WACKER is one of the world's leading and most research-intensive chemical companies and worldwide innovation partner to customers in many key global sectors. With around 17,200 employees, WACKER generated sales of €4.91 billion (2011). Products range from silicones, binders and polymer additives for diverse industrial sectors to bio-engineered pharmaceutical actives and hyperpure silicon for semiconductor and solar applications. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, WACKER has 24 production sites globally, 19 technical competence centers and 53 sales offices. WACKER is represented regionally in North America by Wacker Chemical Corporation, Adrian, MI.
As a technology leader focusing on sustainability and a Responsible Care® member, WACKER promotes products and ideas that offer high value-added potential to ensure a better quality of life based on energy efficiency and protection of the climate and environment.