2017 First Quarter Earnings Highlights
Solvay first quarter results are strong with a 12% growth in underlying EBITDA , the margin at record levels 21% and generated significant amount of free cash-flow €160 million. The nature of the delivery – high volume growth, excellence and synergies to name but a few – illustrate the quality of the results.
Saudi Arabia: the new hydrogen peroxide mega-factory starts up at last
Solvay's third hydrogen peroxide mega-factory, with a capacity of 300,000 tons per year, was delivered in mid April after over 500,000 hours of work devoted to its operation and start-up, without any accidents or work stoppages (LTA).
From carbon fibre to the composite material
What does the standard supply chain for a composite material consist of, from the production of the carbon fibre through to the manufacture of the material that will be fitted on an aircraft? Today, we don't need to look very far to find...
Empowering farmers in India to support sustainable guar sourcing
Since 2015, Solvay has been spearheading a large-scale development initiative for local farmers in arid north-western India. You might not know it, but you’ve probably consumed guar before, while washing your hair or enjoying a...