Jandira - Wacker Chemie AG


Jandira

Brazil

Wacker Química do Brasil Ltda., WACKER’s South American subsidiary, was established in 1977. It is located in Jandira, Brazil, 35 km northwest of São Paulo. It supports customers in Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay. The 22,000 square meter site not only comprises local sales and marketing, but also is home to an own silicone production facility.

Technical Center Jandira plant, Brazil

Among the products manufactured in Jandira are fluids, emulsions, defoamers, resins and rubbers as well as several personal care products. Key markets for these products are the construction, automotive, coating, pulp and paper industry, the chemical and the process industry, cosmetics and health care as well as the power and the electro/electronic industry.

In order to further improve local customer service, WACKER opened a Technical Center for silicone applications at the Jandira site in 2003. Service labs for dispersible polymer powders followed in 2005. The Tech Center supports the rapidly growing construction polymers and silicones business being realized in South America. Focused on formulation development and realization of customer requirements, it serves as the South American hub to optimize technical support as well as individual assistance to local businesses.

Facts & Figures about the Site
Location about 35 km north-west of São Paulo
Size 22,000 m²
Employees Approx. 100 (Dec 31, 2011)
Products Silicones

Contact

Wacker Química do Brasil Ltda.

Rua Municipal, 325 (antigo nº 100) - Jd. Alvorada
06612-060 Jandira - São Paulo
Brazil
Phone: +55 11 4789-8300
Fax: +55 11 4789-8345

Site communications

Mrs. Elaine Nunes
Tel.: + 55 11 4789-8303
Fax: + 55 11 4789-8356

Safety & security hotline: + 55 11 0800 118270