Asking more from chemistry

Industrial Biotecnology Laboratory, Brazil

Solvay in a nutshell

About our company

We are an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, committed to improving resource efficiency through connecting with our customers.

Solvay new headquarters project by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

In Brussels, Belgium

New Headquarters For Solvay Group

Patriarche_Solvay mail Vue Agora

In Lyon, France

New Innovation and Technology Center


Composite technologies to

Power the LEAP engine



Financial Results

First Half 2018 Results: Strong volume growth counters forex headwinds.

July 31, 2018


Investing into start-ups

For open innovation

This is our DNA: Solvay creates partnerships, connections and collaborations in a variety of ways. Our aim is to smartly invest in startups, which is Solvay Ventures’ $100M fund mission. 


The rise of

Stationary Battery


A Hydrogen Peroxide mega plant in Saudi Arabia

To meet the world’s needs for Polyurethane foams


An urban energy partnership

With Grenoble Metropolis

2018 annual report cover

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. 

An advanced materials and specialty chemicals company

We are committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges and improves sustainable mobility and resource efficiency. We innovate and connect with our customers and partners in diverse global end markets.

Our products and solutions are used in planes, cars, smart and medical devices, batteries; in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications promoting sustainability. Our lightweighting materials enhance cleaner transportation, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality.