SOLVAY SA (OTC: SVYZY) Solvay is a major global chemical company headquartered in Belgium.
In 2011, Solvay announced plans to acquire Rhodia.
Consumer Products: Nova Care (surfactants, guar, and phosphorus derivatives), Aroma Chemicals (vanilla and phenolics used as antioxidants, fluorinated intermediates), Coatis (phenols and oxygenated solvents)
Performance Chemicals: Essential chemicals (soda ash, baking soda, hydrogen peroxide); Ecoservices (reprocessing sulfuric acid); Acetow (cellulose triacetate); and Ecochemicals (biochemical epichlorohydrin and vinyl chloride monomer)
In 2014, Solvay announced plans to sell its sulfuric acid reprocessing business.