Press gallery - Wacker Chemie AG

Press gallery

WACKER provides you with free photos/films for editorial purposes. We kindly ask you to send us a screenshot or a copy of the printed publication. You’ll find photos concerning the Group, as well as its products and applications. Click the desired category to receive an overview with thumbnails. You can then order the photos/films you need via e-mail.


    Polysilicon Chips

    Polycrystalline silicon from WACKER, the Munich-based chemical company. The ultrapure material is used to produce silicon wafers for the solar and computer industries.

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    Silanes Waterreplellent

    The surface of an impregnated bridge pier immediately after application (close-up photograph). The silane-containing, high-viscosity water-repellent was applied in a layer some 0.65 mm thick. This provides adequate penetration for effectively protecting the concrete.

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    Silanes Bridges

    Quality control: Drill samples serve to monitor the depth to which the water repellent has penetrated.

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    Cystein Hair

    WACKER's vegetarian cysteine can be used to prepare hair for a “perm”, replacing the pungent thioglycolic acid currently used in Europe for this purpose.

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