Founded in 1985
Paladin Paints & Chemicals Pvt. Ltd., renamed from Vanaprabha in 2000, has built a stature for its innovative products, operational excellence and genuine concern for environmental and human health. Our aim is to develop lasting relationships with our customers based on human qualities: by understanding their needs, doing business with ethics and demonstrating a passion for exceeding their expectations.
With sales operations in over 20 countries, we serve coatings manufacturers in Marine, Protective, Industrial, Flooring, Automotive and Electronics segments. We supply a unique range of products for protection and durability of our customers’ assets. We are striving hard to be one of the world leader’s in developing, manufacturing, and promoting products using natural and renewable cashew nutshell liquid (CNSL) technology. Our team is driven with a work force which delivers perfection to meet client requirements. Our technical division is headed by experts with more than 100 years of combined experience in polymer chemistry & CNSL technology. We are the PIONEERS of CNSL Technology in India and are proud to be so. This was our first major step towards the safety of the environment and our people.

Headquartered in Mumbai, the economic capital of the country, Paladin is led by a management team with a combined experience of over 60 years of manufacturing in Epoxy Resins.
Paladin Paints & Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.
manufactures all products at its production plant at Khalapur (India), which is ISO 9001:2015 certified. The entire staff of Paladin adheres strictly to best practices to ensure health, safety, environmental and security standards. We are dedicated to constant improvement and thus invest heavily in our R&D Laboratory, Manufacturing Equipments & Technical Support. Our research facility located at the manufacturing site, mainly focuses on development of innovative CNSL based high performance products for end-use oriented market requirements in order to satisfy our customers’ needs. It is our main objective to exploit renewable natural raw materials for developing high quality products. With a well skilled and experienced team, we are working on developing new paths to meet future market requirements.
At Paladin Paints & Chemicals Pvt. Ltd., the unique properties of CNSL are studied and scientifically manipulated to manufacture a wide range of products for industrial, chemical and end-use applications. Cardanol derived from CNSL is an organic and renewable substitute for the higher cost phenol based products. Furthermore, it introduces unique features and advantages over some traditional chemistries which find applications in resins, coatings, rubber, tribology and other industries.