IMCD and DuPont announce extension of enzyme partnership across Europe and Africa

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands (9 April, 2015) - IMCD N.V. and DuPont announce the extension of their enzyme solutions partnership in the homecare and Industrial &Institutional (I & I) market. Effective immediately, the existing multi-territory cooperation spanning over ten years will now be extended to the UK, Ireland, Benelux, France, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Greece, Cyprus and North Africa.

DuPont's enzyme solutions are used in a range of homecare and I&I applications within the dish washing and laundry sectors.

Mr. Patrick Her, Sales Leader Home & Personal Care (HPC) Western Europe DuPont commented: "We are confident that IMCD's experience and expertise in the detergents industry will prove key to further developing customer relationships in this area. IMCD has an excellent team of local industry specialists that are committed to meeting customer requirements. This decision will ensure that customers receive the best possible service and support in these regions."

"IMCD is delighted to build on its successful partnership with DuPont across Europe and Africa" adds Michael Hauber, IMCD International Product Manager. "DuPont is a major player in the R&D, production, sales and marketing of enzymes with detergent applications. This significant territory expansion further strengthens our position in an important market."