Research Studies

Colin A. Houston & Associates, Inc.

Proprietary Research

Custom-tailored research can be carried out to meet your needs.  The following links provide synopses of studies indicating the kind of topics CAHA regularly engages.

Multi-client Research

Syndicated research studies are provided on key topics and subscribed to by multiple clients.  This approach provides value at a fraction of the total cost to produce.  The topics are usually updated every 3 to 5 years, depending on client interest.  The following contains a listing of available studies for purchase, as well as an archive of previously published topics.

Market Topics


  • Biodiesel Co-Products
  • Detergent Intermediates Markets
  • Amphoteric Surfactant Industry
  • Diesel Fuel Additive Markets in the U.S.
  • Detergent Markets
  • Detergents, Surfactants & Linear Alkylbenzene
  • Certain Sterols in the U.S.
  • Normal Paraffins World Market
  • PEA vs PBA Gasoline Additives
  • Introducing New Compounds to the Detergent Industry