Omya is a leading global producer of industrial minerals, mainly mineral additives and pigments derived from Calcium Carbonate and Dolomite, and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals.
Omya offers versatile solutions beyond Calcium Carbonate – from raw materials to intermediates and chemical specialties for virtually any application. For over 125 years, Omya has distributed innovative, quality products to customers and ranks among the biggest chemical distributors globally. Omya´s Principals are among the leading companies in their respective markets and place the most stringent requirements on their distributors. The portfolios span from agents for UV stabilizers and antiblockers to pigments and flame-retardants and a host of others based on local needs.
Omya ensures safety, environmental compliance and adherence to regulations. For Omya customers and partners, this means maximum reliability in quality and delivery.
The distribution business, in conjunction with our own products, provides valuable synergistic effects, especially for our customers. Wherever our main products are used, we assist you with the corresponding distribution solutions. The product and distribution offer complement each other perfectly and provide a highly attractive package. Our global distribution network allows for the one-stop purchase of our products and our partners' chemicals. You profit from our expertise and our extensive technical support such as analytics, microscopy, microbiology, printing technology and quality management. With our strong focus on innovation, we meet your requirements of today and tomorrow.
Omya has had a long history in the distribution of engineering polymers, which began in 1949 with our partnership with Hoechst and a distribution and representation agreement for Switzerland. Since then, we have expanded throughout the years our footprint in Europe and Asia.
Omya engineering polymer businesses which comprise of Omya (Schweiz) in Switzerland, Esse International in France, UNASA in Spain, SIRT Engineering Plastics in Italy, CZFP in Czech Republic, FPSK in Slovakia and the recently acquired Trilogie Polymers Asia will now be collectively known as Omya Engineered Materials. This new name will reinforce our growing engineering polymer business portfolio and serve to support our global growth aspirations.
Omya Engineered Materials is an integral part in Omya´s long term strategy and it will be the single unified platform and name that harmonizes our various engineering polymer businesses globally. Omya Engineered Materials will allow us to operate and further enhance our long-term business and relationships with our customers and Principals.