About our Pulp and Performance Chemicals business

Our Pulp and Performance Chemicals business has long been supplying industries worldwide with quality ingredients which are essential for manufacturing thousands of everyday products.

Working closely with our customers, we develop and deliver an extensive range of innovative technologies and sustainable solutions. In addition to operating safe and efficient production processes, we help our customers to become more competitive by showing them how to use fewer resources.

Our pioneering portfolio includes bleaching chemicals and systems, colloidal silica solutions, expandable microspheres, and porous silica for purification of pharmaceuticals; things you aren’t always aware of, but which you rely on each and every day.

Our essential ingredients play a key role in manufacturing a wide range of products, including tissues, diapers, packaging, shoe soles, automotive coatings and sealants,paints and coatings, smartphones, wine corks, concrete, wallpaper, batteries, LED lamps, and pharmaceuticals.

We work with industrial customers all over the world who count on our trusted and reliable brands, such as Eka, Expancel, Kromasil, and Levasil Colloidal Silica.

A global specialty chemicals leader

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.