Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2017 the company employed a total workforce of 18 135. In the financial year 2017, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 6.377 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
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20 Sep 2018
Munich, September 20, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the successful start-up of its MegaMax 800 methanol synthesis catalyst at China National Offshore Oil Corporation’s (CNOOC) China BlueChemical methanol plant in Hainan province.
19 Sep 2018
Clariant presenta innovaciones para la industria de Personal Care con base en las tendencias de consumo durante la in-cosmetics Latin America
San Pablo, 20 de septiembre de 2018 – Clariant, una de las empresas líderes mundiales en especialidades químicas, promueve una serie de innovaciones para el sector de Personal Care, durante la in-cosmetics Latin America, entre los días 19 y 20 de septiembre, en Expo Center Norte, San Pablo. Uno de los productos destacados es el ingrediente activo B-Circadin, extraído de la planta Lespedeza Capitata, cultivada en Corea del Sur, donde es reconocida por sus propiedades medicinales. Inspirado en un estudio que conquistó el Premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 2017, que analiza la importancia del ciclo circadiano en el funcionamiento del organismo humano, el B-Circadin combate los daños a la piel ocasionados por el estrés inherente al estilo de vida moderno.
18 Sep 2018
Muttenz, September 18, 2018 – Clariant and SABIC, two world leaders in chemicals, today jointly announced the signing of a Governance Agreement that determines the principles of Clariant’s future governance, defines SABIC’s position as a strategic anchor shareholder and confirms Clariant’s independence as a publicly-listed company under Swiss corporate governance.
18 Sep 2018
Muttenz, September 18, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced an updated strategy and financial outlook as well as the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with SABIC on a significant collaboration opportunity between the two companies in the area of high performance materials. The Group intends to expand more strongly by focusing on customer-specific products and solution offerings with attractive growth prospects and above average value potential.
13 Sep 2018
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13 Sep 2018
Muttenz, September 13, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that it was listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2018. This marks the 6th consecutive year that Clariant was recognized as one of the most sustainable chemical companies worldwide and is a testament to the company’s long-standing commitment to sustainability.
12 Sep 2018
Muttenz, September 12, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today officially started construction of the first large-scale commercial sunliquid plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol made from agricultural residues. At the flagship facility, the sunliquid technology developed by the company is being used on an industrial scale for the first time. The occasion was marked with a traditional groundbreaking ceremony in Podari near Craiova in southwestern Romania, which was attended by official representatives of the Romanian government, the Swiss Ambassador Urs Herren, and a Clariant representation headed by Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee.
10 Sep 2018
Clariant confirms SABIC to complete purchase of 24.99% stake in Clariant after receiving all regulatory approvals
Muttenz, September 10, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that SABIC has received the final outstanding regulatory approvals from the competition authorities for the purchase of a 24.99% stake in Clariant. Therefore, an unconditional closing of the purchase will take place in the next days which makes SABIC Clariant’s largest strategic anchor shareholder, and second anchor shareholder beside the group of former shareholders of Süd-Chemie.
4 Sep 2018
Clariant to exhibit desiccant solutions that protect furniture from moisture damage during transport at FMC 2018
Shanghai, August 28, 2018 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in the FMC (Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China) 2018 exhibition on 11-14 September 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). During the exhibition, Clariant will highlight its line of powerful, sustainable and cost-efficient Container Dri II desiccants for the furniture market. The highly regarded desiccant products will also be made available online in China at 1688.com, making it possible for more small and medium-sized customers to experience the benefits of the Container Dri II products.
30 Aug 2018
Muttenz, August 30, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced a cooperation with Haelixa, a Swiss startup with expertise in DNA-based tracers and a spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich (Switzerland).
28 Aug 2018
Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in this year's International Rubber Glove Conference and Exhibition (IRGCE) to be held from 4-6 September 2018 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Clariant will showcase its outstanding colorant and pigment formulations to help customers meet specific quality assurance standards, while offering significant product benefits supported by their strong competence in color technology.
27 Aug 2018
Singapore, August 27, 2018 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals and Save the Children, one of the the world’s largest independent children's rights organisations, today announced a partnership to help stem the spread of malaria in Myanmar. The Clariant Foundation has pledged CHF 150,000 for Malaria Prevention and Control and signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Save the Children to form a working team to study, design and implement a range of health and education programmes in Myanmar.