Solvay Chemicals: A diversified chemicals portfolio for the North American marketplace
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Solvay Chemicals, Inc. serves markets that range from adhesives and sealants, agriculture, automotive, consumer and environmental, to food, feed and beverage, glass, metals and mining, pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper, semiconductor, soap & detergents, and textiles.
Since its inception, Solvay Chemicals has continued to offer new and innovative products and services to the environmental marketplace. The innovative spirit and commitment to sustainable development, watchwords of the Solvay Group for more than 150 years, continue to underscore our company’s dedication to a clean, safe environment.
Water and WastewaterTreatment
We help make our water pollution-free with Proxitane® WW-12 Peracetic Acid, IXPER® Calcium Peroxide powder or granules, INTEROX® Hydrogen Peroxide, PAK® 27 Algaecide, BICAR® Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium Fluoride…and more.
Air Pollution Control
For over 25 years, SOLVAir® trona and sodium bicarbonate have been a benchmark for use in SO2, SO3 (SOx), and HCl control. Our understanding of regulatory compliance, expertise in Dry Sorbent Injection, and our ongoing independent field tests help customers meet their compliance goals, effectively and cost-effectively.
Soil and Groundwater Applications
From chemical oxidation of many contaminants to in-situ and ex-situ bioremediation of petrochemical spills, Solvay Chemicals offers a wide array of products for soil and groundwater remediation. Our portfolio of products for soil and groundwater treatment includes IXPER® 75C Calcium Peroxide, IXPER® 70C Calcium Peroxide Granules, and INTEROX® Hydrogen Peroxide.
The Responsible Care® initiative
At Solvay Chemicals, we are committed to preserving the environment of the planet we share; making reasonable use of the earth’s resources, while preserving species and natural habitat; and to the health, safety and security of our employees who produce our products and our customers and consumers who use them. As part of the Solvay Group of companies, we support sustainable development through the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Responsible Care® initiative.
Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers in diverse global end markets. Its products and solutions are used in planes, cars, smart and medical devices, batteries, in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications promoting sustainability. Its lightweighting materials enhance cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality. Solvay is headquartered in Brussels with around 27,000 employees in 58 countries. Pro forma net sales were € 10.9 billion in 2016, with 90% from activities where Solvay ranks among the world's top 3 leaders. Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) is listed on Euronext Brussels and Paris (Bloomberg: SOLB.BB - Reuters: SOLB.BR) and in the United States its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a level-1 ADR program.