Italmatch AWS: World Leader in Water Additives
Advanced Water Solutions is a business unit of Italmatch Chemicals and is a leading global manufacturer, supplier and innovator of a broad range of specialty water management additives for Industrial Water Treatment & Process, Desalination, Geothermal, Mining, Personal Care and HI&I markets.
It was created after the takeover by Italmatch of the Dequest business from Thermphos and subsequent acquisitions among which the most important are GRS Chemicals (Italy), Solvay’s water treatment chemicals business, Compass Chemicals (USA), Ecolab’s Jianghai (China) and most recently BWA Water Additives and Water Science Technologies (WST) in February 2019.
With strong complementary brands and over 40 years’ experience, the business provides customers with innovative solutions, supported by wide-ranging technical support and dedicated customer service.
30 patent families and more than 100 granted patents
19 manufacturing plants
35 distribution and sales locations
Field-based and laboratory support
Dedicated R&D and Technical Support team 30 people
20% of sales come from products <5 years old
News & Events
Learn more about Italmatch Chemicals Advanced Water Solutions new Smart-Tagged Polymers line Lumiclene® with Alessandro Guidetti (Global Business Development Manager Industrial Water Treatment & Process)Learn more about Italmatch Chemicals Advanced Water Solutions new Smart-Tagged Polymers line Lumiclene® with Alessandro Guidetti (Global Business Development Manager Industrial Water Treatment & Process)
Sustainability and market trends in the Household and Industrial & Institutional: interview with Fabio Costiniti
An overview about recent market trends and the growing demand for sustainable and green solutions in HI&I market with Fabio Costiniti (Global Business Development & Marketing Manager Cleaning and Personal Care)The specialty chemicals market in recent months has seen an increasing demand for