Chemetall GmbH
Stand #: D21
About us

The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF's Coatings division, operating under the Chemetall brand, is a leading supplier of applied surface treatment technologies for metal, plastic, and glass substrates. Chemetall develops reliable solutions processing PET material with efficient cleaners and defoamers in a water and material saving manner. PET flakes processed with Chemetall technologies meet strictest quality regulations, compatible with food industry requirements. The products Gardoclean®, Gardobond® additive, Gardo®Pure, and Gardofloc® offer highest standards for exceptional results in washing and wastewater treatment – including savings in energy consumption, wastewater, and overall process costs vs. traditional processes.

Detailed information

The Surface Treatment global business unit of BASF's Coatings division, operating under the Chemetall brand, is a leading supplier of applied surface treatment technologies for metal, plastic, and glass substrates. These specialty chemicals are used in a wide range of industries and end-markets, such as, but not limited to, automotive, aerospace, aluminum finishing, coil, and metal forming, supported by a large network of technical specialists.
The portfolio includes solutions for ensuring corrosion protection and coating adhesion, forming and machining of substrates, applications to prepare surfaces for painting processes, and sealants for specific applications in the aerospace industry. Chemetall is headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, and comprises of about 40 companies, 20 production sites, and a network of technology centers.