WeylChem Frankfurt GmbH

WeylChem Frankfurt is located in the Industrial Parks of Höchst and Griesheim in the vicinity of Frankfurt. The geographic location allows for quick access to the most efficient mode of transportation (road, rail, river, airport). All production plants use the secure and efficient infrastructure (energy, waste water treatment, site security) of well developed chemical sites.

WeylChem Frankfurt is specialized in chlorination of aromatic nucleus and photochlorination of the side chain, fluorination via Halex reaction, and clean catalytic oxidation reactions. Moreover, its highly flexible units allow efficient and economical multi-step custom and toll manufacturing.

Focus technologies

  • Diazotization
  • Halogen Exchange
  • Halogenation
  • Oxidation
  • Photochlorination
  • Ring Chlorination
  • Sandmeyer reaction
  • Ullmann coupling

Certifications

WeylChem Frankfurt is ISO 9.001, 14.001 and 50.001 certified.

History

Site Frankfurt Griesheim
1856 „Frankfurter AG für landwirtschaftlich-chemische Fabrikate“ founded in Griesheim
1890 Construction of first production scale chloralkali electrolysis
1953 This site was combined with Farbwerke Höchst (later Hoechst AG)
1997 Acquisition of the Specialty Fine Chemicals business to Clariant AG
2003 Foundation of the Industrial Park Griesheim
2007 Acquired by ICIG and creation of the WeylChem Group of Companies
Site Frankfurt Höchst
1863 Chemische Fabrik Meister Lucius & Co. starts dyestuff production west of Höchst
1925 Merger into IG Farbenindustrie AG
1951 Establishment of Farbwerke Hoechst AG
1997 Acquisition of the Specialty Fine Chemicals business to Clariant AG
2007 Acquired by ICIG and creation of the WeylChem Group of Companies

Contact

WeylChem Frankfurt GmbH
Stroofstraße 27
65933 Frankfurt am Main
Germany

Phone +49 69870002-220
Fax +49 69870002-49-221

Management

Rafael Reiser