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 launches Telasperse™ PVC pigment preparations for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC

Clariant launches Telasperse™ PVC pigment preparations for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is adding an important new family to its range of colorants for plastics, with the introduction of Telasperse PVC for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC. The new family currently comprises seven colours – one blue, three reds and three yellows – as well as two blacks and a white. More colors will be added in the coming months.

Clariant Healthcare packaging moisture-control solutions displayed at CPhI Worldwide 2017

Clariant Healthcare packaging moisture-control solutions displayed at CPhI Worldwide 2017. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and its Healthcare Packaging business unit is featuring an expanded line of Equilibrium-Stabilizer products in Booth 42L40, in the Inno Pack area of the CPhI Worldwide 2017 exhibition being held October 24-26 in Messe Frankfurt, Germany.

Clariant unveils new amide/amine-free anti-stat and new moisture-control solutions at CPhI 2017

Muttenz, October 19, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, invites participants at the world’s leading pharmaceutical exhibition to meet product experts and to learn more about solutions for the pharmaceutical industry in Booth 42L20, in the Inno Pack area of CPhI Worldwide 2017. During this global conference, which takes place this year at Messe Frankfurt from October 24-26, Clariant’s Healthcare Polymer Solutions group will feature new solutions for controlling moisture in pharmaceutical packaging, while Clariant Masterbatches will introduce important new anti-static masterbatches for pharmaceutical films.

Clariant launches product innovations & trend concept at SEPAWA 2017

Muttenz, October 18, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today unveils an inspirational new platform linking megatrends with products for the Home Care market, a high purity colorant for cosmetics, and new renewable ingredients paving the way for label-free hand dishwashing liquids and less use of preservatives in mild formulations, at SEPAWA 2017.

Clariant dedicated to promoting industry innovation at 18th Chinese National Congress on Catalysis

Shizhong Zhao, Head of Catalysts R&D China, Clariant (right), and Prof. Xinhe Bao, Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (left), presented the Achievement Award to Prof. Zhongmin Liu. (Photo: Clariant)Munich, October 17, 2017 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, provided key sponsorships at the 18th Chinese National Congress on Catalysis, which kicked off today in Tianjin, China. The biennial event, considered the most important scientific catalysis conference in China, has successfully attracted over 2,500 attendees, representing local and overseas academic, research and commercial organizations.

Clariant features full color ranges for design and industry trends plus additives portfolio at Western Coatings Show

Clariant’s Hostatint™ UV pigment preparations are an excellent choice for the coloration of industrial wood finishes. (Photo: Clariant)Charlotte, October 12, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will feature two complete color ranges of pigment preparations in Booth 429 at the Western Coatings Show 2017. Hostatint™ UV supports the trend towards low VOC radiation cured industrial wood coatings, while the Hostatint A 100-ST range offers super-transparent, halogen-free pigment preparations enabling easy and economic creations of metallic and color travel effects in industrial coatings. Additives will present innovative coatings solutions with an excellent sustainability profile.

Clariant’s new sunflower-based surfactant is a true pioneer

Clariant’s new sunflower-based surfactant is a true pioneer. (Photos: Clariant)Muttenz, October 12, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, heralds a new era for renewable surfactants in hand dishwashing liquid (HDWL) detergents with market breakthrough GlucoPure® Sense, a unique label-free surfactant based on 100% renewable sunflower oil sourced in Europe.

Clariant focuses on keeping winter air passengers flying high at inter airport Europe

Muttenz, October 10, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is ready to help the airport and aviation industry ensure safe and efficient operations through possibly the coldest winter this century in Europe1, and is demonstrating its sustainable and reliable support at inter airport Europe, October 10-13, 2017 (Booth 1212 Hall A5).

Clariant Packaging Solutions Extend Shelf Life of Oxygen- and Moisture-Sensitive Probiotics

Clariant Packaging Solutions Extend Shelf Life of Oxygen- and Moisture-Sensitive Probiotics. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 10, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, with its Healthcare Packaging business unit, announces a combination of packaging solutions that protect the potency and extend the shelf life of probiotics in nutraceutical products by inhibiting their exposure to damaging oxygen, moisture and light.

Clariant's Regional President of Greater China receives Shanghai Magnolia Gold Award

Mr.Ying Yong, Mayor of Shanghai, presented the award to Jan Kreibaum. (Photo: Clariant)Shanghai, October 9, 2017 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, announced today that Jan Kreibaum, Regional President of Greater China has been awarded the Shanghai Magnolia Gold Award this year. The award, named after Shanghai’s city flower, is bestowed by the Shanghai Municipal Government to recognize expatriates who have made significant contributions to the city’s economy, business environment, international relations, community development and management standards. Since the establishment of this award in 1993, only 299 expatriates in Shanghai had won the Gold Award (as of 2016). Mr. Yong Ying, Mayor of Shanghai, presented the award to Jan Kreibaum at the official awarding ceremony held on September 30th. This year 11 expatriates win the Gold Award.

Clariant Introduces Tri-Sorb® Desiccant Tablets for USP <671> Moisture Testing of Blister Packs

Clariant Introduces Tri-Sorb® Desiccant Tablets for USP  Moisture Testing of Blister Packs. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 5, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, with its Healthcare Packaging business unit, is introducing Tri-Sorb molecular sieve desiccant tablets specifically designed for USP <671> moisture permeability testing at several upcoming industry events.

Clariant demonstra sua paixão pelas tintas ao oferecer inovações com foco em tendências durante a ABRAFATI 2017

Clariant demonstra sua paixão pelas tintas ao oferecer inovações e suporte com foco em tendências no Congresso/Exposição Internacional de Tintas – ABRAFATI 2017. (Fotografía: Clariant)São Paulo, 3 de outubro de 2017 – A Clariant, uma das empresas líderes mundiais em especialidades químicas, apresenta na ABRAFATI 2017 suas mais recentes inovações conectadas com as atuais tendências para a indústria de tintas e vernizes, considerando aspectos de saúde, bem-estar, conveniência, multifuncionalidade, estética e eficiência. O Congresso Internacional de Tintas/ Exposição Internacional de Fornecedores para Tintas – ABRAFATI 2017 acontecerá entre os dias 03 e 05 de outubro, no São Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center.

Clariant Whitepaper on Performance and Sustainability of Bentonite Clay Desiccants in Moisture Controlled Packaging

Clariant Desi Pak® bentonite clay desiccant. (Photo: Clariant)Munich, October 3, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and its Cargo & Device Protection business line are releasing an industry whitepaper that details the many benefits of bentonite clay as a natural, sustainable desiccant solution for moisture control in packaging. The new whitepaper is available at https://www.clariant.com/bentonite-desiccants.

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