DuPont (www.dupont.com) is a science-based products and services company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 90 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture and food; building and construction; communications; and transportation.
Since 1925 we have been the name behind the high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the biggest, most successful brands in the world: creating, making and selling speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere. We are a FTSE 250 company with more than 4,200 employees working together globally as one team across manufacturing sites and offices in 36 countries. Our flexible structure allows us to focus on developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients that our customers can build on in: Personal Care, Health Care, Crop Care, Polymer Additives, Lubricants, Coatings & Polymers, Geo Tech, Home Care and Industrial Specialities.
HQ: United States
Arxada is a global specialty chemicals business with leading positions in Microbial Control Solutions (MCS) and Specialty Products Solutions (SPS). MCS is a world leader addressing six target markets: hygiene, home & personal care, paints and coatings, crop protection, material protection and wood protection. MCS offers industry-leading regulatory expertise, a comprehensive portfolio together with a broad range of registrations, which are critical to maintaining the integrity of its customers’ products.
HQ: South Africa
Sasol is an international integrated chemicals and energy company that leverages the talent and expertise of our more than 31,000 people working in 32 countries. We develop and commercialise technologies, and build and operate world-scale facilities to produce a range of high-value product streams, including liquid fuels, chemicals and low-carbon electricity. By combining the talent of our people and our technological advantage, Sasol has been a pioneer in innovation for over six decades. As market needs and stakeholder expectations have changed, so too have our methods, facilities and products, driving progress to deliver long-term shareholder value sustainably. The growth and enhancement of our foundation businesses in Southern Africa is complemented by the significant chapter of growth, Sasol has entered in its history. Sasol is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
As one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies, Clariant contributes to value creation with innovative and sustainable solutions for customers from many industries. Our portfolio is designed to meet very specific needs with as much precision as possible. At the same time, our research and development is focused on addressing the key trends of our time. These include energy efficiency, renewable raw materials, emission-free mobility, and conserving finite resources. Our business units are organized into four business areas: Care Chemicals, Natural Resources, Catalysis and Plastics & Coatings.
HQ: United States
Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,900 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in long-lasting customer relationships. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands.
HQ: United States
Day-Glo Color Corp. is the world's largest manufacturer of daylight fluorescent pigments. We develop technologies that improve and enhance any color, from subtle specialty effects, to glow-in-the-dark pigments, to our classic range of fluorescents.
Braskem North America
HQ: United States
Braskem is the largest polyolefins producer in the Americas, and the leading producer of biopolymers in the world. With 40 industrial units in Brazil, the United States, Mexico, and Europe; multiple offices throughout the world from the United States to Asia; and export capabilities to over 100 countries, Braskem is positioned to serve its clients wherever they are. Braskem is also strongly committed to move towards a Circular Economy, where nothing is wasted and everything is transformed. The company made a commitment to significantly expand its efforts to eliminate plastic waste in the environment by 2030 and to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. Braskem is committed to creating products to help its clients meet aggressive recycled content goals in the next several years and to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. To learn more visit www.braskem.com/usa.
HQ: United Kingdom
Stepan Company's vision is to create innovative solutions for a cleaner, healthier, more energy efficient world. We want to accomplish that vision by partnering with you. As a publicly-traded, international manufacturer of specialty and intermediate chemical products, we collaborate with our customers to bring high-quality products that drive growth in the consumer space and functional markets such as construction, oilfield, agriculture, paints and coatings. Since 1932, Stepan continues to be a mainstay in the industry, committed to developing sustainable practices and products that reflect our core values: responsibility, integrity and innovation. By always putting you – the customer – first, we bring continuous improvement to the chemical industry and our global community. Stepan is headquartered in the Greater Chicagoland area (Northfield, IL). We provide timely customer support anywhere in the world by utilizing state-of-the-art manufacturing, and research and development facilities, along with a robust distribution network throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.
The word "chemistry" has a secondary meaning, referring to the relationships and interconnection between people. By assembling a variety of Good Chemistry, we believe it will lead to the sustainable development of people, society and the Earth, which is the basis for realizing KAITEKI.
HQ: United States
LG Chem, Ltd. is a globally diversified chemical company which manufactures a wide range of products, from petrochemical goods to high-value added plastics, and extends its chemical expertise into high-tech areas such as electronic materials and rechargeable batteries. Since its establishment in 1947, LG Chem has strengthened global presence in the petrochemical industry by expanding key businesses including ABS and PVC, namely ranging from premium products to daily commodities. Subsequently in the decade of 1990s, LG Chem successfully commercialized polarizer used in LCDs and has firmly maintained No.1 position in the global market by continuous investment in R&D. With significant market share in consumer, automotive and stationary applications, LG Chem is also one of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery manufacturers that powers electronic gadgets, Electric Vehicles(EV) and Energy Storage Systems(ESS). Based on the technology and capability accumulated so far, LG Chem aims to reinforce talent development while increasing investment in R&D to maintain its leadership in becoming a "world-class materials company strong in R&D." We will also concentrate on sharpening our competitive edge in core businesses while expanding new business opportunities.
Momentive Performance Materials
HQ: United States
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is a global leader in silicones and advanced materials, with a 75+ year heritage of being first to market with performance applications for major industries that support and improve everyday life. The Company delivers science-based solutions, by linking custom technology platforms to opportunities for customers .
allnex is the leading global producer of industrial coating resins and additives for architectural, industrial, protective, automotive and special purpose coatings and inks. allnex is recognized as a specialty chemicals pioneer and offers an extensive range of products including innovative liquid resins and additives, radiation cured and powder coating resins and additives, and cross linkers for use on wood, metal, plastic and other surfaces. Today, allnex has a strong global presence with 4000 employees worldwide, 33 manufacturing sites, and 23 research and technology support facilities.
Valtris Specialty Chemicals Company
HQ: United States
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Synthomer is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Acrylic and Vinyl emulsions polymers, speciality polymers and Styrene-Butadiene and Acrylonitrile-Butadiene latex. We are the market leaders in many market segments including coatings, construction, technical textiles, paper and synthetic latex gloves. Within this broad range of applications our aqueous polymers are used to deliver one or both of the following two main functions: they can be used as an impervious barrier, such as the manufacture of thin latex gloves. Or they bind materials and substances together. For example sticking glass strands together which are used in modern housing insulation materials or to provide the right properties to pressure sensitive adhesives that are used to make foil sleeves for tablets and smart phones and a wide range of adhesive tapes. For some products, like in specialist paints, our aqueous polymers ensure both of these functions are achieved, as they provide a barrier, bind the paint components, and stick the paint to the wall. Synthomer are headquartered and stock listed in the UK and we have more than 35 operational sites in 24 countries of the world with a significant presence in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The Company generates revenue in excess of £2.1 Billion and employs 4750 people worldwide.
A global specialty additive supplier offering defoamers for reducing the problems associated with foam formation in the production and application of water-based systems. Munzing's product lines include: DEE FO® and AGITAN® - defoamers for printing inks, coatings and adhesives; EDAPLAN® - leveling and universal dispersing agents; METOLAT® - wetting agents; TAFIGEL® - rheology modifiers; CERETAN - micronized and coated waxes; LUBA-print - wax dispersions. For industrial applications, our FOAM BAN® products are formulated for specific levels of foam control unique to each application, from metalworking fluids and industrial cleaners to antifreeze coolants and industrial lubricants. Our MAGRABAR® product line has been developed for a wide range of applications in the food industry. We offer both liquid and powder products in a range of materials and concentrations, including options suitable for organic, non-GMO and identity preserved processing. Our organic products are certified by QAI, and non-GMO options are Non-GMO Project Verified. If you have a specific foaming challenge, we have the technical expertise and laboratory capabilities to craft a unique solution.
In 1953, Shin-Etsu Chemical became the first firm in Japan to venture into the silicones business. In the decades since, Shin-Etsu has created a diverse line of products designed to exploit the unique and useful properties of silicones. Today, our lineup includes over 4,000 products that meet user needs in a wide range of industries, including electric/electronics manufacturing, the construction industry, the auto industry, cosmetics and toiletries, and the chemical industry
Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) has a long history of supplying quality products and services to our customers, while generating value for our shareholders. On a daily basis, we are meeting our customers' evolving needs through innovation and an unwavering commitment to exceeding expectations and maintaining the highest ethical standards. Olin's 6,700 dedicated employees across the globe are also fully committed to being good neighbors and environmental stewards in the communities in which we operate.
HQ: United States
Sales offices serve more than 500 clients in 70 different countries. In 2015 during this international expansion strategy Repsol and Kuo Group strengthen their partnership with the incorporation of the Spanish company General Química one of the leading producers of catalysts, specialty chemicals and organic dyes.
HQ: United States
In 2016, NuSil Technology, LLC merged with Avantor, a global supplier of ultra-high-purity materials for the life sciences and advanced technology markets, to create the global leader in ultra-high-purity materials for the biomaterials and advanced technology markets. To learn more about Avantor, visit www.avantorinc.com.
Versalis - A subsidiary of Eni S.p.A
The approach to develop within new marketplaces and become stronger within the traditional ones, the ability to offer highly qualified assistance and the continuous commitment to finding more and more efficient and competitive solutions make an ideal strategic partner of Versalis.
AB Specialty Silicones
HQ: United States
AB Specialty Silicones is a US Manufacturer and Worldwide Distributor of specialty silicone chemicals. With customer focus at the forefront, our goal is to be the one source for all of your silicone raw material needs–providing the highest level in service, products, and technical expertise available. Our core brand Andisil® represents our commitment to provide top quality materials, custom solutions, and unparalleled customer support. The Andisil® product portfolio offers solutions to a variety of industries including: Personal Care, Chemical Manufacturing, Dental & Medical, Mold Making, Electronic Encapsulation, Adhesives & Sealants, Coatings, Gypsum, Pressroom, et al.
Almaak International GmbH
almaak international is a medium-sized company based in Krefeld in the Lower Rhine region, in the field of compounding plastics. The company is engaged in the refinement of plastic raw materials into finished compounds.
HQ: United States
Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA) ("KPPI" and, together with its subsidiaries including the Company and Arizona, "Kraton") is a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products. Kraton's polymers are used in a wide range of applications, including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants and lubricants, and medical, packaging, automotive, paving, roofing and footwear products. As the largest global provider in the pine chemicals industry, the company's pine-based specialty products are sold into adhesive, road and construction and tire markets, and it produces and sells a broad range of chemical intermediates into markets that include fuel additives, oilfield chemicals, coatings, metalworking fluids and lubricants, inks, flavors and fragrances and mining. Kraton offers its products to a diverse customer base in over 60 countries worldwide. Kraton, the Kraton logo and design, and the "Giving Innovators their Edge" tagline are all trademarks of Kraton Polymers LLC. Our Mission Create exceptional value by Giving Innovators Their Edge® better than all others in the industry we lead. Our Vision Guided by our Core Values, we will be an admired Fortune 500 specialty chemical company with consistent earnings per share growth, a sustaining Vitality Index, industry-leading margins, delivering returns above our cost of capital.
Since its inception in 1912, Mitsui Chemicals Group is one of Japan’s leading chemical companies built on a rich cultural history. As an established multinational company that is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, we have developed a strong reputation as a reliable company with a long history of tradition. Firm in our accountability to our customers and the environment, we develop materials and products that improve the quality of life while being environmentally friendly. Besides aiming to be the global leader in manufacturing basic chemicals such as petrochemicals, phenols and polyurethane, we also aim to be the leading global provider for materials and products use in healthcare products, food & packaging sector, and mobility parts. Our materials can be found in a wide variety of daily necessities such as personal care products, nonwoven, snacks packets, shoes, and various car parts. With this aim in mind, Mitsui Chemicals Group consistently challenges the status quo to grow our global footprints while keeping in harmony with the environment. Globally, we have four regional headquarters out of Japan. These regional headquarters are strategically located in China, Germany, United States and Singapore, to provide support around the globe. In total, we have close to 150 subsidiaries and affiliates around the World.
Polynt has been active in the production, sales, research and development of organic anhydrides and their derivatives for over 60 years. Its membership to the major chemical intermediates sector allows the Company to have a central role in the process that ranges from petroleum refining to the production, sale and distribution of end products on the market.
HQ: United Kingdom
ZEON, with its name drawn from words signifying the Earth (geo) and eternity (eon), is committed to responsible stewardship of the global environment as the foundation for human prosperity through the development and application of unique, world-leading technologies.
Founded in 1973 to develop specialty surfactant additives for specific markets and individual customer needs, PCC Chemax specializes in servicing the Metalworking, Metal Finishing, Plastics and Oil Field Industries. Our products are used as processing aids, property enhancers, and chemical additives in the manufacture of a wide variety of industrial products. As a service oriented company, we focus on product development and cooperative research with our customers. The research, product development, and laboratory personnel of our customers become our partners in the development of unique surfactant additives to meet their specific and specialized needs. Our research laboratories, headquartered in Greenville, SC, are comprised of synthesis and application capabilities for each industry we serve. The recent acquisition of our company by PCC SE Duisburg, Germany, with their chemical manufacturing arm, PCC Rokita Brzeg Dolny, Poland and their alkoxylation capability, enhances our global supply capabilities.The synergies will help enhance our position in the United States and the twenty-two countries which we currently serve.
Chi Mei Corporation
Chi Mei Corp.(“CMC”) is one of the world's leading suppliers of plastic and rubber materials. Chi Mei's many products are widely used in the manufacture of nearly countless customer goods. Our chief products include ABS resins, SAN resins, PS resins, MS resins, PC resins, PC/ABS resins, ASA resins, Q resins, PMMA resins, thermoplastic elastomers (TPE), high cis and low cis butadiene rubber (HBR/LBR), and styrene butadiene rubber (SSBR), etc. With more than 50 years of production and R&D experience in this field, we can offer a stable supply of plastic and synthetic rubber products, and we have also branched into the higher value area of key materials for the optoelectronic industry, including light guide plates, electronic chemical products, and phosphors. In particular, we are the world's largest vendor of ABS resins, PMMA resins, and light guide plates.