Press release
Press
October 5, 2021

Evonik and Brenntag strengthen partnership for functional silanes in Europe  

  • Brenntag appointed as distributor in 19 European countries.
  • Dynasylan® functional silanes allow for higher performance and more sustainability in many industries
  • New agreement extends existing long-term partnership

Essen, Germany. Evonik has recently extended its distribution agreement with Brenntag for its Dynasylan® product line to 16 countries in Eastern Europe. Effective immediately, Brenntag will additionally distribute the silane products in Poland, Czech Republic, Slovenia, Slovakia, Hungary, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Albania, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.

“Brenntag is an important partner and provides us with a direct link to the end customers”, said Daniel Göbel, Channel Manager EMEA, at Evonik’s Silanes business line. “Brenntag’s many years of experience working with us and our products enables them to serve customers well and offer the best technically and commercial service. We are pleased to expand our successful cooperation and looking forward to an even more successful future.”

Evonik's Dynasylan brand products are used in countless industries and sectors to achieve higher performance, better effectiveness and more sustainability thus delivering real value. The wide range of applications includes: fiberglass, glass wool, foundry and foundry auxiliaries, adhesives and sealants, filler silanization (artificial marble), paints and coatings, and the polyurethane and rubber industries.

Jerzy Jasinski, Regional President Brenntag Specialties EMEA: “We have been distributing products from Evonik’s Dynasylan line in the DACH region for many years now. We have gained a lot of very good experience and always received positive feedback from customers. That is why Brenntag is very pleased that we expand this success story to additional countries across Europe. It is a great development of the winning formula for all important stakeholders of us – our Customers, Evonik and Brenntag.”

Since 1993, Brenntag has been distributing products from the Dynasylan range in Germany; Austria and Switzerland were subsequently added. The Dynasylan range is characterized by uncompromising product quality and purity, also meeting Brenntag's high sustainability standards.

 

 

 

Company information

Evonik is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals. The company is active in more than 100 countries around the world and generated sales of €12.2 billion and an operating profit (adjusted EBITDA) of €1.91 billion in 2020. Evonik goes far beyond chemistry to create innovative, profitable and sustainable solutions for customers. About 33,000 employees work together for a common purpose: We want to improve life today and tomorrow.

About Smart Materials

The Smart Materials division includes businesses with innovative materials that enable resource-saving solutions and replace conventional materials. They are the smart answer to the major challenges of our time: environment, energy efficiency, urbanization, mobility and health. The Smart Materials division generated sales of €3.24 billion in 2020 with about 7,900 employees.

Disclaimer

In so far as forecasts or expectations are expressed in this press release or where our statements concern the future, these forecasts, expectations or statements may involve known or unknown risks and uncertainties. Actual results or developments may vary, depending on changes in the operating environment. Neither Evonik Industries AG nor its group companies assume an obligation to update the forecasts, expectations or statements contained in this release.