Innovative solutions for tomorrows problems

WACKER Chemical Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of German-based Wacker Chemie AG, a €5 billion global chemical company. WACKER offers innovative solutions for more than 105 years to the world’s key industries, including automotive, healthcare, pharma, consumer care, textiles, construction, paints, food, agricultural chemical, and others. As a pioneer in silicone and polymer technology and the leading provider of polysilicon for the solar industry, WACKER is known for collaborating with customers to develop solutions catered to their needs. WACKER is a progressive, integrated solutions provider.

  • WACKER SILICONES: Silicone fluids, emulsions, rubber grades, and resins; silanes; pyrogenic silicas;
    thermoplastic silicone elastomers elastomers
  • WACKER POLYMERS: Polyvinyl acetates and vinyl acetate copolymers and terpolymers in the form of dispersible polymer powders, dispersions, solid resins, and solutions
  • WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS: Biotech products such as cyclodextrins, cysteine, and biologics,
    as well as fine chemicals and PVAc solid resins
  • WACKER POLYSILICON: Polysilicon for the semiconductor and photovoltaic industries

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Partnered for success

WACKER Chemical Corporation, Adrian, MI, and Brenntag Inc., Reading, PA, entered a distribution partnership in December 2005. The agreement grants Brenntag North American distribution rights for WACKER HDK® fumed silica products, WACKER Helicone HC liquid crystal special effects pigments, and a wide range of silicone fluids, emulsions, and other silicone products. WACKER POLYMERs began with Brenntag as the distributor in 2011 for VINNAPAS dispersions and construction polymer products. In 2014, the relationship expanded to include WACKER-branded cyclodextrins in the WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS market.

The agreement includes both the U.S. and Canada and complements the existing regional and global business relationship Brenntag and WACKER have developed over the years.

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Industries served

Currently, Brenntag U.S. and Canada sell products in our silicone construction and coatings product lines, our pyrogenic fumed silica, and BIOSOLUTIONS for multiple industries:

  • Coatings & Construction
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Industrial
  • Performance
  • Personal Care

Available Product lines

Click the links below to learn more about the products, download the SDS, and even buy online at Brenntag Connect.

GENIOSIL® HDK®HTEssence® L-Cysteine

Wacker & Brenntag

The Brenntag Americas companies have received multiple awards from WACKER, including Brenntag Specialties, Brenntag Great Lakes with a platinum award; Brenntag Southeast with a gold award; and Brenntag Canada, Brenntag Columbia, Brenntag Guatemala, Brenntag Mexico, Brenntag Mid-South, and Brenntag Northeast with the silver award. For consolidated results, Brenntag North America received the gold award, and Brenntag Latin America received the silver award.

What it means for you

WACKER’s distribution process and commitment to efficiently and reliably deliver innovative solutions to its customers through product excellence, timely delivery, and technical support is only enhanced through Brenntag.

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