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SOLVAY SACompany logo

Belgium (BE)

OpenCorporation rating: 54.49 on 100

Ranking 2019: 30 on 602 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Manufacture of pharmaceutical preparations (2120)
• Manufacture of plastics in primary forms (2016)

Company description

The company is engaged in the manufacture of chemicals and plastics in Belgium. It has its registered office located in Brussel, Belgium. It was founded in 1863 by Ernest Solvay. The company offers a broad range of products that contribute to improving quality of life and its customers' performance in markets such as consumer goods, construction, automotive, energy, water and environment and electronics. It produces soda ash, sodium bicarbonate, hydrogen peroxide, fluorinated products, disinfectants, chlorine, caustic soda, salt, specialty polymers, vinyls, polyvinyl chloride, fuel systems, and pipes and fittings. The company's subsidiaries include SOLVAY Chemicals, the world's largest producer of soda ash, hydrogen peroxide and sodium bicarbonate; SOLVAY Plastics, the leading world producer of specialty polymers and vinyls; and SOLVAY Rhodia, a world leader in the development and production of specialty chemicals.

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OpenCorporation questionnaire

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