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Safic-Alcan acquires European Additives

Paris-La Défense, May 31, 2022 – Safic-Alcan, a major distributor of specialty chemicals, announces that it has acquired 100% of European Additives GmbH, Inc. a German chemical distributor...

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Safic-Alcan extends its distribution agreement with Michelman into the African continent

Paris-La Défense, April 25th 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce the extension of its distribution agreement with Michelman to the African...

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Safic-Alcan and Imerys extend their distribution partnership

Safic Alcan Kimya, Turkey, April 1st 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce an extended partnership with Imerys the world leader in mineral-based...

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Yann LISSILLOUR becomes CEO of SAFIC-ALCAN

Paris - La Défense, April 1st, 2022

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Safic-Alcan and PolymerExpert have extended their distribution agreement for Italy

Safic Alcan Italy, 10th January 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce a new partnership with PolymerExpert, an important company which is focused on...

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Meet Safic-Alcan at in-cosmetics global 2022!

Visit us at in-cosmetics global in Paris - Porte de Versailles, from 5 to 7 April!

In-cosmetics global is the leading trade show dedicated to ingredients and raw materials for the cosmetic...

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Safic-Alcan appoints new Business Unit Director for CASE

Paris, La Défense, 15th of February 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Rudy Sprumont as Business Unit Director for CASE. Mr...

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ChemSpec Canada welcomes Bassem Soss Khalifa

Toronto, 14th February 2022

ChemSpec Canada, Inc. is pleased to announce the hire of Bassem Soss Khalifa as Regional Account Manager with responsibility for the company’s Eastern Canada...

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Safic Alcan announces new partnership in Italy with Asahi Kasei for the brand Pellicer

Safic Alcan Italia, 10th January 2022

Safic-Alcan, a global specialty chemicals distributor, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Asahi Kasei, an important company which constantly...

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Our People : Ivana Terruso

From her passion to horses to her challenges in the Plastics Industry as a Sales Manager in Italy : Hear from Ivana Terruso ( and her lovely dog Pippi).

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Our People : Diem Demirci

Meet Diem Demirci, a super fun and talented Technical Sales from our DACH Rubber Team!

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Our People : Mustafa ARSLAN

When Mustafa is not reading one of the 60 books he reads every year, he is the director of the Plastics industry in Turkey. Meet him!

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REACH regulations : the SVHC product list

Safic-Alcan is a global specialty chemicals distributor that offers a direct access to a large and diverse portfolio of innovative products. Our regulatory support accompanies our partners not...

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5 steps for eco-designing in the cosmetic industry

When it comes to eco-design in the cosmetics industry and more specifically to sustainable beauty, the first idea that comes to mind is developing  environmental-friendly packaging. However...

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Our People : Yann Lissillour

Meet Yann LissillourCEO of Safic-Alcan Group

Prior to his new appointment, Yann Lissillour was Director M&A and Group Business Development Director CASE (2016-2020), in charge of all business...

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Textile Enhancers : how to impart silkiness and softness to your textiles

The textile industry is developing rapidly, introducing state-of-the-art technologies, techniques, and finishing chemicals for improving the fabric quality its softness.

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Our People : Philippe Combette

Meet Philippe Combette,  former Chairman and now member of supervisory board of the Safic-Alcan Group

Prior to his current appointment, Philippe was Board Member of Safic-Alcan since 2006 and...

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Biotics : an opportunity to differentiate in the immunity market

This is an article created by our partner, Lesaffre and written by Clarisse Geraci (Wellness & Immune health product manager) and Antoine Vanhove (Product Manager).

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