Asking more from chemistry

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 in a nutshell

About our company

Solvay is an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, developing chemistry that addresses next-generation mobility and improves resource efficiency

Volume growth sustained

2018 First Nine Months Results

Solvay Ventures & the SME Instrument of the European Commission present

Start-Up pitch in Brussels

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

Taking 3D printing to the next level

Additive Manufacturing

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Solvay's 2018

Investor Update

We updated investors on our portfolio, with Next Generation Mobility & Resource Efficiency as key markets and key levers to enable the Group to deliver superior and sustainable value growth.

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 right chemistry

To power electric cars

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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 next generation mobility and improves 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.