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Looking to the Future
We at ALTANA have a long-term approach. We invest in the future – sometimes even contrary to short-term trends. Whether it’s research and development, digitalization, expansion into emerging markets, or talent promotion, the decisive factor is what sustainably strengthens ALTANA and thus also our customers, employees, owner, and society as a whole. We have our sights set on the future. And that’s where we’re heading with wide-open eyes.
INVESTING IN INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES
With its digital laboratory, the ALTANA Group is launching a new era in application technology and thus multiplying the spectrum of its customized solutions.
SHAPING FUTURE MARKETS
Digital printing is one of the most promising future markets worldwide. In this area, the ALTANA Group combines its specialty chemicals expertise with mechanical engineering knowhow.
STRATEGICALLY EXPANDING OUR LOCATIONS
In order to meet future demand for high-quality rheology additives, BYK has invested around 70 million USD in the Gonzales site.
DRIVING CLIMATE PROTECTION FORWARD
The ALTANA Group will achieve climate-neutrality in its direct sphere of influence by 2025, thus consistently pursuing its sustainability course.
The long-term investment in talent at ALTANA has paid off. There is already a new generation of managers that is not only successful, but also derives joy from making discoveries.
PROVIDING NEIGHBORLY HELP
At ELANTAS PDG in St. Louis, neighborhood involvement has a long tradition. The workforce has supported numerous social projects for years.