WACKER is a $6 billion global chemical R&D and manufacturing company that collaborates with customers to develop innovations for healthcare, pharma, personal care, construction, paints, automotive, food, and other industries. The company is a pioneer in silicone, polymer, and biotechnology solutions and the leading provider of polysilicon for solar applications.
Wacker recently announced that its K 2022 tradeshow offerings will center on silicones and silicone-based applications that make sustainable solutions in the fields of electromobility, energy generation, medical technology, and plastics processing possible.
Wacker Chemie AG recently announced that it finished the first quarter of 2022 with new highs in sales and earnings, generating sales of almost €2.1 billion (approximately $2.2 billion) in the reporting quarter.
I recently reached out to key industry players—ranging from raw materials suppliers to manufacturers of finished adhesives and sealants—to get their takes on factors ranging from supply chain volatility and sustainability initiatives to research and development efforts.