Milestones

 

 

  • 2019 –
  • 2016 – ARLANXEO established as a joint venture between LANXESS and Saudi Aramco
  • 2013 - 50th anniversary of La Wantzenau plant following the manufacture of 60 million NBR bales
  • 2012 - Joint Venture opens together eith the Taiwanese company TSRC in Nantong, China
  • 2010 - Centralized researchand development department opened in La Wantzenau
  • 2008 - Focus on the exclusive production of NBR in La Wantzenau
  • 2005 -  local entity LANXESS Emulsion Rubber founded in La Wantzenau
  • 2004 - LANXESS founded as the result of a spin-off from Bayer AG
  • 2001 - New NBR production line built in La Wantzenau
  • 1990 Bayer AG takes over Polysar's rubber divison
  • 1987 - Start up of powdered NBR grades for thermoplastic modification
  • 1975 - NBR production capacity expanded
  • 1962 - Start up of XNBR
  • 1962 - Canadian company Polysar opens a production facility on La Wantzenau, France to produce NBR and SBR (styrene-butadiene rubber)