WeylChem: Overview

  • Formed in 2005 as the fine chemicals brand of ICIG
  • Full service provider to the chemical industry with distinctive technological expertise
  • Custom manufacturing & tolling with focus on agrochemicals
  • Marketing & Sales provided by WeylChem International for separately managed operating companies (legal and financial independence)
  • 10 manufacturing facilities in Europe and the United States
  • € 660 million total sales (2015)
  • 2,200 employees

Key Technologies

  • Bromination
  • Chlorination
  • C2 Chemistry
  • C-C Coupling
  • Diazo Chemistry
  • Fluorination
  • Friedel-Crafts Chemistry
  • Grignard Chemistry
  • Halogen Exchange
  • Hydrogenation
  • Low Temperature Chemistry
  • Oxidation

Products manufactured on large scale

  • Chlorotoluenes
  • Chlorine
  • Potassium hydroxide & carbonate
  • Caustic soda
  • Sulfuric acid
  • Glyoxal & Glyoxylic acid