Polymer Production & Processing
Akzo Nobel Polymer Chemicals produces and markets a wide range of products for the polymer production and processing industries. Our product line includes
These essential chemicals are used to produce such thermoplastic olefinic polymers as polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinylchloride, polystyrene. Other markets include acrylic resins, emulsion polymers, synthetic and natural rubbers, and thermoset resins.
With the acquisition in March 2003 of CIRS S.p.A., an Italian company that produces a wide of range of antifouling agents and suspending agents, we complemented our product range for the PVC industry.
Pharma & Fine Chemicals
Many of our organic peroxides, metal alkyls, and other (metal-)organic compounds can also be used for pharmaceutical and fine organic synthesis.
High Purity Metalorganics
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.
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.