We are the name behind the high-performance ingredients in some of the biggest, most successful brands in the world, creating products that are relied on by industries and consumers worldwide. Innovation runs through every aspect of our business, using creativity to build exciting ideas into practical solutions that add value by addressing people’s unmet needs.

Our 3,600+ employees work across our 18 manufacturing sites and in offices in over 30 countries. They create local teams that form one global network who work together to inspire and influence each other, and our customers,

to understand diverse markets and deliver the right solution. This is supported by the claims validation and efficacy testing package behind the thousands of ingredients that we develop and manufacture for our wide range of business sectors: Coatings and Polymers, Crop Care, Geo Technologies, Health Care, Home Care, Industrial Chemicals, Lubricants, Personal Care and Polymer Additives.

We are driven forward by our energy, passion, commitment and flexibility. We are proud to build on our heritage, challenging ourselves to satisfy the evolving needs of our customers and investors by developing new ingredient and technology platforms, such as our investment in biotechnology. We do this by continually learning and using this knowledge to influence future science. In everything we do, we believe in being a responsible company, ensuring that from the materials we use and the way we manufacture, to the ingredients we create, our focus on sustainability makes a positive contribution to people lives and the world they live in.