WACKER Appoints New Distributor in Poland for Silicone Products for Personal Care Applications

Munich, June 19, 2013 – WACKER, the Munich-based chemical company, reorganizes its distribution network for its BELSIL® brand silicone products for personal care applications in Poland. Effective July 1, 2013, the Dutch IMCD-Group-affiliated chemical distributor IMCD Polska will replace the previous distribution partner Brenntag Polska.

The Dutch chemicals distributor IMCD is already a WACKER partner for several market segments in most Western European and several Eastern European countries, as well as in South Africa, India, Australia and New Zealand. Effective July 1, 2013, IMCD Polska will now distribute WACKER’s BELSIL® brand silicone products in Poland for applications in the personal care sector.

With over 3,000 highly specialized and innovative products, WACKER is one of the largest silicone manufacturers worldwide. The portfolio ranges from silicone fluids, emulsions, resins, elastomers and sealants to silanes and pyrogenic silica. These products find application in such sectors as construction, chemicals, cosmetics, textiles, automotive, paper and electronics.