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Wacker Chemie AG

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4
81737 Munich

Company Portrait

WACKER is a globally operating chemical company headquartered in Munich, Germany. Its portfolio focuses on silicone chemistry, polymer chemistry, fine chemicals and biotech products, polysilicon, wafers and hyperpure silicon monocrystals. In line with these core areas of expertise, WACKER has specialized business divisions: WACKER SILICONES, WACKER POLYMERS, WACKER FINE CHEMICALS and Siltronic.

Focus: Manufacturer

Products and Services

  • antifoams
  • coating additives
  • connectors
  • construction protection materials
  • crosslinking chemicals
  • defoamers
  • E. coli expression systems
  • food chemicals
  • functional polymers
  • grouts
  • hybrid polymers
  • silane adhesion promoters
  • silicone resins
  • textile chemicals
  • thermoplastic silicone elastomers
  • vinyl chloride

Industrial Sectors

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemicals, Substances
  • Fuel Chemistry
  • Polymers, Plastics, Chemical Fibres
  • Technical chemistry


More about Wacker Chemie
  • News

    WACKER Group is Company of the Year

    ICIS Chemical Business has named WACKER “Company of the Year”. In an announcement the news agency highlighted both WACKER’s 2014 financial performance in a challenging environment and the board’s success in positioning the company for future gains. The award was based on year-on-year growt ... more

    WACKER Honors Chemist for Production of Precision Silicone Films

    WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, presented Dr. Andreas Köllnberger with the 2015 Alexander Wacker Innovation Award yesterday. The 41-year-old chemist had developed a process for producing ultrathin silicone films. As thin as 10 micrometers, the precision films are very versatile. Du ... more

    Change in WACKER's Executive Board

    Dr. Joachim Rauhut (61), CFO of Wacker Chemie AG, is leaving the company as planned when his contract expires on October 31, 2015. Dr. Tobias Ohler (44), a WACKER Executive Board member since early 2013, is to take over as CFO on November 1. The Supervisory Board has extended his contract f ... more

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