Success built on partnerships

Our success has been built on long-lasting and productive partnerships. We find that working collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders, such as customers, partner companies, universities, and startups is helping us become more sustainable, more innovative, and deliver more value to our customers. We devote ourselves to understanding our partners’ needs and working together in an open and honest way to develop solutions that help everyone grow. Our reliability and dedication make us a company our partners can count on.

Recent examples

  • We have formed partnerships with several startups and other companies to pursue innovative bio-based chemicals, including Photanol for chemicals from photosynthesis; Itaconix for bio-based polymers; Royal Cosun for chemicals from sugar; and Avantium for chemicals from wood.
  • In Rotterdam, the Netherlands, we are making important steps towards the circular economy by exploring the feasibility of converting waste to chemicals, together with Air Liquide, Enerkem, and the Port of Rotterdam.
  • We are leading a consortium which includes Google, Philips, and DSM to develop and purchase energy from two wind parks in the Netherlands, which will provide sustainable electricity equivalent to the annual consumption of 140,000 households.

Growing with our customers

We are focused on expansion projects that support the growth of our customers. Since the start of 2017, we have announced several investments and plant startups; below are a handful of recent examples.

  • Expansion of a surface chemistry plant in China
  • Completion of a $10 million sulfur derivatives investment in the US
  • Expansion of our micronutrients capacity in Sweden
  • Organic peroxides capacity expansions in China and Mexico
  • Industrial chemicals expansions in Denmark, Germany, India, the Netherlands, and Spain
  • Pulp and performance chemicals expansions in Sweden and Brazil

We are Nouryon

Your partner in essential chemistry
for a sustainable future

Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open 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.