Albemarle Corporation is a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered specialty chemicals. Its operations are managed and reported as three operating segments: Polymer Additives, Catalysts and Fine Chemicals. URL: www.albemarle.com
Albemarle has chemistry in its veins. The company develops, manufactures, and markets specialty chemicals for a range of markets, including automotive, consumer electronics, crop protection, food safety, pharmaceuticals, plastics, and refining. Its main products include polymer additives (flame retardant chemicals, antioxidants that help extend fuel storage life, and curatives that improve reaction time in coatings, adhesives, and elastomers), as well as catalysts and fine chemicals. Albemarle also offers fine chemistry services, which include custom manufacturing, research, and scale-up for companies that are developing new products like drugs or agrichemicals.