert Cromwell's new Safecote® CLV rust preventive liquid  is a water-based, low VOC rust preventive coating that provides environmentally safe corrosion protection for metals during storage and shipment.  It is tested and proven effective to prevent rust on threads inside exposed bolt holes, without affecting torque.  Apply Safecote CLV by spray, brush or dip.  It hardens to a firm, water-resistant coating in 90 minutes that has excellent resistance to high humidity and salt spray.  Removal is not required.  Use Safecote CLV on engine blocks and large machinery, fabricated metal assemblies and parts.  OEM approved for use to prevent rust inside bolt holes on equipment stored  outdoors.

  • Clear Pak® 5000 Film Protects Steel, Aluminum
    Environmentally friendly Clear Pak 5000 film protects steel, aluminum & copper. Bio-based, nitrite & amine-free. Internationally approved for industries such as automotive, electronics, aerospace & precision machined parts manufacturing....

  • Introducing the next generation of environmentally friendly Clear Pak brand VCI films - Clear Pak 5000, enhanced to protect steel, aluminum and copper.   

    Daubert Cromwell's Clear Pak 5000 is bio-based, internationally tested and approved film for use in industries where the needs for corrosion solutions are evolving: Automotive, electronics, aerospace, and precision machined parts manufacturing.   

    In rigorous industry and OEM testing, new CP5000 earned highest ratings as an effective VCI packaging film. It is nitrite and amine free, adding to increased worker safety.  

  • Premium Metal-Guard® VCI Bubble Bags
    Flexible, adhesive-top bubble bags that protect metal parts from physical damage and corrosion during storage and shipment. Reduces labor costs and packaging time....

  • Premium Metal-Guard® VCI bubble bags provide cushioning and corrosion protection for highly polished, precision machined parts in storage and during transit. Bags are best for heavy metal parts and delicate components that are susceptible to damage due to vibration during shipment.  Optional peel-and-seal closure makes bags easy to use, up to 3 times faster than hand-wrapping.

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