ClariantClariant is a focused specialty chemical company led by the overarching purpose of “Greater chemistry – between people and planet.” By connecting customer focus, innovation, and people the company creates solutions to foster sustainability in different industries. On 31 December 2023, Clariant totaled a staff number of 10 481 and recorded sales of CHF 4.377 billion in the fiscal year for its continuing businesses. Since January 2023, the Group conducts its business through the three Business Units Care Chemicals, Catalysts, and Adsorbents & Additives. Clariant is based in Switzerland.

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The value of transparency across the entire value chain

Empowering tomorrow through transparency.We appreciate companies that are reliable - it's good to know the products we use are safe and made with care. At Clariant, we think transparency fosters trust. When customers truly know our products and how we make them, they can confidently choose sustainable solutions.

Clariant at CHINAPLAS 2024: next-gen solutions for performance and sustainability

Exolit OP 1400 meets the requirements of the e&e industry and is continuously available thanks to the new plant in China, DayaBay.As the countdown to CHINAPLAS 2024 gets underway, Clariant has announced that it will display its latest portfolio of additives, delivering on both efficiency and sustainability.

Clariant completed acquisition of Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

Clariant, a sustainability-focused specialty chemical company, today announces that it has completed the acquisition of Lucas Meyer Cosmetics, a leading provider of high-value ingredients for the cosmetics and personal care industry, from IFF for an Enterprise Value (EV) of USD 810 million (~ CHF 720 million). Purchase price will be subject to customary net debt and working capital adjustments.

Clariant’s CycloRetin™: new launch in the skincare market to activate ageless beauty

Heterophyllin B molecule helps activate the age-defying benefits inspired by retinol while being naturally gentle.At in-cosmetics Global 2024 in Paris Clariant is debuting CycloRetin, a natural skincare active. Found in prince ginseng, CycloRetin activates the benefits offered by retinol while being naturally gentle.

Clariant at NPE2024: balancing efficiency and sustainability with greater chemistry

Clariant is continuously developing its portfolio of additive solutions for the plastics industry to address technical challenges.NPE2024 in Florida this May sets the stage for Clariant to showcase its latest additive solutions that deliver on both performance and sustainability.

Clariant delivers high-performance and sustainable “mood fix” solutions at PCHi 2024

Clariant delivers high-performance and sustainable “mood fix” solutions at PCHi 2024.Clariant, a global-leading personal care ingredient provider, will attend the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) exhibition to be staged on 20-22 March 2024 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Conventional Center. A complete portfolio covering a host of high-performance and sustainable new ingredients dedicated to the specific needs of the skin, body and hair of consumers in China will be showcased during the three-day exhibition.

Clariant to showcase more sustainable solutions for agriculture at CAC 2024

Clariant to showcase more sustainable solutions for agriculture at CAC 2024.Clariant will highlight its latest offerings dedicated to the agricultural industry at the upcoming 24th China International Agrochemical & Crop Protection Exhibition (CAC) to be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai on 13-15 March 2024. On display will be a host of high-performance solutions, including environmentally friendly options, to replace traditional ones in a wide range of product areas.

Clariant to showcase its sustainably evolved coatings at the American Coatings Show 2024

Clariant to showcase its sustainably evolved coatings at the American Coatings Show 2024.Clariant, a sustainability-focused specialty chemical company, is excited to bring a range of innovative paint and coatings products to the American Coatings Show 2024, the leading North American coatings industry event. Clariant’s technical experts will be presenting industry-leading solutions that minimize environmental footprints and maximize product performance, while meeting or surpassing the latest regulatory requirements.

The journey of acai from the jewel of the earth to a superstar cosmetic ingredient

Açaí berries grow on branches and need to be gently picked and placed in baskets before further processing.The Amazon is the largest tropical rainforest on our planet and home to around 40,000 plant species, including the açaí tree. Its berries contain abundant antioxidants which make them a powerful natural ingredient in high-performing and sustainable cosmetics, central to many oils, actives and scrubs developed by Clariant’s Personal Care Specialties company, Beraca.

Clariant proudly celebrates 40 years of desiccant manufacturing and innovation in Belen, New Mexico, USA

Group photo from the 40th Anniversary Luncheon on Novemebr 16th, 2023.Clariant, a sustainability-focused specialty chemical company, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Belen, NM, USA desiccant manufacturing site. Beginning in 1983 with Desi Pak bentonite clay desiccants, the site has developed a range of innovative products for varied industries including intermodal transport, electronics and semiconductors, aerospace and defense, packaging, food protection, apparel and textiles, medical devices, and health and personal care.

Clariant to showcase new portfolio of industrial coatings and PTFE-free additives at ChinaCoat 2023

Clariant at ChinaCoat 2023: sustainability-driven formulations on performance, decarbonization and localization. ChinaCoat 2023 in Shanghai sets the stage for Clariant to showcase its latest solutions dedicated to more sustainable and effective formulations and coating applications that help safeguard public health and the environment.

Clariant highlights the Thai beauty concept by combining sustainability and science at in-cosmetics Asia

Clariant highlights the Thai beauty concept by combining sustainability and science at in-cosmetics. 
(Picture: Clariant)As a regular exhibitor at the annual in-cosmetics Asia trade show held in Thailand, a global leading specialty chemical company Clariant will return this year with a brand new concept based on the Thai beauty by offering solutions leveraging natural ingredients through the power of science. The show will be staged on 7-9 November 2023 at the BITEC in Bangkok.