Technical expertise

Your partner to add value through technical competence 
Our Business Group Home Care and I&I is a team of enthusiastic professionals dedicated to these industries. IMCD Home Care and I&I offers a unique combination of local knowledge backed by an impressive international infrastructure.

IMCD Home Care and I&I has set up a Technical Excellence Centre to support customers and suppliers serving the Home Care and I&I markets. We focus on the maintenance and improvement of the skills of our technical sales experts.

IMCD operates a number of application laboratories dedicated to various industries. Home Care and I&I is closely cooperating with Coatings, Pharma as well as Personal Care; sharing ideas and methodologies to come up with brand new concepts.

Formulation help
We offer our customers and suppliers formulation guidance, inspiring solutions and new ideas. We help you meet the current requirements of demanding markets and comply with environmental trends. Constant monitoring of market movements allows us to identify new growth opportunities which lead to the development of progressive formulations to support your business.

Performance testing
Next to formulating stable products, the core of our activity is to ensure the performance of our formulations. We assess them according to industry standards. We can support our customers to improve their formulations and to operate performance testing in:

  • Laundry
  • Automatic Dish Wash
  • Surface Cleaning

IMCD Home Care and I&I Academy
The Home Care and I&I Technical Centre in Hürth (Germany) is equipped to train and enhance the skills of the IMCD network of professionals. Training sessions held within the facility ensure that all members of the Home Care and I&I sales force can deepen their product and application knowledge and can technically interact at every level and function of the customer to become closer to them and their development work. It is through this commitment to technical excellence and specialist Home Care and I&I know-how that IMCD adds real value to its partners.