Cardolite Corporation is a privately held manufacturer of the world's largest variety of products derived from cashew nutshell liquid (CNSL). Cardolite is the leader in the production and development of high quality CNSL based materials across the globe. The unique properties of CNSL are used to develop and produce a wide range of specialty curing agents, resins, and diluents for coatings, adhesives, composites and friction applications. Cardolite operates manufacturing facilities and state-of-the-art research facilities in the USA, China and India. These laboratories are able to develop epoxy hardeners, modifiers and resins for composite applications with performance advantages over some traditional, petrochemical based chemistries.