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WeylChem Höchst GmbH

Our key technologies are the large-scale side chain and core chlorination of organic aromatics that is unique in Europe as well as the production of organic acids through oxidation.

Continuous photo chlorination of chlorotoluenes and continuous catalytic oxidation reactions.

Our manufacturing plants are embedded into the Infraserv Höchst facilities securing an efficient and sustainable infrastructure. We ensure the consistent production of high quality products from the industrial core of Frankfurt with access to all modes of transport for our global customers.

History

1863

Chemische Fabrik Meister Lucius & Co. starts dyestuff production in Höchst

1925

Incorporation of IG Farben AG

1951

Establishment of Farbwerke Hoechst AG

1997

Acquisition of the Specialty Fine Chemicals business by Clariant AG

2007

Acquired by ICIG and integration in the WeylChem Group of Companies

Capabilities

UV radical chlorination (side chain chlorination)
Beginning of 2022 aromatic ring chlorination
Hydrolysis

Expertise

Services

Certificates

ISO 9001
ISO 14001
ISO 50001
Ecovadis Gold Medal

Location

WeylChem Höchst GmbH

Industriepark Höchst Brüningstraße 50 65929 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
+49 69 4109-2230

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