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Advanced Intermediates

High-quality industrial intermediates for the world market

In this segment LANXESS concentrates its expertise in high-quality industrial intermediates and is one of the world's leading manufacturers. The Advanced Intermediates segment comprises the Advanced Industrial Intermediates and Inorganic Pigments business units.

Advanced Industrial Intermediates

Our Advanced Industrial Intermediates business unit is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality industrial intermediates such as benzene- and toluene-derivatives, amines, polyols, inorganics and organometallics. We are competitive through an integrated production network with resilient business in the agro and chemicals industries.


Inorganic Pigments

The Inorganic Pigments business unit is a reliable supplier of high-quality iron oxide and chrome oxide pigments under the Bayferrox® and Colortherm® brands. We have been continuously developing our comprehensive product range for 90 years and offer a broad range of technical expertise.

Bayferrox® and Colortherm® are available in red, yellow, green, brown and black. In addition to these basic colors, a large number of more than 100 other color shades are possible. The areas of application for our products are broad and varied. They are used for coloring in numerous industries, such as the construction, paint and varnish and plastics industries.