We don't just make ground-breaking plastics, chemicals, and fertilizers. We make discoveries. We push the boundaries of what is possible to develop products that improve people's lives. Driven by a passion to create value through innovation, we address global challenges. These include climate, water, energy, health and food. We have taken on a pioneering role in the solution of plastic waste problems and in recycling.
Our base chemical range is used in many areas, including energy, automotive, piping, consumer products, healthcare and packaging. We provide fertilizers to the agricultural industry and technical nitrogen and melamine products to the wood-working industry.
With head offices in Vienna, Austria, Borealis employs 6,900 employees and operates in over 120 countries. OMV, the Austria-based international oil and gas company, owns 75% of Borealis, while the remaining 25% is owned by a holding company of the Abu-Dhabi based Mubadala. We supply services and products to customers around the globe through Borealis and two important joint ventures: Borouge and Baystar™.
- Focus : Manufacturer
- Employees: 5,001-10,000
- Industry : Chemistry
News about Borealis
17-Feb-2023 | business & finance
Neste, Borealis, Uponor, Wastewise Group enable chemical recycling of hard-to-recycle plastic waste
First production of cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) pipes based on feedstock from chemically recycled PEX waste
11-May-2020 | manufacturing
Incident at Borealis in Stenungsund, Sweden
Fire occurred at steam cracker
18-Oct-2019 | business & finance
ADNOC, Adani, BASF and Borealis sign Memorandum of Understanding to further evaluate collaboration for a chemical complex in India
Total investment estimated to be up to $4 billion
30-Oct-2018 | research and development
Borealis announces collaboration with start-up Qpinch to scale up revolutionary heat recovery technology
Borealis announces its collaboration with Qpinch, a start-up that has developed a revolutionary technology to recover industrial waste heat, using an ...
09-Apr-2018 | people
Mark Garrett leaves Borealis
Borealis Supervisory Board announces the appointment of Alfred Stern as new CEO
22-May-2015 | manufacturing
Borealis and Agrifos announce major milestone in the development of ammonia production project
Borealis and Agrifos Partners LLC, a project development company, have reached a preliminary agreement to jointly develop a world-scale ammonia project ...
19-Jan-2015 | business & finance
Borealis sells nitric acid process technology to Casale
Borealis has divested a package of fertilizer process technologies and established a new technology partnership with Casale SA. The partnership will enable ...