A global specialty chemicals leader

Who we are

Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,900 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance.

We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. 

Key facts

Financials are preliminary, unaudited financials, pro-forma for the separation of the Nobian business.
EcoVadis Gold - Top 3% of companies rated by EcoVadis in 2021.
Our Eco-Premium Solutions are products that offer significant sustainability benefits over mainstream alternatives in the market while providing the same or better functionality.

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You might not always notice them, but chemicals are all around us. Here at Nouryon, we partner with some of the most innovative companies in the world to create essential chemistry for a sustainable future.

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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 this 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 solutions

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, organic peroxides, bleaching chemicals, expandable microspheres, and surfactants. We count Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol among our many leading brands.


A snapshot of the markets we serve

Customers around the world use our trusted brands and products. 

We offer industry-leading specialist solutions and product brands likely to play an essential role in your everyday life

Product brands

How we are organized

How we work
Our Lasting Partnerships are achieved through our Values

We aim high

We drive growth by collaborating with customers and colleagues to become more focused, faster, efficient and better every day.

We own it

We are accountable and ​deliver on our commitments to customers, investors and each other.​

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