Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2017 the company employed a total workforce of 18 135. In the financial year 2017, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 6.377 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. Clariant’s corporate strategy is based on five pillars: focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.

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(图片提供:科莱恩)上海,2018年9月20日 –全球领先的特种化学品制造商科莱恩将参加2018年9月27日至29日在上海国家会展中心举办的中国国际纺织面料及辅料(秋冬)博览会(Intertextile)。在这个全球最大的纺织面料和辅料展会之一的秋冬季展会上,科莱恩将重点展示其具有可持续性的原液染色解决方案及功能性CESA面料添加剂色母粒。

Clariant’s MegaMax® 800 catalyst: Impressive start at CNOOC methanol plant in China 

Methanol Production Plant of CNOOC Kingboard Chemical Co Ltd. 
(Photo: CNOOC Kingboard Chemical Ltd)Munich, September 20, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the successful start-up of its MegaMax 800 methanol synthesis catalyst at China National Offshore Oil Corporation’s (CNOOC) China BlueChemical methanol plant in Hainan province.

Clariant presenta innovaciones para la industria de Personal Care con base en las tendencias de consumo durante la in-cosmetics Latin America

B-Circadin se extrae de la planta Lespedeza Capitata, cultivada en Corea del Sur, donde es utilizada por sus propiedades medicinales. 
(Fotografía: Clariant)San Pablo, 20 de septiembre de 2018 – Clariant, una de las empresas líderes mundiales en especialidades químicas, promueve una serie de innovaciones para el sector de Personal Care, durante la in-cosmetics Latin America, entre los días 19 y 20 de septiembre, en Expo Center Norte, San Pablo. Uno de los productos destacados es el ingrediente activo B-Circadin, extraído de la planta Lespedeza Capitata, cultivada en Corea del Sur, donde es reconocida por sus propiedades medicinales. Inspirado en un estudio que conquistó el Premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 2017, que analiza la importancia del ciclo circadiano en el funcionamiento del organismo humano, el B-Circadin combate los daños a la piel ocasionados por el estrés inherente al estilo de vida moderno.

Clariant and SABIC enter Governance agreement defining the long-term strategic relationship

Muttenz, September 18, 2018 – Clariant and SABIC, two world leaders in chemicals, today jointly announced the signing of a Governance Agreement that determines the principles of Clariant’s future governance, defines SABIC’s position as a strategic anchor shareholder and confirms Clariant’s independence as a publicly-listed company under Swiss corporate governance.

Clariant makes a step change into higher value specialties

Muttenz, September 18, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced an updated strategy and financial outlook as well as the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with SABIC on a significant collaboration opportunity between the two companies in the area of high performance materials. The Group intends to expand more strongly by focusing on customer-specific products and solution offerings with attractive growth prospects and above average value potential.

科莱恩引入“REMAFIN® Plus”服务概念,以支持SFDA对有关医疗器械材料的要求

用于二类和三类医疗器械材料的色母粒现需要遵循SFDA监管的GB/T 16886标准测试。
(照片:科莱恩)上海,2018年9月13日 –全球领先的特种化学品制造商科莱恩宣布将扩大其面向医疗器械和制药行业的色母粒以及化合物系列产品,以满足医疗器械行业的需求。“REMAFIN Plus”产品和服务基于当地生产的产品,获得了中国国家食品药品监督管理局(SFDA)认可实验室的认证,且符合GB/T 16886标准要求。

Clariant included in 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index 

Muttenz, September 13, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that it was listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2018. This marks the 6th consecutive year that Clariant was recognized as one of the most sustainable chemical companies worldwide and is a testament to the company’s long-standing commitment to sustainability.

Groundbreaking for Clariant’s sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Romania 

Groundbreaking ceremony for the new sunliquid plant in Craiova/Romania (from left to right): Urs Herren, Ambassador of Swiss Confederation, Claudiu Mares, State Secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Anton Anton, Minister of Energy, Paula Pîrvănescu, State Secretary at the Ministry of Business Environment, Commerce and Entrepreneurship, Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee Clariant, Ion Prioteasa, Dolj County Council President, Philippe Mengal, Executive Director BBI JU, Constantin Gheorghita, Mayor of Podari, Oliver Kinkel, Head of Region Europe Clariant, Dragos Gavriluta, Clariant Project Director sunliquid Romania, Markus Rarbach, Head of Business Line Biofuels & Derivatives, Clariant, Martin Vollmer, Chief Technology Officer Clariant. 
(Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, September 12, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today officially started construction of the first large-scale commercial sunliquid plant for the production of cellulosic ethanol made from agricultural residues. At the flagship facility, the sunliquid technology developed by the company is being used on an industrial scale for the first time. The occasion was marked with a traditional groundbreaking ceremony in Podari near Craiova in southwestern Romania, which was attended by official representatives of the Romanian government, the Swiss Ambassador Urs Herren, and a Clariant representation headed by Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee.

Clariant confirms SABIC to complete purchase of 24.99% stake in Clariant after receiving all regulatory approvals 

Muttenz, September 10, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that SABIC has received the final outstanding regulatory approvals from the competition authorities for the purchase of a 24.99% stake in Clariant. Therefore, an unconditional closing of the purchase will take place in the next days which makes SABIC Clariant’s largest strategic anchor shareholder, and second anchor shareholder beside the group of former shareholders of Süd-Chemie.

Clariant to exhibit desiccant solutions that protect furniture from moisture damage during transport at FMC 2018

Clariant Container Dri II cargo desiccants offer outstanding ease of use and cost optimization for furniture shipments. 
(Photo: Clariant)Shanghai, August 28, 2018 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in the FMC (Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China) 2018 exhibition on 11-14 September 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). During the exhibition, Clariant will highlight its line of powerful, sustainable and cost-efficient Container Dri II desiccants for the furniture market. The highly regarded desiccant products will also be made available online in China at, making it possible for more small and medium-sized customers to experience the benefits of the Container Dri II products.

Clariant announces cooperation with Haelixa

Muttenz, August 30, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced a cooperation with Haelixa, a Swiss startup with expertise in DNA-based tracers and a spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich (Switzerland).

Clariant highlights colorful solutions for latex at IRGCE 2018

Clariant’s colorants make your latex products look more colorful!
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in this year's International Rubber Glove Conference and Exhibition (IRGCE) to be held from 4-6 September 2018 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Clariant will showcase its outstanding colorant and pigment formulations to help customers meet specific quality assurance standards, while offering significant product benefits supported by their strong competence in color technology.

Clariant and Save the Children partner to stop the spread of malaria in Myanmar 

Chris Hansen, Head of Clariant Business Unit Masterbatches, Asia Pacific and Hassan Noor Saadi, Asia Regional Director of Save the Children signed MOU for partnershi. 
(Photo: Clariant/Save the Children)Singapore, August 27, 2018 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals and Save the Children, one of the the world’s largest independent children's rights organisations, today announced a partnership to help stem the spread of malaria in Myanmar. The Clariant Foundation has pledged CHF 150,000 for Malaria Prevention and Control and signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Save the Children to form a working team to study, design and implement a range of health and education programmes in Myanmar.