Saltigo GmbH


As a wholly owned subsidiary of the specialty chemicals company LANXESS, Saltigo GmbH was established as an independent business on the fine chemicals market in April 2006. Its wealth of experience and proven expertise make it one of the leading companies in the field of exclusive synthesis. Saltigo is based in Leverkusen. Its production facilities are situated in Leverkusen and Dormagen.

Our success is founded not only on our extensive portfolio of established technologies and products, but also on our efficient project management system that always keeps you completely up-to-date on the status of your specific project. As an innovative service provider, we have created a large and continually expanding reserve of intellectual property, patents and proprietary procedures and processes. This makes us an exceptionally well-prepared, committed partner for all customers across the innovation-driven sectors.

We support our customers throughout the entire product life cycle – with due regard to national and international regulations. Existing procedures are adapted and often optimized for production in our plants. This enables us to support our customers’ sustainable business success. Our intellectual property management ensures that our customers’ expertise remains their own exclusive property throughout.

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    Michael Zobel to head LANXESS subsidiary Saltigo

    Personnel change at specialty chemicals company LANXESS: Michael Zobel (50), currently head of the High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit, will take over the management of LANXESS subsidiary Saltigo from Torsten Derr (50) on June 1, 2020. Saltigo is one of the leading suppliers in t ... more

    Saltigo celebrates 50 years of pioneering chemistry

    Saltigo GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, has not one, but two reasons to celebrate in November 2017. The Central Organics Pilot Plant (ZeTO) run by the custom synthesis specialist can look back on 50 years in operation at the Leverkusen site. The ZeTO ... more

    Torsten Derr takes over as head of LANXESS subsidiary Saltigo

    From April 1, 2016, Torsten Derr (46), currently head of the LANXESS Board of Management’s Commercial & Supply Chain Excellence Initiative, will take over as head of Saltigo, a subsidiary of the specialty chemicals company. The outgoing head, Wolfgang Schmitz (62), is retiring after 41 year ... more

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    Saltigo GmbH

    Saltigo GmbH is a globally operating custom manufacturing specialist, providing services in the pharmaceutical, agro- & specialty chemical industry. Saltigo combines the flexibility of a midsize company with the financial stability and coverage of a global player. With a comprehensive set ... more