Clariant is a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2018 the company employed a total workforce of 17 901. In the financial year 2018, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 6.623 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 and R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.

Clariant International Ltd
Rothausstrasse 61
4132 Muttenz 1
+41 61 469 6742

Strategic alliance between Clariant and Elevance sets the path to extraordinary natural ingredients

Strategic alliance between Clariant and Elevance sets the path to extraordinary natural ingredients. 
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemicals company has taken their long-standing collaboration with Elevance Renewable Sciences, a leader in natural oil metathesis, to the next level by developing and commercializing high-performancing greener emollients for the personal care industry.

Christian Kohlpaintner leaves Clariant after 10 successful years

Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced that Christian Kohlpaintner, Member of the Executive Committee, decided to resign from his position effective June 30, 2019, to take on new challenges outside the company.

Clariant continues the advance of propane dehydrogenation technology with new CATOFIN® 311 catalyst

Clariant’s CATOFIN catalyst. 
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced the launch of its latest propane dehydrogenation catalyst, CATOFIN 311. The new catalyst continues the CATOFIN success with a solution that delivers even greater selectivity and a longer lifetime of service, resulting in increased overall profitability for propylene producers.

Clariant Expands Range of FDA Compliant Rigid Desiccant Cards for Healthcare Packages 

ADP Plate. (Photo: Clariant)

New, printable ADP Plate molecular sieve desiccant cards (top) and colorful Dri-Card calcium chloride desiccant cards from Clariant Healthcare Packaging offer new moisture protection options for package designers. Both are now available worldwide and are produced under the applicable GMP requirements.Today, Clariant announced a new flat-profile molecular-sieve desiccant, ADP® Plate, along with an expanded line of Dri-Card laminated-film desiccant cards. Both products are FDA compliant.



Clariant receives Halal certification for Bonthapally site in India

Clariant’s manufacturing site at Bonthapally, Telangana, India. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, announced that its production site located in Bonthapally, India under the Business Unit Industrial & Consumer Specialties (ICS) has received Halal certification in India. With the certification, Clariant's products will be granted better access to consumers located in the region.


中国石油和化学工业联合会副会长傅向升授予大连理工大学“塑料Big Bang”团队二等奖证书与奖金。
(来源:2019黑客松)科莱恩与中国其他14家领先的国际化学品公司共同参与了于5月31日至6月1日在中国上海举行的2019年第二届大学生化工创意设计挑战赛(2019黑客松[1]),为未来行业的人才发展提供专业支持。科莱恩指导的大连理工大学“塑料Big Bang”团队凭借“塑料终端智能回收箱”方案荣获决赛二等奖。



Clariant recognized for risk management and sustainability achievements in procurement

A delegation of Clariant employees, accompanied by Board of Directors member Carlo G. Soave, accepted the World Procurement Award 2019 in front of some 1100 guests at the award ceremony in London. 
(Photo: Events Images)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, received a World Procurement Award 2019 in the category “Supplier Risk Management”. This marks the second recognition for Clariant’s procurement practices in 2019, as the company won an EcoVadis Sustainable Procurement Leadership award in March for having the “Best Internal Stakeholder Engagement” program.

Clariant launches new masterbatches production facility to capture growing demand in China

Clariant Guangzhou Specialty Black Masterbatches Production Facility Opening Ribbon-cutting Ceremony. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant today launched a new facility in Guangzhou, China, dedicated to the manufacturing and supply of specialty black masterbatches that are in high demand in a great number of consumer goods sectors, to specially address the fast-growing China market. Officiating the opening ceremony were Clariant customers and company leaders, and Clariant pledged its continued commitment to local customers in China.

Clariant presented humidity equilibrium stabilizers at InnoPack 2019

EQius Equilibrium Stabilizers. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, highlighted its recently introduced brand EQius at the 8th Annual InnoPack Pharma Confex, in Mumbai. This encompasses products and technology related to Equilibrium Relative Humidity (ERH) stabilization. Equilibrium RH Stabilizers are sorbent products that maintain a certain humidity level in pharmaceutical and nutraceutical packaging in cases where specific relative humidity conditions are required.

Schwertransport für Clariant unterwegs

Clariant erweitert an ihrem Standort im Chemiepark Gendorf ihre Anlage zur Produktion von Ethylenoxid. Hierzu sind Baumaßnahmen notwendig, die die Installation einer Kolonne erfordern. Diese wird in zwei Teilen per Schwerlast-LKW an den Standort transportiert. Der Transport startet seine letzte Etappe am 27. Mai in Passau und trifft am 28. Mai im Chemiepark Gendorf ein.

Clariant highlights service excellence and innovative masterbatches solutions at customer seminar during ChinaPlas 2019

Unique in-plastic anti-counterfeit PLASTIWARD security system. (Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today shared with its customers a seminar hosted by its Masterbatches Business Unit on the localized solutions and innovation offered to meet the Chinese dynamic growing market demand. The seminar held at Pazhou Westin Hotel drew a highly focused audience eager to share in Clariant’s vision for “driving excellence for our future” during the leading regional plastic exhibition, ChinaPlas.