About Us

Innovating a Sustainable Future with ExpertMaterials™

Motivated by unwavering values, and ingrained with a passion for environmentally conscious innovation, we help companies around the globe establish and achieve their product development goals.  With access to Michelman's ExpertMaterials™ resources, a compelling combination of world-class talent and specialty chemistries, our customers are excelling in the diverse range of markets they serve with sustainable and responsible solutions.  And we serve all our customers with an entrepreneurial spirit and collaborative style. 

As a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry, we offer solutions for the coatings, printing & packaging, and industrial manufacturing markets.

Our innovative surface additives and polymeric binders are used by leading manufacturers around the world to enhance performance attributes and add value in applications including wood and floor care products, metal and industrial coatings, paints, varnishes, inks, fibers and composites.

We are also well-known as an innovator in the development of barrier and functional coatings, as well as digital printing-press primers and OPVs that are used in the production of consumer and industrial packaging, paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials.

We maintain production facilites in North America, Europe and Asia, product development and technical service centers in several major global markets, and a worldwide team of highly trained business development personnel.