Raw Material Suppliers

Wacker Chemicals Ltd

Approved Member

Address: Venture House, Arlington Square, Downshire Way, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1WA, UK

Telephone: +44 1344 887 676

Company Principal Website: http://www.wacker.com

Year of Formation: TBA

Number of UK & Ireland Employees: <10

Profile:

UK subsidiary of Wacker Chemie AG. Wacker Chemie AG is the largest manufacturer of silicones in Europe with all manufacturing sites accredited to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. The ELASTOSIL® product range includes the full spectrum of silicone materials for all market sectors e.g. building and construction, rubber fabrication, consumer care, textile, paper, chemical, coatings, industrial sealing and bonding. For the Sealants industry Wacker offer raw materials as well as ready-compounded sealant in bulk, cartridges and foilpacks. In the GENIOSIL® range Wacker offer organofunctional silanes, prepolymers and "hybrid" sealants. WACKER POLYMERS is a leading producer of state-of-the-art binders and polymeric additives based on polyvinyl acetate and vinyl acetate copolymers. They are used in construction chemicals, paints, surface coatings, adhesives and nonwovens, and in fiber composites and polymeric materials based on renewable resources. Wacker also manufacture HDK® fumed silica - available in a range of hydrophilic and hydrophobic grades - which are used primarily for their thickening, thixotropic and reinforcing properties in the sealant, resin and surface coating industries.

Parent Company:

WACKER CHEMIE AG

Trade names:

ELASTOSIL® GENIOSIL® HDK® VINNAPAS® VINNOL®

Managing Director/CEO/Owner:

Gabriele Thye

Principal Technical Contact:

TBA TBA

Accreditations:

ISO 14001

Adhesion Promoters

Antifoams

Cross-linking Agents

Dispersants

Other Speciality Chemicals

Polymer Resins

Resins & Tackifiers

Rheology Modifiers

Water based Polymers/Emulsions/Latex