Developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients is at the heart of our business. These ingredients are often only a small percentage of the finished product, however it is that percentage that makes the difference by delivering unique performance benefits.Find out about Croda
We work across Consumer Care, Life Sciences and Performance Technologies. Our smart science is found in products that touch our lives every day, from life-saving pharmaceuticals and sun protection to crop yields and more sustainable battery technologies.
Consumer Care brings together the businesses within Croda that sit closest to consumers, using our smart science to provide innovative and sustainable solutions to manufacturers in home care, beauty and personal care, and fragrance. Our knowledge, expertise and products enable us to offer formulations tailored to consumer demands across the world.
Personal CarePersonal Care website
With an extensive portfolio of active and effect ingredients, botanicals and formulation chassis ingredients, we are a leading supplier of speciality ingredients. We are dedicated to delivering on-trend and sustainable solutions to the beauty and personal care market, working with our customers to meet consumer needs. Innovative ingredients from our global brands - Croda, Sederma, Crodarom and Alban Muller - serve all segments in this market, while our in-house formulation expertise inspires formulators worldwide.
Home CareHome Care website
We are a leading supplier of pioneering, sustainable ingredients for home care. Our ingredients deliver enhanced performance effects across many applications including fabric care, hard surface cleaning, air care and dishwashing. We contribute to the overall sustainability profile of formulations with our 100% bio-based range and all our products also comply with all appropriate national and international regulations.
With 24 facilities around the world and a customer-focused presence in 150 countries, Iberchem specialises in fragrances for fine fragrance, personal care, home care and air care. Following our acquisition of Iberchem, we also acquired the French fragrance house Parfex, strengthening our customer offer in natural and sustainable fragrances. Iberchem also benefits from its flavour division, Scentium, which creates original flavours for beverages, sweet and savoury products.
We help customers worldwide by providing the highest quality health care solutions, protecting crops and enhancing seeds. With a growing range of technologies aligned to global health and crop sustainability needs, we work to be a high value-add provider to customers.
Health CareHealth Care website
This is a diverse and challenging area, using smart science to not only improve but to save lives. Our customer approach is based on a deep understanding of the importance of excipient quality in drug development, we are committed to product quality, regulatory excellence and supply chain security, aligning with customer and industry needs. People use our Super Refined™ excipients and vaccine adjuvants in many therapeutic areas to help extend life, without compromising on patient safety. Our excipients are also used in consumer health and veterinary applications for over-the-counter medication. Our adjuvant technology contributed to the fight against COVID-19 and is found within some of the leading vaccines and treatments.
Crop ProtectionCrop Care website
We deliver targeted innovation to improve agricultural yields sustainably, and to contribute to global food security. High performance formulation aids and novel adjuvants enable the most challenging formulations without adverse impacts on the environment. Areas covered include drift reduction, uptake enhancement adjuvants, superior rheology modifiers, high electrolyte solutions and advanced dispersant technology. We also improve crop quality, yield and shelf life using biostimulant chemistry that works with a plant’s natural processes and stress responses.
Seed EnhancementIncotec website
Incotec is a market leader in seed enhancement. Its solutions improve seed resilience and performance and decrease the use of plant protection products. Making a major contribution to developing more sustainable agriculture, its stated mission is ‘contributing to feeding the world by getting the utmost out of seed’.
Performance Technologies and Industrial Chemicals
Our low-carbon, sustainable and technology-rich additives and materials are helping industrial markets to transition to new sustainability-driven solutions. We work closely with our customers to help them achieve superior performance, lower carbon and greater circularity across materials, mobility, energy and water industries.
Smart MaterialsSmart Materials website
Founded on extensive technical application knowledge, our Smart Materials business delivers innovative, high performance polymer additives, bio-based building blocks and surfactants that deliver speciality effects. These materials enable customers to manufacture and market tailored and sustainable solutions for polymers, coatings and adhesives.
Energy TechnologiesEnergy Technologies website
Combining chemistry know-how and applications expertise means we can support our industrial customers throughout the global energy transition. Our sustainable chemicals and additives are used in many applications, for example, to make more efficient use of natural resources in areas including oil and gas extraction, power generation, water treatment, automotive fuel economy and electric vehicles. Our expertise extends to compact thermal energy storage, lubricants, friction modifiers, dispersants, rheology modifiers and more.
Industrial ChemicalsIndustrial Chemicals website
We are a global supplier of high performance ingredients, additives and oleochemicals for applications including textiles and fibres, mining, food, leather, rubber, bitumen and chemical manufacture. We focus on sustainable solutions for thermoregulation, surface modification, textile processing, emulsification and dispersancy.
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Transition to a dedicated Consumer Care and Life Sciences companyCorporate
Croda enters agreement to sell majority of Performance Technologies and Industrial Chemicals businesses; completing its transition into a dedicated Consumer Care and Life Sciences companyRead more
Croda announces major milestone in its digital enhancement journeyCorporate
Croda is today celebrating the continuation of its digital customer enhancement journey with the launch of its new corporate website, croda.com.Read more
Through our product portfolio we have access to the broadest range of formulation ingredients and formulation know-how, which allows our customers to get the best performance out of their products.Find out more
Sustainability spans every area of our business and is a crucial way we add value to our customers.Find out more
Here at Croda, our people and operations are what make us who we are, we have people across the world, operating in 37 different countries.Find out more