The Arkema Group was created in October 2004 from the reorganization of Total’s Chemicals branch. Its three business segments, Vinyl Products, Industrial Chemicals and Performance Products, combine coherent and integrated industrial activities, most of which boast either world or European leading rankings, with internationally recognized brands and products..
Present in over 40 countries with 17,000 employees, the Arkema Group operates 80 industrial facilities in Europe, North America and Asia, as well as sales subsidiaries in every region of the world. With a resolutely international presence, a solid commercial ranking, an industrial strategy focused on new plants and development projects, and a sound financial structure, Arkema’s assets combine to make the Company a major world chemical player.
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05-Jan-2023 | Business
Arkema finalizes the divestment of its phosphorus derivatives business
Arkema finalized the divestment of Febex, a company specialized in phosphorus-based chemistry, to Belgian group Prayon. Febex is a global player in ...
01-Nov-2022 | Business
Arkema divests its phosphorus derivatives business
Arkema announces the proposed divestment of Febex, a company specialized in phosphorus-based chemistry, to Belgian group Prayon. Arkema thus continues its ...
05-Sep-2022 | Business
Arkema finalizes the acquisition of Polimeros Especiales in Mexico
On September 1st 2022, Arkema finalized the acquisition of Polimeros Especiales, strengthening the Group’s offering in solvent-free solutions and its ...
05-May-2022 | Research
Arkema, CNRS, Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University and CPE Lyon join forces to design the batteries of the future
An increasingly large share of portable energy needs will be supplied by mobile energy storage devices, such as lithium-ion batteries. Arkema, CNRS, Claude ...
30-Jul-2019 | Business
Bostik to acquire Prochimir, a company specializing in high performance adhesive films
Arkema announces a project for Bostik to acquire Prochimir, a company specializing in high performance thermobonding adhesive films. This acquisition would ...
26-Jul-2019 | Business
Brenntag signs agreement with Arkema for distribution of waterborne resins in the USA
Brenntag North America, Inc., part of the Brenntag Group will become the primary distributor for Arkema Inc. waterborne resins in the United States, ...
24-Jan-2019 | Finances
Arkema invests in development of lithium-sulfur batteries
Arkema works alongside battery manufacturers, and contributes to optimizing battery performance thanks to its materials and innovative solutions. Arkema’s ...