Welcome to Sud-Chemie Australia

About us

Sud-Chemie, Member of Clariant Group

As a member of Clariant Group, Sud-Chemie is a highly-innovative, listed, specialty chemicals company headquartered in Munich, Germany. With its two divisions of Adsorbents and Catalysts, the Sud-Chemie Group, which has around 6,500 employees, generates total sales of almost 1.2 billion euros. Sud-Chemie holds an extremely strong position on global markets, almost 80 percent of Group sales being realised with customers outside Germany. It systematically exploits the potential offered by fast-growing regions, notably in Southeast Asia and the Middle East.

Sud-Chemie´s products ensure sparing use of energy and water as natural resources, enhancing the quality of life for both humans and the environment. Adsorbents guarantee customised products with optimal properties in the sectors of beverages, consumer goods, packaging and foundries. Sud-Chemie´s catalysts are essential for efficient chemical and petrochemical processes and offer optimal solutions in the areas of hydrogen production and emission control.

For more information please visit www.clariant.com

Business Units

Dedicated Research and Development


Sud-Chemie’s global research and development capabilities, and corporate R&D sites allow the company to offer it customers cutting-edge technologies. Süd-Chemie AG and the Performance Packaging business unit employ highly skilled researchers and scientists to develop products and solutions that fit customers’ needs and requirements. Research and development teams are supported by the latest lab equipment, computer-aided design systems and other advanced tools. Sud-Chemie’s R&D is concentrated at its three R&D centers in New Mexico, USA; Romorantin, France; and Moosburg, Germany.


ISO 9001 Accredited

The company’s Quality systems include the latest manufacturing equipment, check weighers and advanced environmental controls. Highly trained operators with a dedication to quality, use Sud-Chemie’s advanced tools to produce its products. Sud-Chemie Australia has Independent Audits conducted on a regular basis and Independent Product testing to ensure that our products maintain the highest level of quality.