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OUR PERFORMANCE MATERIALS ADD COLOR TO EVERYDAY LIFE
The portfolio of our Performance Materials business sector is diverse as the colors of the rainbow — be it groundbreaking liquid crystals and OLED materials for displays, materials for integrated circuits, effect pigments for coatings and color cosmetics or functional materials for energy solutions.
We are the world market and technology leader in liquid crystals. Unstoppable in our quest to advance display technology, our products enable razor-sharp images in smartphones, laptops, flat-screen TVs and tablet PCs around the world.
Our semiconductor customers are working on megatrends like Internet of Things, mobility, connectivity and big data. By offering market-leading solutions and materials, we facilitate the development of increasingly powerful computer chips that play an important role in driving these trends.
Merck leads the global market in pearlescent pigments. They add shimmer to car paints, sparkle to lipsticks and luminescence to coatings on packaging. The unique physical properties of our functional materials are used for applications such as antistatic floor coverings, counterfeit-proof product labels or heat-reflecting blinds.
Merck Performance Materials Product Catalog
Our wide range of products for the architecture sector helps to turn buildings into energy-savers, windows into smart glass and facades into eye-catchers.
Merck’s Performance Materials business develops high-tech solutions for the automotive industry. These products and technologies help shaping the future of mobility.
We make beauty rise to new heights. From cosmetic ingredients to effect pigments, our product range for the cosmetics industry provides everything needed to create an end-to-end beauty experience.
We provide advanced materials for displays and beyond.
From plastics and printing to specialty coatings — with our innovative effect pigments we have everything covered.
Durability, conductivity or increased security — our pigments and additives enable coatings to bring new functionality to almost any surface.
Light and the way it interacts with different materials has always fascinated us. We develop high-tech chemicals for progressive industries like Photonics, Solar and Lighting.
We enable the semiconductor industry to make electronic devices more powerful by providing highly innovative material based solutions.
Allan Gabor Takes Over the Leadership of Merck in China
Merck today announced an upcoming leadership change in China. Allan Gabor will succeed Alasdair Jelfs as Managing Director and Country Speaker as of February 1, 2018. He will also take over.
Merck Opens Production Facility for Liquid Crystal Window Modules
Merck today opened a new production facility for liquid crystal window modules in Veldhoven, near Eindhoven, in the Netherlands.
Merck Explores Digital Transformations at Displaying Futures Symposium in Tokyo
Merck has convened its eighth Displaying Futures symposium in Tokyo. The theme of this year’s event is Digital Transformations.
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