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, Nec10,160
516900Chemicals and allied products, nec2,846
51690000Chemicals and allied products, nec2,846
516901Alkalines and chlorine172
51690100Alkalines and chlorine93
51690101Alkalines51
51690102Caustic soda9
51690103Chlorine19
516902Industrial gases1,176
51690200Industrial gases330
51690201Acetylene6
51690202Aerosols15
51690203Carbon dioxide48
51690204Compressed gas73
51690205Dry ice129
51690206Gases, compressed and liquefied166
51690207Industrial gases75
51690208Oxygen334
516903Detergents and soaps, except specialty cleaning324
51690300Detergents and soaps, except specialty cleaning192
51690301Detergents108
51690302Laundry soap chips and powder24
516904Specialty cleaning and sanitation preparations523
51690400Specialty cleaning and sanitation preparations438
51690401Ammonia32
51690402Sanitation preparations53
516905Adhesives and sealants354
51690500Adhesives and sealants122
51690501Adhesives, chemical57
51690502Glue63
51690503Sealants79
51690504Waxes, except petroleum33
516906Aromatic chemicals428
51690600Aromatic chemicals47
51690601Essential oils381
516907Chemical additives313
51690700Chemical additives171
51690701Concrete additives63
51690702Oil additives79
516908Synthetic resins, rubber, and plastic materials229
51690800Synthetic resins, rubber, and plastic materials99
51690801Polyurethane products66
51690802Resins, synthetic rubber16
51690803Rosin30
51690804Synthetic rubber18
516909Food additives and preservatives134
51690900Food additives and preservatives116
51690901Gelatin18
516910Noncorrosive products and materials134
51691000Noncorrosive products and materials17
51691001Anti-corrosion products32
51691002Coal tar products, primary and intermediate2
51691003Dyestuffs62
51691004Gum and wood chemicals6
51691005Rustproofing chemicals12
51691006Turpentine3
516911Industrial salts and polishes135
51691100Industrial salts and polishes9
51691101Calcium chloride21
51691102Metal cyanides, polishes, salts0
51691103Metal polishes18
51691104Metal salts7
51691105Polishes, nec20
51691106Salts, industrial60
516912Alcohols and anti-freeze compounds572
51691200Alcohols and anti-freeze compounds4
51691201Alcohols553
51691202Anti-freeze compounds15
516999Chemicals and allied products, nec, nec2,820
51699901Acids60
51699902Carbon black9
51699903Chemical bulk station and terminal16
51699904Chemicals, industrial and heavy406
51699905Drilling mud62
51699906Explosives145
51699907Industrial chemicals1,781
51699908Manmade fibers12
51699909Naval stores5
51699910Organic chemicals, synthetic153
51699911Silicon lubricants55
51699912Surface active agents17
51699913Swimming pool and spa chemicals76
51699914Air, water or soil test kits23