The Management Committee of Euro Chlor, the Federation of the European chlorine producing companies, has elected Andreas Amling, Senior Vice President of Bayer MaterialScience, as its new Chairman for a two-year period. Andreas Amling succeeds Michael Träger, CEO of the company VESTOLIT.
Mr Amling is Head of Industrial Operations Basic Chemicals of his company, responsible for the global operations of chlorine, nitric acid, technical gases and energies. With a capacity of almost 1.3 million tons per year, Bayer MaterialScience is one of the largest chlorine producers in Europe. Business activities of the company are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. It is among the world’s largest polymer companies.
His chairmanship will be based on Euro Chlor’s three pillars Sustainability, Competitiveness and Regulation.