Although our history traces a long way back, Atotech was officially founded in 1993. Today, we are a global leader in the highly complex world of plating chemicals, equipment and services for printed circuit board (PCB), package substrate and semiconductor manufacturing, as well as decorative and functional surface finishing.
Within the chemical sector, we have developed distinct capabilities in two core businesses: electronics and general metal finishing. Both of our business divisions are equipped with comprehensive experience, deep market insights and advanced solutions to address the specific needs of their respective markets.
Atotech has defined time-bound targets to eliminate the use of harmful substances from our products and processes. This is in-line with our corporate priority to promote utmost health and safety at our workplace and customer sites. In order to meaningfully limit our footprint we constantly introduce sophisticated production practices and evaluate smarter alternatives. Today, we are the partner of choice when it comes to delivering solutions that balance profitability with sustainability.
As the leading manufacturer of plating chemicals and equipment for the electronics and surface finishing industries, sustainability is at the very core of our business. Finding the balance between industrial innovation, sustainability and economic viability is what inspires us. It’s what moves us forward.
Our systems are designed to use water, energy and raw materials very efficiently, which means less waste and greater savings for our customers.
We pay special attention to the needs and demands of automotive manufacturers, OEMs and their suppliers. Our product range offers technology that covers the entire spectrum of decorative and functional surface treatments.
This includes a comprehensive palette of trendsetting design options for decorative applications, corrosion protection solutions, processes in line with the specific requirements of automotive electronics, functional surfaces for superior wear resistance and friction reduction, as well as paint pretreatment and paint support technologies for automotive applications.