WACKER is one of the world’s leading and most research-intensive chemical companies, with total sales around €4.5 billion. Products range from silicones, binders and polymer additives for diverse industrial sectors to bioengineered pharmaceutical actives and hyperpure silicon for semi-conductor and solar applications. As a technology leader focusing on sustainability, WACKER promotes products and ideas that offer a high value-added potential to ensure that current and future generations enjoy a better quality of life based on energy efficiency and protection of the climate and environment. Spanning the globe with 4 business divisions, we offer our customers highly specialized products and comprehensive service via 23 production sites, 18 technical competence centers, 13 WACKER ACADEMY training centers and 48 sales offices in Europe, North and South America, and Asia – including presence in China. With a workforce of some 13,450, we see ourselves as a reliable innovation partner that develops trailblazing solutions for, and in collaboration with, our customers.
WACKER SILICONES offers a full range of silicone elastomers including room-temperature-vulcanizing (RTV), liquid silicone rubber (LSR) and high consistency rubber (HCR). Our room-temperature-vulcanizing (RTV) silicone rubber compounds are a traditional core competence of WACKER. The range of RTV silicone rubbers focuses on numerous applications in the fields of moldmaking, casting, bonding, sealing, potting, encapsulation, and coating. WACKER’S moldmaking and casting specified RTV silicones rubbers are offered in a wide variety to cover a diverse range of applications including construction molding, concrete and faux stone casting, reproduction molding, prototype molding, automotive molding, composite molding and industrial printing. These products are developed to provide a complete range of hardness (Shore OO- Shore A) and outstanding physical properties enabling our customers to optimize their product design and improve processing, cycle time, and part quality in their molding operations. With more than 60 years’ experience in silicone technology and an above-average commitment to R&D, WACKER has long become indispensable to its customers and participates in their technical progress. For more information, please visit our website at www.wacker.com.