Products and Solutions Overview

Our core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. On the following pages you can find detailed information about the LANXESS product range.
The responsibilities for the operational business of LANXESS are borne by the business units which are grouped into the segments Engineering Materials, Advanced Intermediates, Consumer Protection and Specialty Additives.

Focus Topics

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Flame Retardants

Flame retardants play an important role in fire prevention and suppression. Strict fire safety standards reduce the detrimental impact of fires on people, property, and the environment.

Therefore we offer high-performing phoshphorus- and bromine-based Flame Retardants.
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New Mobility

Environmentally friendly forms of mobility are necessary for our future. Our High-Performance plastics Durethan®, Pocan® and Tepex® are lightweight solutions for future forms of mobility. 

But these thermoplastic components are also used in the electrical and electronic industries.
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We believe that digital transformation will change the chemical industry. For our workforce, new technologies simplify our work and we have more scope and time for value-adding activities.

Overview of LANXESS Brand Pages

Go to Bayferrox Brand Page Bayferrox iron oxide and chromium oxide pigments


Our business unit Inorganic Pigments provides a broad range of synthetic inorganic pigments. The iron and chromium oxides are avaliable in red, yellow, green, brown and black and many shades in between.
Go to Lewatit Brand Page Ion exchangers of the Business Unit LPT


Lewatit® ion exchange resins and adsorbers are used in numerous industries to treat and purify water and other liquid media. In addition, LANXESS offers a range of Bayoxide® iron oxide adsorbers for water treatment applications.
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Pocan® is the new LANXESS trade name for our polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) grades and its blends. Pocan® is the answer to your performance challenges.
Go to Rely on Brand Page Application of the disinfectant Rely+On Virkon


Rely+On™ - effective disinfection is essential to prevent and control disease outbreaks. With our strong brands Rely+On™ Virkon™ and Rely+On™ PeraSafe™ we ensure safety in various environments.
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Virkon™ is our product range for reliable disinfectants and cleaners for animal health. Virkon™ helps to prevent and control disease outbreaks.
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Exhibition Overview

We showcase our latest products and solutions at various exhibitions worldwide. We would be happy to welcome you at our booth.
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LANXESS to become climate neutral

We want to become climate-neutral by 2040. To achieve this, we have developed a clear strategy and have already launched the first major projects. With this new goal, we are building on our established and successful commitment to climate protection.

Press Releases


Smooth and nimble cutting through sheet metal

Cordless nibbler from Metabo

LANXESS signs contract to acquire Emerald Kalama Chemical


LANXESS inaugurates nitrous oxide reduction plant in Antwerp

Nitrous oxide reduction unit at the caprolactam plant in Antwerp, Belgium

LANXESS increases prices for inorganic pigments

Bayferrox iron oxide and chromium oxide pigments

Adding a splash of 3D color to drab concrete gray

Color Sample Box Bayferrox Concrete Colors

Juliane Oehlert

Head of Market & Brand Communications

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