Growing with our customers

Since the start of 2017, we have announced various investments or plant startups that support the growth of our customers; click on the headlines below for more information.

in Surface Chemistry

Completion of €4.8 million expansion of Surface Chemistry plant in China
1 Nov 2017 - News

in Ethylene and Sulfur Derivatives

Expansion of micronutrients capacity in Europe
2 Jun 2017 - News
Specialty Chemicals studies plans to build world-class EHEC plant
21 Sep 2017 - News
Completion of $10 million sulfur derivatives investment in the US
15 Nov 2017 - News
Groundbreaking for European micronutrients expansion project
24 Nov 2017 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals signs co-operation agreement with INEOS Nitriles to expand chelates production
20 Apr 2018 - News

in Polymer Chemistry

Mexican capacity expansion strengthens AkzoNobel’s global organic peroxides business
9 Jan 2017 - News
Increases in organic peroxide capacity for North American specialty chemicals market
31 May 2017 - News
Major expansion of organic peroxides capacity planned in China
18 Jul 2017 - News
Doubling of capacity at organic peroxides plant in China
10 Oct 2017 - News
AkzoNobel launches €12 million organic peroxides expansion in Mexico
17 Jan 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals expands organic peroxide capacity in India
23 May 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals breaks ground on €90-million organic peroxides site in China
6 Jul 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals to acquire leading South American organic peroxides maker
20 Jul 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals completes acquisition of Polinox
21 Sep 2018 - News

in Industrial Chemicals

Specialty Chemicals and Atul to start MCA production in India in 2019
15 May 2017 - News
Spanish salt venture opens new markets
6 Jun 2017 - News
Expansion of pharma salt production in Denmark
9 Oct 2017 - News
Further expansion of chloromethanes capacity planned
16 Oct 2017 - News
Expansion of high-purity salt production in the Netherlands
19 Dec 2017 - News
Specialty Chemicals and Evonik start up new joint venture plant for chlorine and potassium hydroxide in Germany
13 Feb 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals to upgrade Rotterdam chlor-alkali plant
2 Jul 2018 - News
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals plans second increase of chloromethanes capacity in Frankfurt
4 Jul 2018 - News

in Pulp and Performance Chemicals

Increases in capacity for expandable microspheres to meet growing demand
5 Jul 2017 - News
Expansion of Chemical Island to support growth of pulp producer Fibria
20 Oct 2017 - News
Expansion of colloidal silica capacity in Sweden
6 Dec 2017 - News

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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.