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Advanced Surface Solutions

DISCOVER THE MAGIC TOUCH
OF INNOVATIVE WAXES AND POLYMERS

Value-creating wax additives and performance polymers
FOR A WIDE VARIETY OF APPLICATIONS

Clariant is a leading global player in the development, production and distribution of wax additives and performance polymers. Our high-quality portfolio comprises a broad variety of solutions, such as biobased rice bran waxes, montan waxes, polyolefin waxes and polymers, fatty acid derivatives, as well as wax blends and emulsions. Our products are available in many forms, ranging from granules to very fine, micronized powders and ready-to-use dispersions.

Whether you are looking for high-performing PE wax or PP wax, additives based on montan wax or amide wax, hot melts, or specialty waxes and PTFE-free solutions: The precision-tailored offerings from our well-known Licocene®, Licowax®, Licomont®, Licocare® and Licolub® lines are sure to smooth your path to better products and processes.

See how we add value
To the industries we serve
All the great things you can do with wax
FROM A SINGLE HIGH-QUALITY SOURCE

With our long-standing expertise and focus on research and application development, we are able to systematically develop innovative and sustainable solutions, characterized by a strong orientation towards the demands of our target markets and the requirements of our customers.

We provide high-performing wax additives and performance polymers for plastics, coatings, and ink applications. Our versatile and innovative offering in these categories is complemented by an attractive choice of hot melts and polymeric wax additives for adhesives, as well as by a wide range of products for special applications, such as agricultural coatings and surface cleaning.

We offer a broad range of customer services along with these products, most notably with first-class technical support from our many application and market experts around the globe.

Expertise and eco-commitment you can trust

KEY BENEFITS OF OUR WAX SOLUTIONS

1.

Dedicated techno-commercial teams full of application knowledge and ready to create customer value

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A growing offering of products recognized as sustainable by third parties, as well as solutions carrying our own EcoTain® label for sustainability excellence

3.

Problem-specific solutions for plastics, coatings, inks, adhesives and agriculture products that help our customers stay ahead

Watch how we innovate
TO IMPROVE SUSTAINABILITY AND PERFORMANCE
With the sustainable, high-performing solutions from our Licocene® and Licocare® lines, we take the enhancement of waxes and their applications to the next level.
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Production plants
and 3 application labs across the globe
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Products
with a Renewable Carbon Index greater than 50%
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Dedicated market teams
brimming with expertise on the industries we serve
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NEWS
  • Oktober 20, 2022
    Clariant führt auf der K 2022 neue Additive für nachhaltige Kunststoffentwicklungen ein
    Besucher der K 2022 können sich auf neue Additivlösungen von Clariant (Halle 8a, Stand J11) zur Förderung nachhaltiger Kunststoffe und zur Reduzierung des Rohstoffverbrauchs freuen. Die innovativen Entwicklungen verleihen Anwendungen eine größere Widerstandsfähigkeit, um ihre Nutzdauer zu verlängern und ihre Wiederverwendung auf dem Weg zur Kreislaufwirtschaft zu unterstützen. Darüber hinaus greifen sie Produktionsherausforderungen auf, indem sie die Wirtschaftlichkeit und CO2-Bilanz beim Compoundieren und Verarbeiten verbessern.
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  • April 06, 2022
    Clariant’s Beyond Color additives elevate possibilities for high-performing sustainable coatings
    At American Coatings Show (ACS) 2022, Clariant is prioritizing sustainability Beyond Color to support the creation of more sustainable innovations for industrial and consumer coatings products. Visit Clariant at Booth 2846 to explore the latest multifunctional additives that are driving the industry’s transition, from new renewable carbon-based ingredients to non-halogenated next-level fire protection.
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  • Februar 15, 2022
    Clariant at ACS 2022 Discover Beyond Color innovation for high-performance coatings products
    Visit the Clariant booth at the American Coatings Show this April 5-7, 2022 to #asktheexpert about innovations “Beyond Color” that differentiate and enhance the performance, compliance, and sustainability of paints and coatings (Booth 2846).
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Welcome to our Service and Delivery Standards

  • Services
    Appreciating the needs of our customers is one of the leading priorities for us. As part of our on-going efforts to enhance the service towards customers we have developed a condensed and practical overview of our service and delivery standards.
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