AkzoNobel is one of the world's leading producers of Metal Alkyls for the production of linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE), high density polyethylene (HDPE), polypropylene (PP) and elastomers. In addition we offer excellent capabilities in custom synthesis
of metallocenes and single-site catalysts that are used in the polyolefin industry and we supply organic peroxides
for the modification of PP. Our metal alkyls are also used in the chemical synthesis of pharmaceuticals and fine chemicals
We have a long history in metal alkyls, starting with large-scale production of aluminium alkyls in 1959, followed by being the first producer of boron and zinc alkyls in 1966. Since then we have added many other metalalkyls to our portfolio. Our main production facilities are located in La Porte (Texas-USA) and Rotterdam (The Netherlands). In addition we supply our products from our filling stations in Tianjin (China), Mahad (India) and Paulinia (Brazil). With our unique global distribution network, we secure fast and efficient supply of metal alkyls wherever you are.
Your safety our priority
Due to our long history in metal alkyls we have built-up an immense amount of know how on the safe handling and storage of metal alkyls. We share our expertise and provide unique safety services such as in house courses and on site trainings. Please have look at our safety page, to see how our unique safety services can support you.