A global specialty chemicals leader

Who we are

Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. We have about 10,000 employees and operate in over 80 countries around the world. In our nearly 400-year history, we built up a wealth of expertise and forged long-term partnerships. We earned a place among the best performing companies in our industry in terms of safety, sustainability, and reliability.


A wealth of expertise

Over the course of our nearly 400-year journey to become a global specialty chemicals leader, we have built up a wealth of expertise, forged long-term customer partnerships, and earned a place among the best performing companies in our industry in terms of safety, sustainability, and reliability. Our products play an essential role in everyday life for people around the globe.

We can break that down into three key parts that give insights into who we are

Your partner

We build strong relationships and believe that collaboration is key to our success.

Essential chemistry

We have important work to do which we take seriously. People count on us!

Sustainable future

We focus on the long term and are committed to sustainability in everything we do.

What we do

Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Our unique product portfolio includes cellulosics, salt, organic peroxides, chlor-alkali, bleaching chemicals, expandable microspheres, and surfactants. We count Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, Berol, and JOZO among our many leading brands.

 

A snapshot of our brands and the markets we serve

Customers around the world use our trusted brands and products 

Some, like JOZO, are household names, while others are industry-leading specialist products.


Product brands

How we are organized

How we work

We work hard to find innovative and sustainable ways to help our customers and partners progress, because when they grow, we grow too. We apply this same diligence to our own operations, constantly striving to improve the way we do business. To accomplish this, we nourish a culture which prioritizes collaboration and integrity. Our company values - leading the way, growing together, and delivering on commitments - enable us to be not only an industry leader but also a trusted partner, respected employer, and a responsible member of the communities in which we operate.

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We are Nouryon

Your partner in essential chemistry
for a sustainable future

Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.