Smart science to improve lives™
Poppy field near offices of Croda Italy


Established in 1955, Croda Italiana was the first subsidiary of Croda International Plc, and serves Italy, Slovenia and Croatia. Istituto di Ricerche Biotecnologiche (IRB) was established in 1999 as a biotech start-up and acquired by Croda in 2012. IRB has developed a unique plant cell culture platform to extract active ingredients, mainly for cosmetic applications that integrate Sederma’s actives portfolio. 

Iberchem Italia S.r.l. is part of the leading global fragrances and flavours business founded in 1985 and headquartered in Murcia, Spain, acquired by Croda in 2020.

The Italian team takes part in Croda 1% Club activities in local communities, including supporting STEM subjects in universities.

Croda Italiana S.p.A

Sede Legale
Via Pietro Grocco, 915
27036 Mortara (PV)
Tel: +39 0 384 205011

IRB Istituto di Ricerche Biotecnologiche

Unita Operativa
Via Lago di Tovel 7
36077 Altavilla Vicentina (VI)
Tel: +39 0444 371463

Iberchem Italia SRL

Via del Commercio, 2
Desio (MB)
T +39 0362 304 157
close up of test tubes in croda lab

Croda at a glance

At Croda, we are driven by our Purpose, to use smart science to create high-performance ingredients and technologies that improve lives.

Croda Formulator at work in labs

Where we operate

Every day our global team, across 37 countries, work together to inspire our customers.

Croda Italiana important documents

Croda Italiana S.p.A. is certified ISO 9001 and operates in accordance with the safety regulations (Decree 81/2008).

Croda Italiana S.p.A. è certificata ISO 9001 ed opera in accordo con le normative di sicurezza (D.Lgs. 81/2008).
La CRODA ITALIANA S.p.A. ritiene necessario istituire un Sistema di Gestione per la Qualità al fine di garantire la piena soddisfazione ai suoi Clienti attraverso prodotti sicuri e affidabi¬li, unitamente ad un servizio regolare ed efficiente.

Politica della Qualità e GMP
La CRODA ITALIANA S.p.A. è consapevole che la Qualità dei suoi prodotti/servizi influenza in misura determinante la sua immagine e quindi la posizione sul mercato e la redditività dell'Azienda.

Quality and GMP Policy 2018

Further reading

Croda employees accepting award

Croda wins sustainability award at Syngenta Suppliers Awards

01 June 2022: Croda has been announced the winner of of the ‘reduction in carbon’ category at the Syngenta Suppliers Awards today, 1st June 2022. At the ceremony, held in Frankfurt, Germany, the...

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Solynta and Incote sign collaboration agreement to optimise performance of hybrid true potato seed

Incotec and Solynta announce partnership

16 May 2022: Incotec and true potato seed breeder Solynta announced at the International Seed Federation (ISF) congress today, May 16th, that they have entered in a collaboration agreement to optimize...

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Laboratory work

UK Government to support expansion of Croda's lipid systems manufacturing facility

31 March 2022: This investment will significantly enhance the development of high-purity lipid systems, essential delivery systems for next generation nucleic acid drugs such as mRNA vaccines.

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Launch of Croda Pharma

23 May 2022: Our Health Care division becomes Croda Pharma

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