Innovation since 1908

AlzChem, an INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL COMPANY, has positioned itself in the world of specialty chemistry with both well established and new products for global markets.

News

Acetylene (C2H2) is the world's most efficient and hottest burning welding gas. For producing acetylene, the reaction of calcium carbide (CaC2) with water (H2O) is used, whereas acetylene and lime milk (Ca(OH)2) is generated.   CaC2 + 2 H2O --> C2H2 + Ca(OH)2   For this simple and proven process, AlzChem's calcium carbide is used for more than a century. Calcium carbide is of strategic value for AlzChem, as it is the basis of the NCN-chain. Originating from calcium...
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The AlzChem image film presents the company as a group that focuses on know-how, research and technology – but that is also shaped by the people who work here. The four-minute video gives an insight into the heart of AlzChem, the production of calcium carbide in Hart, as well as an interesting overview of the company's other modern products. The main role, however, is played by the employees, whose commitment and community makes AlzChem an attractive employer who can look back on a long...
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Events

2019-03-12 to 2019-03-14
DYHARD® – every day, everywhere Under the brand name DYHARD®, AlzChem markets micronised...
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2019-03-13 to 2019-03-15
With more than 1,250 international exhibitors, VIV Asia offers a unique selection, including global...
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Company

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AlzChem, an INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL COMPANY, has positioned itself in the world of specialty chemistry with both well established and new products for global markets. The company with around 1,500 employees and an annual turnover of more than 350 million euros. With a wide range of applications, AlzChem continues to focus on NCN chemistry- products with the typical nitrogen-carbon-nitrogen bond, which have been developed in Trostberg.

Career

Our home is in Upper Bavaria, but demand comes from all across the globe

We are a larger medium sized company with around 1,500 employees and a lean management. Therefore we can offer a very personal atmosphere to work in and at the same time we are able to act and react quickly and flexibly to all customers' and employees' needs and requests.

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