Our purpose is to create brighter lives for people today and generations to come. We connect our unique competences in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences to createSolutions that nourish, protect and improve performance.

Leader Health, Nutrition and Materials

  • Leading supplier of nutritional ingredients (including vitamins, carotenoids, omega’s, food and personal care industries
  • Leading supplier of sustainable high performance materials for the automotive, electrical & electronics and building & construction industries
  • Recognized as top innovator active in biomedical materials, advanced biofuels, bio-based chemicals and advanced surfaces for solar systems

Leader Health, Nutrition and Materials


DSM technology in Health, Nutrition and Materials

Examples nutritional products of DSM

Vitamins are essential nutrients required for growth and well-being. DSM has all 13 vitamins including A, D, E, K, C all B vitamins, folic acid and panthothenic acid.

Carotenoids: Essential antioxidants increasing performance and consistent pigmentation a/o for salmon, eggs

Nutritional lipids: Omega-3 and -6 play a critical role in proper brain function, vision process, immune and inflammatory responses and hormone-like molecules.

Feed Enzymes: Solutions developed to meet challenges of global livestock farming. Reducing costs by improving feed conversion and animal health.

Examples of materials of DSM

Specialty polyamides: Including feedstock caprolactam, safety components e.g. for airbags, lighting & gastank systems in auto; connector & sockets, wire & cable, LED-lighting, packaging

DSM Dyneema is the global supplier ofDyneema®, theworld’s strongest fiber, used for medical sutures, fishing, aquaculturenets, ropes, slings,cut-resistant gloves,vehicle & personalballistic protection.

Innovative resins for sustainable coatings systems, including: waterborne resins, powder resins and100% UV curable resins

High-performance UV-curable optical fiber material for high-speed fiber networks connecting the world

Sustainable environmental solutions (ECO+)

KhepricoatTManti- reflective coatings for solar glass increase efficiency of solar panels

Dyneema® for sustainable and durable cargo nets, reduces weight

Higher eco-efficiency and downstream cost benefits with Brewers ClarexTMapplied in beer

Sustainable societal solutions (People+)

Optimized Vitamin-D, preventing osteoporosis and reducing fractures improving lives & reducing costs

Surgeons benefit from an effective barrier against bacteria andviruses with disposable medical gowns made from Arnitel® VT.

DSM’s waterborne coating systems have less impact on health compared to solvent borne paints.

ALPAFLOR® EDELWEISS: Preserves skin’s natural balance. Supports Alpine flora diversity and contributes to local prosperity

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