Clariant

Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2016 the company employed a total workforce of 17 442. In the financial year 2016, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 5.847 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. Clariant’s corporate strategy is based on five pillars: focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.

Clariant International Ltd
Rothausstrasse 61
4132 Muttenz 1
Switzerland
+41 61 469 6742
www.clariant.com
@clariant
linkedin.com/company/clariant

Clariant expands support for formulators and brand owners at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day

Charlotte, April 24, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is set to drive imaginations and innovation in Personal Care at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017, as it takes the wraps off its creative, stepped-up support for formulators and brand owners at Booth 1139.

New Clariant Hostatint™ UV range for easy & safe coloration of radiation cured coating systems

Clariant’s Hostatint™ UV pigment preparations are an excellent choice for the coloration of industrial wood finishes. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, unveiled a complete color range of high-performance, easy to use colorants for UV cured wood coatings at the European Coatings Show 2017. The new Hostatint UV pigment preparation range supports the trend for colored UV systems and the industry focus on improving sustainability and product performance.

Clariant completes color range of “super-transparent” pigment preparations

Clariant’s Hostatint™ A 100-ST pigment preparations used for a OptiWhite plate glass with alternating black and gold special effect pigments in the strips. (Photos: Middy Polished Plate Glass Vase Style 2. A special thanks to the artist Sidney Hutter <a href=http://www.sidneyhutter.com target=_blank>www.sidneyhutter.com</a>) Muttenz, April 18, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, unveils Hostatint™ A 100-ST, a range of super-transparent preparations based on non-halogenated pigments to support the eye-catching metallic and mineral effects as well as new shades for surface and contour enhancements so desired for today’s lifestyle products.

Clariant offers improved CESA®-nucleant masterbatches for “clear PP” applications

Charlotte, April 11, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, now offers an expanded line of CESA-nucleant masterbatches designed to improve the performance of homopolymer, random, and copolymer polypropylenes for clear packaging applications. Since many resin suppliers have reduced the availability of compounded polypropylene resin grades, these latest, easy-to-use formulations give processors a flexible, affordable, alternative way to get the modified materials they need.

Clariant launches first Indoor Pollution controller for skin care

Clariant launches first Indoor Pollution controller for skin care. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 11, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, introduces the Personal Care industry to the first product capable of controlling atopic-prone skin and hypersensitivity triggered by indoor pollution. New active ingredient Eosidin, a well characterized extract of green citrus unshiu, tackles immuno-modulation and shows outstanding results in clinical studies on atopic-prone skin.

Más soluciones Clariant AddWorks® para segmentos clave de la industria de plásticos

La incorporación de una pequeña cantidad de soluciones de aditivos AddWorks® genera un gran impacto en el desempeño de los polímeros, simplificando la vida y ofreciendo más productividad para los clientes, gracias a formas físicas listas y fáciles de usar. (Fotografía: Clariant)San Pablo, 5 de abril de 2017 – Clariant, una de las empresas líderes mundiales en especialidades químicas, presenta las nuevas soluciones AddWorks que satisfacen las diferentes necesidades de los principales segmentos de la industria de plásticos en Feiplastic 2017.

Clariant’s passion for paints delivers innovation and trend-focused support at European Coatings Show

Clariant’s passion for paints delivers innovation and trend-focused support at European Coatings Show. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 5, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, addresses current coatings trends of health and well-being, convenience and multifunctionality, aesthetics, and efficiency in its new innovations to support the industry’s development unveiled at European Coatings Show.

Clariant opens new bleaching earth production site in Indonesia

Clariant’s new bleaching earth production site is located in the Java Integrated Industrial & Port Estate (JIIPE) in Gresik, near Surabaya. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 5, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announces the official opening of a new bleaching earth production site for its Business Unit Functional Minerals in Gresik, near Surabaya (Indonesia). The new production site supplements Clariant's existing manufacturing capacity and expands its footprint in the emerging Asia-Pacific region.

Clariant CESA®-extend masterbatches restore recycled PET, PLA for high-value packaging needs

Charlotte, April 4, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, now offers enhanced formulations of CESA-extend masterbatches that restore important material properties to recycled condensation polymers including PET, PLA, and polycarbonate. This means even high percentages of regrind can be incorporated with virgin resin without significantly reducing physical properties required in food-contact and other high-performance packaging applications.

Clariant unveils inspiring new trends and a new dedicated active ingredients business for Personal Care

Clariant opened new active ingredients business. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 4, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, presented two highlights at in-cosmetics Global: the new Active Ingredients Unit to provide dedicated, expert support for the highly-specialized needs of the Personal Care industry; and the introduction of four new trends with its BeautyForward second edition, expected to impact global Personal Care with inspirational formulations and textures to help customers be one step ahead of their competition.

Clariant unveils ground-breaking additives at European Coatings Show 2017

Exolit® AP 435 keeps intumescent coatings fluid and workable even after long storage. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 4, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will present several new products developed by its Additives Business Unit at the European Coatings Show 2017, taking place in Nuremberg, Germany, on April 4-6. Exhibiting on Booth 7-123, Clariant will unveil fire protection ingredients for intumescent coatings, an additive to improve properties of electrostatic powder coatings, a synergistic UV absorber/light stabilizer for solvent- and water-based coatings, and a new family of waxes based on renewable resources.

Clariant responde a las megatendencias globales con soluciones innovadoras y sustentables

Clariant en la Feiplastic 2017, Stand B68. (Fotografía: Clariant)San Pablo, 3 de abril de 2017 – Clariant, una de las empresas líderes mundiales en especialidades químicas, destaca las megatendencias globales que influyen en la industria del plástico, en su stand ubicado en Feiplastic 2017, y demuestra cómo la empresa crea valor para este sector con base en las necesidades reales que estas tendencias generan para las personas.

Clariant dives deep into the ocean to forecast trend automotive colors for 2019

Fancy Flexibility: SHINY MULTITUDESMuttenz, March 31, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, suggests a sea of underwater-inspired shades to bring more color to our roads in 2019 in its new global Automotive Trendbook. The “Marine Magic” collection of automotive styling shades is based on Clariant’s color know-how and observations of social trends, topics and industry developments.

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