HQ: United States
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.
HQ: United States
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.
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.
HQ: United States
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
With leading brands including LYCRA®, COOLMAX®, CORDURA®, STAINMASTER® and ANTRON®, INVISTA is one of the worlds largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers. The companys advantaged technologies for nylon, spandex and polyester are used to produce clothing, carpet, car parts and countless other everyday products. Headquartered in the United States, INVISTA operates in more than 20 countries and has about 10,000 employees. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.
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 States
LSI 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.
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.
Wacker Chemie AG
WACKER is a leading player and one of the worlds most research-intensive chemical companies. Our range of highly developed specialty products extends from silicones and polymeric binders and additives for a number of different industrial sectors, to bio-engineered pharmaceutical actives (biologics), and hyperpure silicon for semiconductor and solar applications. As a technology leader focused on sustainability, we promote innovations with high value-added potential. Our goal is to ensure a better quality of life for you and future generations - through health care, energy efficiency and protection of the climate and environment. In 2015, with products and technologies used in countless everyday items, WACKER generated sales of some €5.3 billion with roughly 17,000 employees.
HQ: United States
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.
HQ: Korea, Republic Of
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.
Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,500 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2018 revenues of approximately $10 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA.
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.
Musim Mas Group
Dedicated to providing high quality palm oil products and derivatives in an environmentally, socially, and economically viable way, Musim Mas Group offers dozens of innovative RSPO MB-certified solutions for use in a wide variety of applications. As one of the most prominent players in the industry with a presence in strategic locations around the world, Singapore-based Musim Mas is fully integrated across the entire spectrum of the palm oil supply chain. Search, sample and chat with experts from our commercial team at Inter-Continental Oils and Fats (ICOF), a member of Musim Mas Group, today.
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 .
HQ: United States
Kao Chemicals GmbH manufactures specialty chemicals for use in personal consumer care products. The Company provides skin and hair care, cosmetics, human health care which includes health beverages and baby care, and basic chemical components. Kao Chemicals operates its branch locations worldwide.
HQ: United States
At Interpolymer - a company of ZSCHIMMER & SCHWARZ, we produce cutting edge polymers for use in a wide variety of Surface Care, Consumer Specialty and Industrial Specialty markets. Our Surface Care polymers improve the appearance, cleaning ability, protective characteristics and overall cost of Floor Care, Carpet Care and Automotive products. Our Consumer Specialties polymers are designed for both Personal Care as well as Household markets, and our Industrial Specialties Polymers enjoy wide acceptance in a variety of coating, sealing and treatment applications.
Sylvin Technologies, Inc., manufacturer of flexible and semi-rigid vinyl and vinyl alloy compounds is located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1978, Sylvin Technologies has evolved as a leading supplier of vinyl compounds - available in custom and standard formulations in a broad spectrum of colors and material enhancements
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.
Total Petrochemicals & Refining USA, Inc. (TPRI) is part of the Refining-Petrochemicals Americas Segment of Total S.A., one of the largest integrated international oil and gas companies with operations in more than 130 countries worldwide. TPRI is headquartered in Houston and is a major producer of polypropylene, polystyrene, styrene, base chemicals and polyethylene in the United States. Its refinery produces transportation fuels and other petroleum-based products for the global market. The company employs more than 1,600 who work in support of manufacturing and research/development activities in Texas and Louisiana.
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.
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.
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.
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 States
We have a responsibility to use chemistry in a way that makes this world better, safer, and cleaner. From renewable wind energy to automotive light-weighting to waterborne coatings, Hexion is using chemistry to help solve today’s most pressing issues to shape the future. This is the responsible path forward. This is what we call Responsible Chemistry. More than 100 years ago, our scientists started with some of the world’s first epoxy resins and synthetic plastics, better known as Bakelite®. And today, our global team of more than 4,300 associates continue to advance solutions across a broad portfolio of specialty products including: Formaldehyde Based Resins for the Forest Products industry; Basic and Specialty Epoxy Resins, Versatic™ Acids and Derivatives; Phenolic Specialty Resins; and oilfield proppants.
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.
Founded in 1990, Ecogreen Oleochemicals is one of the leading producers of Natural Fatty Alcohols in the world. Ecogreen Oleochemicals has production facilities in Indonesia which producing various cuts of Saturated Fatty Alcohols (from C8 to C18). Unsaturated Fatty Alcohols (Oleyl Alcohols), Oleic Acid, Refined Glycerin and Specialty Esters such as Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT for Food, Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical and Lubricant application). Ecogreen Oleochemicals has also Ethoxylation Plant (EMPL) in Singapore producing Fatty Alcohol Ethoxylates (downstream of fatty alcohol). In Germany, Ecogreen Oleochemicals (DHW Deutsche Hydrierwerke GmbH Rodleben) has production facilities to produce Unsaturated Fatty Alcohols (Oleyl Alcohols), Primary Fatty Amines, Specialty Esters, Sorbitol powder. In France, Ecogreen Oleochemicals (E&S Chimie) has production facilities to produce Fatty Alcohol Ethoxylates, Fatty Alcohol Esther Sulfates, Fatty Alcohol Sulfates and Specialty Esters. Currently Ecogreen Oleochemicals employs about 1,300 people globally.
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.
Techmer PM was established in November 1981 in Los Angeles to fill a growing need for a western U.S. manufacturer with technical expertise in formulating plastic colorants and additives. The start-up came to be through an agreement John Manuck, our founder and current chairman and CEO, struck with the Rehrig Pacific Company plant to utilize its production line.
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.
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.