Polymer Production & Processing
Akzo Nobel Polymer Chemicals produces and markets a wide range of products for the polymer production and processing industries.
Our products are used to produce such thermoplastic olefinic polymers as polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinylchloride, and polystyrene. Other markets include acrylic resins, emulsion polymers, synthetic and natural rubbers, and thermoset resins.
Akzo Nobel also supplies process chemicals to the semiconductor industry. These High Purity Metalorganics (HPMO) are used to manufacture devices and integrated circuits for the optoelectronic and electronic industries. The business trades under the name Akzo Nobel HPMO.
Pharma & Fine Chemicals
Many of our organic peroxides, metal alkyls, and other custom-manufactured (metal-)organic compounds can also be used for pharmaceutical and fine organic synthesis.
As a market oriented business unit we are organized to meet customer expectations. Through constant dialogue, we obtain a synergy essential for continuous product improvement and innovation thereby making optimal use of our expertise in each particular market. In this way, our extensive experience benefits our customers and Akzo Nobel Polymer Chemicals.
We render extensive technical support to our customers around the world. In each continent we have a team of Technical Development Managers who are the liaison between the market and R&D and facilitate the technology transfer to and from the industry.