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Quick Facts

An Overview of Solenis

We partner with water-intensive industries to solve complex water treatment and process improvement challenges with advanced chemical and equipment solutions for consumer and industrial markets. With a global infrastructure of facilities and experts, we are a specialty chemicals manufacturer built to help you meet your operational and sustainability goals, today and into the future.

We are also proud to point out that we are a 2021 US Best Managed Company. Learn about this prestigious designation.

We create water and process solutions that drive operational improvements for two core segments:

Consumer markets

  • Packaging
  • Food Packaging & Processing
  • Graphic & Specialty Papers
  • Specialties & Engineered Wood
  • Tissue & Towel

Industrial markets

  • Biorefining
  • General Manufacturing
  • Mining & Mineral Processing
  • Municipal
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Generation
  • Pulp
  • Refining & Chemical Processing

Our product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids and functional additives as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems.

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Our corporate headquarters is located in Wilmington, Delaware, USA.

Solenis employs a team of 5,000 professionals, including 1,300 field representatives. We're active in 120 countries across five continents.


We operate 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located near our customers around the world.

The bulk of our research and development work is conducted at our facilities in Antwerp, Belgium; Krefeld, Germany; and Wilmington, Delaware.

Our Customer Applications Laboratories are located in Antwerp, Belgium; Barendrecht, the Netherlands; Cengkareng, Indonesia; Krefeld, Germany; Mumbai, India; Paulínia, Brazil; Shanghai, China; Terrassa, Spain; and Wilmington, Delaware. These facilities house extensive analytical capabilities, comprehensive paper-testing and water analysis resources, and innovative process testing instrumentation.


Our services, specialty chemicals and digital solutions enable our customers to conserve natural resources, reduce water and energy use, and minimize waste.

Contact us to learn more about Solenis and what our expert team can do for you.