Alzchem, an INTERNATIONAL CHEMICAL COMPANY, has positioned itself in the world of specialty chemistry with both well established and new products for global markets.
Alzchem is a globally active specialty chemicals company that is one of the market leaders in most of its fields of activity. Alzchem benefits from the three very different global developments climate change, population growth and longer life expectancy in a unique way. Alzchem products can offer attractive solutions for achieving the resulting social goals in a multitude of different applications.
The company sees interesting growth prospects for itself in the areas of human and animal nutrition and agriculture in particular. As a result of population growth, it is necessary to achieve efficient food production. Pharmaceutical raw materials and creatine products can contribute to a healthy old age as life expectancy increases. Alzchem is facing up to the goal of sustainability arising from climate change in the field of renewable energies and across the entire company. The fields of fine chemicals and metallurgy offer just as great a perspective.
Alzchem Group AG’s broad product range includes dietary supplements, precursors for corona tests and pharmaceutical raw materials. These products are the company's response to global trends and developments. Alzchem is ideally positioned in this respect and considers itself well prepared for an environmental future and global developments.
The company employs around 1,630 people at four production sites in Germany and a plant in Sweden, as well as two sales companies in the United States and China. Alzchem generated Group sales of around EUR 379 million and EBITDA of around EUR 53.8 million in 2020.
Facts & Figures
round 1.630 employees
round 134 apprentices
Million euros Sales 2020
Alzchem. A uniquely integrated production network.
TROSTBERG, SCHALCHEN, HART, WALDKRAIBURG.
The production network and the efficient use of raw materials ensure a high level of supply security - an important advantage in the market and one that sets Alzchem apart. Alzchem‘s networked production structure creates a powerful and effective value chain built around metallurgical additives, fertilizers and important intermediate products for the pharmaceutical, food and agriculture industries. This value chain extends from chemical base products through to high-grade products.
Alzchem‘s production network involves the intelligent networking of our facilities and energy- and material flows, plus the networking of the entire infrastructure.
Subsidiary company in Atlanta, USA
Our team is specially focused on the American market, and maintains direct contact with the customers.
Accounting for around 10 % of the worldwide sales of the AlzChem Group, the American subsidiary is making a significant contribution to expanding the markets in the many segments in which Alzchem operates, such as food supplements, plastics additives/ Dyhard®, fine chemicals, biopharmaceutical and other special chemistry markets.
The key to success in America is knowing how to work with customers in a friendly and expert manner, and providing technical sales support with the main focus on the Alzchem product range.
Subsidiary company in China
This subsidiary was established in 2012. Our team focuses on purchasing raw materials and selling Alzchem products in Asia.
Nordic Carbide AB in Sundsvall, Sweden, is a subsidiary company of the Alzchem Group. The modern calcium carbide site is located right at a port and supplies preferably the Scandinavian market.
"We combine our integrated Production Verbund with innovative chemistry to provide customer-focused applications into selected markets."
- Commitment to the "NCN Chain"
We say a definite "yes!" to carbide and to the Production Verbund based on it.
We are all about innovation.
- Creating added value for our Customers
We sell solutions, not molecules.
We concentrate on several clearly defined target markets.
Our social involvement
Schools and kindergartens
"Science - How Does it Work?" (NaWi) When Alzchem is on the road visiting local kindergartens and schools it helps train teachers and educators, if they express an interest, and we form co-operations to help.
- NaWi – 4 Minis NaWi (Kindergarten)
- NaWi - So, how does that work then? (Elementary schools)
Alzchem sport sponsoring makes it possible for young athletes to get a start in the world of sport.
Funding body and company
Alzchem is also a member of the Trostberg industry-supported funding body, and so helps support the town, its citizens and associations.
BME Code of Conduct
Alzchem has acceded to the Code of Conduct of the BME (Bundesverband Materialwirtschaft, Einkauf und Logistik e.V.), which is internationally known as the German Association Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics (AMMPL). By acceding to the Code of Conduct, the company has pledged to prevent corruption and comply with ethical principles in its dealings with customers, competitors and business partners. In all its business activities and decisions, Alzchem commits to observe applicable laws.
Alzchem will also complete the self-disclosure procedure that is carried out on an annual basis.
Here you can find the Alzchem Code of Contact for Suppliers.