We are an advanced materials & specialty chemicals company

Our commitment is to develop clean mobility and improve resource efficiency

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Our highly performing raw materials for semiconductors

Lights on near-perfect purity phosphine

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Joining UNESCO at the International Year of the Periodic Table

The golden year of Chemistry

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A new revolving credit facility linked to CO2 reduction target

Cutting greenhouse gas emissions 

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Devoting to saving energy and sourcing renewable power

Expanding renewable energy

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Solvay’s Board of Directors announce

CEO Appointment

Ilham Kadri has been appointed CEO of the Group, Chairman of the Executive Committee, member of the Board of Directors , by Solvay’s Board of Directors, with effect from March 1st, 2019 

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Solvay Ventures accelerates groundbreaking solutions

Investing in startups to promote open innovation

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Non-irritating highly adaptable formulations lead personal care

Sulfate-free shampoos made smoother

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Transformation for growth

2017 Annual integrated report

A full account of the progress we made last year in transforming ourselves into an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company. 

About Solvay

To us, it’s all about advanced materials and specialty chemicals. We are a company committed to developing the best technology that addresses sustainable mobility and improves resource efficiency. 

Dedicated to answering customers' unmet needs, our innovative products and constantly evolving market solutions respond to their fast-pacing demand in automotive and aerospace, smart and medical devices, batteries and energy efficiency to power the change; in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications in consumer goods enabling agile and tailored solutions for each of our customer's need. 

We devote to innovation towards impactful circular economy and collaborate with game-changers to spark the impact of cleaner and sustainable solutions globally. Our lightweight materials enhance zero-emission transportation, their formulations optimize the use of resources coupled with performance chemicals to improve air and water quality. 

Diverse, entrepreneurial, and bright talent is Solvay’s beacon since its very foundation, more than 150 years ago, driving us to become an open innovation hub housing the best minds for global advancement at all level of the value creation.