The French chemical industry provides integrated parks with pipeline grids for a whole range of chemical substances including 1,3-Butadiene, Benzene, tetrapropylene-, Butene-1, Dodecylbenzene, Ethylene, Isobutylene, Naphta Petroleum, Natural gas, Propylene and Steam.
Three out of the five clusters are located near a sea harbour, all clusters have a railway connection, all clusters are accessible by highway, and all clusters can be accessed via a waterway.
The integrated chemical sites in France as presented on this website cover a total area of approximately 10500 hectare of which 160 hectare is currently available for new development.
Please use the map above to explore the chemical parks in France in more detail, or browse to our map of Europe to extend your search to chemical clusters in other European countries.
The Evonik Personal Care Business Line was created in 2016 when Evonik acquired experts in biotechnological production of plant-based active ingredients, French start-up, Alkion Biopharma SAS. As a result, Evonik now boasts one of the world's leading technologies for plant-based cosmetic active ingredients.
Tessenderlo Group announced that its new liquid fertilizer plant in Rouen, France, has successfully started the production of Thio-Sul® and has already shipped its first products to its customers. The liquid fertilizer Thio-Sul® (ammonium thiosulfate/ATS) is used for broad-acre crops as well as arboricultural and vegetable crop cultivation.
Novacap is continuing its development strategy for high added-value products with the launch of a new on-purpose Di isopropyl Ether (DIPE) unit. The new fully upstream integrated plant was designed using an innovative, environmentally-friendly and energy-efficient process.