Industry: 5169—Chemicals and Allied Products, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of chemicals and allied products, not elsewhere classified, such as acids, industrial and heavy chemicals, dyestuffs, industrial salts, rosin, and turpentine. Establishments primarily engaged in the wholesale distribution of ammunition are classified in Industry Group 509; those distributing agricultural chemicals and pesticides are classified in Industry 5191; those distributing drugs are classified in Industry 5122; and those distributing pigments, paints, and varnishes are classified in Industry 5198.

Acids—wholesaleGlue—wholesale
Alcohol, industrial—wholesaleGum and wood chemicals—wholesale
Alkalies—wholesaleIndustrial gases—wholesale
Ammonia, except for fertilizer—wholesaleLaundry soap, chips, and powder—wholesale
Aromatic chemicals—wholesaleManmade fibers—wholesale
Carbon black—wholesaleMetal cyanides—wholesale
Caustic soda—wholesaleMetal polishes—wholesale
Chemical bulk stations and terminals—wholesaleMetal salts—wholesale
Chemicals, industrial and heavy—wholesaleNaval stores—wholesale
Chlorine—wholesaleOil additives—wholesale
Coal tar products, primary and intermediate—wholesaleOil drilling muds—wholesale
Concrete additives—wholesaleOrganic chemicals, synthetic—wholesale
Cyclic crudes and intermediates—wholesalePolishes: furniture, automobile, metal, shoe, etc.—wholesale
Detergents—wholesaleResins, synthetic rubber—wholesale
Drilling mud—wholesaleRosin—wholesale
Dry ice—wholesaleRust-proofing chemicals—wholesale
Dyestuffs—wholesaleSalts, industrial—wholesale
Essential oils—wholesaleSanitation preparations—wholesale
Explosives, all kinds except ammunition and fireworks—wholesaleSealants—wholesale
Food additives, chemical—wholesaleSurface active agents—wholesale
Fuel additives—wholesaleSynthetic rubber—wholesale
Gases, compressed and liquefied: except liquefied petroleumTurpentine—wholesale
Gelatin—wholesaleWaxes, except petroleum—wholesale
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
5169Chemicals and Allied Products, Nec10,196
516900Chemicals and allied products, nec2,892
51690000Chemicals and allied products, nec2,892
516901Alkalines and chlorine165
51690100Alkalines and chlorine90
51690101Alkalines47
51690102Caustic soda9
51690103Chlorine19
516902Industrial gases1,172
51690200Industrial gases327
51690201Acetylene6
51690202Aerosols14
51690203Carbon dioxide47
51690204Compressed gas73
51690205Dry ice127
51690206Gases, compressed and liquefied167
51690207Industrial gases74
51690208Oxygen337
516903Detergents and soaps, except specialty cleaning323
51690300Detergents and soaps, except specialty cleaning193
51690301Detergents107
51690302Laundry soap chips and powder23
516904Specialty cleaning and sanitation preparations527
51690400Specialty cleaning and sanitation preparations447
51690401Ammonia28
51690402Sanitation preparations52
516905Adhesives and sealants361
51690500Adhesives and sealants121
51690501Adhesives, chemical57
51690502Glue65
51690503Sealants83
51690504Waxes, except petroleum35
516906Aromatic chemicals410
51690600Aromatic chemicals48
51690601Essential oils362
516907Chemical additives307
51690700Chemical additives169
51690701Concrete additives63
51690702Oil additives75
516908Synthetic resins, rubber, and plastic materials223
51690800Synthetic resins, rubber, and plastic materials98
51690801Polyurethane products64
51690802Resins, synthetic rubber16
51690803Rosin29
51690804Synthetic rubber16
516909Food additives and preservatives133
51690900Food additives and preservatives116
51690901Gelatin17
516910Noncorrosive products and materials134
51691000Noncorrosive products and materials16
51691001Anti-corrosion products32
51691002Coal tar products, primary and intermediate2
51691003Dyestuffs61
51691004Gum and wood chemicals7
51691005Rustproofing chemicals12
51691006Turpentine4
516911Industrial salts and polishes136
51691100Industrial salts and polishes9
51691101Calcium chloride21
51691102Metal cyanides, polishes, salts0
51691103Metal polishes19
51691104Metal salts6
51691105Polishes, nec21
51691106Salts, industrial60
516912Alcohols and anti-freeze compounds576
51691200Alcohols and anti-freeze compounds4
51691201Alcohols557
51691202Anti-freeze compounds15
516999Chemicals and allied products, nec, nec2,837
51699901Acids68
51699902Carbon black8
51699903Chemical bulk station and terminal17
51699904Chemicals, industrial and heavy414
51699905Drilling mud61
51699906Explosives146
51699907Industrial chemicals1,778
51699908Manmade fibers12
51699909Naval stores5
51699910Organic chemicals, synthetic155
51699911Silicon lubricants59
51699912Surface active agents16
51699913Swimming pool and spa chemicals74
51699914Air, water or soil test kits24