Advanced technologies and expert support for water-intensive industries.
We solve tough water treatment and process improvement challenges for customers in the consumer and industrial markets through people, experience and technology. These core elements of our business help us build the strong bonds you need to achieve greater value while reaching your sustainability goals.
Let us know your toughest sustainability challenge. We'll meet it with our team of experts, our industry-leading technologies and our ongoing support to make your operation more profitable and more sustainable.
Whether you're an engineer, technical director or a plant manager in a paper mill, chemical processing plant or other water-intensive operation, we can help you improve operational efficiency and meet your sustainability goals. That’s exactly what we’ve been doing since our founding more than 100 years ago. Today, we're a leading specialty chemical supplier and water treatment company with a truly global footprint, serving consumer and industrial markets. With over 5,000 employees and 41 manufacturing facilities, our operations span 120 countries and five continents.
Throughout our rich history, we've operated under many different names: Drew, Betz Laboratories, Hercules, Stockhausen and Ashland Water Technologies. But our guiding principle has never changed: we help you solve your toughest challenges.
To improve life through water.
To unlock the potential of water and renewable resources to build a safer, healthier, more sustainable world.
We strive to be a trusted partner by anticipating challenges and solving problems with the right people, the right experience and the right technology. Our innovative solutions build a better world by creating value, reducing waste and promoting healthy living.