We are an advanced materials & specialty chemicals company

Solvay develops chemistry that addresses next-generation mobility and improves resource efficiency.

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 

A new electronic grade hydrogen peroxide plant in Zhenjiang, China

Solvay responds to integrated electronic circuits increasing demand

Offering best innovation for a clean and brighter future

Golden medal in the race for electric mobility

Solvay Ventures accelerates groundbreaking solutions

Investing in startups to promote open innovation

Solvay's newest lithium batteries suit the challenge

Going fast speed on electric cars

Devoting to saving energy and sourcing renewable power

Expanding renewable energy

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. 

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.