Wacker Chemie AG Consortium für elektrochemische Industrie


    • Company type:
      • Manufacturer
    • Year founded:
    • 1903
    • Employees (at the site):
    • 180
    • Turnover range:
    • 10m - <50m EUR
    • Products/services:
    • With a strong focus on R&amp;D, WACKER is a highly research-intensive company that supplies an innovative momentum for products and applications designed to improve people’s quality of life and to conserve the environment and resources. Our technology can be found in countless products, from baby pacifiers, digital cameras and electric motors, not to mention adhesives, food products and medical engineering, right through to photovoltaic systems, wind turbines and external thermal insulation composite systems.

    • Core competencies:
    • The Consortium für elektrochemische Industrie GmbH is the corporate research facility of Wacker Chemie GmbH. At the Consortium about 200 employees, which are organised in 30 research groups, are working in five areas of research: catalysis, polymers, function materials, organic synthesis and biotechnology. With core competences like biotransformation, metabolic engineering, protein production and fermentation, the research unit Biotechnology is mainly focused on production of biologicals and on the development of biological systems for synthesis of chiral organic compounds like cyclodextrins, amino acids and chiral alcohols.

    • Language skills:
    • Chinese
    • Key Tech / section:
      • Chemical Industry: Technical services for chemical industry
    • Certification:
    • not available

    • Sales markets - target industries:
    • not available
    • Sales markets - target countries:
    • not available
    • Cooperation offers:
    • not available
    • Contact person:
    • Dr. Günter Wich (Mr.)
      - Research & development