OUR COMPANY

Founded in 2013, DetraPel is a Massachusetts-based advanced materials company that develops and manufactures protective coatings for industrial and consumer applications. By synthesizing advanced polymers & nanoparticle compositions that redefine expectations and challenge traditional chemistry, DetraPel offers safe and non-toxic alternatives to highly toxic PFAS-based “forever chemicals”.

Sustainability defines who we are,

and innovation is the bottom line.

Striving to implement planet-friendly solutions is at the core of every formulation we make, and shaping the way we do business. Bringing innovative, cost effective and environmentally safe chemicals to industry, along with an unparalleled understanding of protective coatings allows us to create customized, strategic solutions for even the most complex challenges.

PAPER ROLLING

WE SUPPORT OUR CUSTOMERS IN MAKING BETTER PRODUCTS & TAKING THEIR PRODUCTION PROCESSES TO THE NEXT LEVEL

 Our products are used in a diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets, including textile, paper & cardboard, automotive, healthcare, and more. 

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EXECUTIVE TEAM

DAVID ZAMARIN

DAVID ZAMARIN
FOUNDER / CEO

Serial entrepreneur, Forbes 30 Under 30 alum and proud founder of DetraPel…

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TAREK TABBARA

TAREK TABBARA
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

As COO, Tarek is a key member of the DetraPel executive team, responsible…

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JUAN JARUFE

JUAN JARUFE
CHIEF R&D OFFICER

Juan Jarufe brings 35+ years of experience in the chemistry…

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Jennifer Bue

JENNIFER BUE
FINANCE MANAGER

Jennifer has advised and consulted for numerous business…

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MELISSA JARUFE
RESEARCH CHEMIST

Melissa is an integral part of the DetraPel team…

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Geoff Greenhouse

GEOFF GREENHOUSE
OPERATIONS MANAGER

Geoff is DetraPel’s skilled Operations Manager who seeks…

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Austin

AUSTIN RIDGARD
AUTOMATION ENGINEER

Austin is driven by hands-on experimental design…

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ANIA SCOTT
MARKETING MANAGER

Ania’s passion for people is what motivates her…

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Makayla McKenna

MAKAYLA MCKENNA
MARKETING COORDINATOR

As Marketing Coordinator, Makayla uses her…

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