On July 1, 2014, the glass division of the Aachener Chemische Werke GmbH (ACW) has been integrated into the Chemetall GmbH, the former parent company and is now marketed under the new company name worldwide. With more than 50 years of experience in the glass market, the leading global manufacturers of auxiliary chemical materials for the glass producing and processing industries can now profit from the strong globally operating Chemetall organization.
The portfolio for the glass industry comprises special chemicals, for example cutting fluids, coolants, interleaving powders, detergents, polishing compounds and corrosion protection agents. In close cooperation with customers the glass division team develops optimum solutions for individual applications in the glass producing and treatment processes. The flat glass and optical glass industries benefit from the comprehensive and long-term expertise, especially for cutting, separating and grinding applications.
Chemetall is a leading global surface treatment company, headquartered in Frankfurt a.M., Germany. The companys activities focus on processes for the surface treatment of metals, plastics and glass. The high-performance products are developed for cleaning, giving corrosion protection, sealing, improving paint adhesion, and facilitating the forming and treatment of metals and other substrates. Globally established technologies, for example Ardrox®, Oxsilan® and Gardobond®, are used in the most diverse industry sectors from automotive to aerospace. With more than 2,100 employees, 40 subsidiaries and 22 production sites around the world, the company achieved sales of about 592 million Euro in 2013.
Further information: www.chemetall.com