Asking more from chemistry

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Solvay in a nutshell

About our company

Solvay is an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, aimed at developing chemistry that addresses resource efficiency and key societal challenges.

Ensuring that our growth does not come at the expense of the planet

Setting of a new Greenhouse Gas emissions target

Solvay new headquarters project by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
In Brussels, Belgium

New Headquarters For Solvay Group

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In Lyon, France

New Innovation and Technology Center

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Investing into start-ups

For open innovation

This is our DNA: we create 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

Composite technologies to

Power the LEAP engine

An urban energy partnership

With Grenoble Metropolis

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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. 

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.