Group overview

Elementis is a UK listed global specialty chemicals company with operations worldwide that serve customers in North and South America, Europe and Asia Pacific in a wide range of markets and sectors.

The Group comprises three businesses: Specialty Products, Chromium and Surfactants. Both Specialty Products and Chromium hold leading market positions in their chosen sectors. Elementis employs over 1,300 people at more than 30 locations worldwide.

Company profile

Elementis plc is the group holding company, has a premium listing on the UK London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 250 Index, making it one of the 350 largest companies in the UK by market capitalisation. The Company is also a member of the FTSE4Good Index, a leading responsible investment index.

Elementis Specialty Products

The Specialty Products division provides high value functional additives to the Architectural and Industrial Coatings, Personal Care and Oilfield markets that improve the physical properties and performance of our customers' products or production processes.

The business is the Group's largest and most profitable division and has an ideal growth platform with its balanced geographical exposure across mature and emerging economies, strong technology base and strategic market diversification. Our business has a significant technical service and application support presence in all its markets, which has been built on long-term relationships of trust, collaboration and technical expertise.

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Elementis Surfactants

The Surfactants business manufactures a wide range of surface active ingredients and products that are used as intermediates in the production of chemical components. Our products have many applications and are used in a large number of industries and sectors, such as in oilfield chemicals, household, textile and leather, and pulp and paper.

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Elementis Chromium

The Chromium division is the largest western producer of chromium chemicals and the business provides its customers with chemicals that make their products more durable.

These product offerings include chromic acid for metal finishing and wood treatment, chrome sulphate for leather tanning and chrome oxide for use in construction, refractory and metal production.

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American Association of Drilling Engineers National Technical Conference, 8 - 9 April 2015 - Henry Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

Southern Society Coatings Technology - 12-15 April, 2015, Palm Beach, FL

In-Cosmetics Barcelona - 14-16 April 2015 Gran Via, Barcelona

European Coatings Show, Nuremberg, Germany, 21 - 23 April 2015

Wisconsin Paint and Coatings Show - 23 April, 2015, Franklin, WI

Coatings for Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa, 11 - 13 May 2015

New York SCC Suppliers Day - 12-13 May, 2015 - Booth # 1225, New Jersey Convention Center, Edison, NJ

FCE Cosmetique 12-14 May 2015 Transamerica Expo Center - Sao Paulo, Brazil

Eastern Coatings Show - 1-4 June, 2015, Atlantic City, NJ (Booth 122)

'Sink or Swim' - 2-3 June, 2015, Cleveland, OH

In-Cosmetics Korea 15-16 June 2015 Coex, Seoul

ANAFAPYT - 30 June - 2 July, 2015, Mexico City, Mexico (Pasillo 400)

Coatings Trends and Technologies - 15-16 September, 2015, Lombard, IL (Booth 12)

Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 28 - 30 September 2015 - George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX

In-Cosmetics Brazil 30 Sept - 1 Oct 2015 Expo Center Norte, Sao Paulo Stand D43

Abrafati - 13-15 October, 2015, Sao Paulo Brazil

SCC California Suppliers Day 14-15 October 2015 Long Beach, CA


Western Coatings Show - 25-28 October, 2015, Las Vegas, NV (Booth 415)

In-Cosmetics Asia Bangkok 3-5 November 2015

SCS Formulate UK - 17-18 Nov 2015 Ricoh Arena, Coventry