Through its subsidiary Biesterfeld Plastic Suisse AG, the Biesterfeld Group has been active in Switzerland since 2003 as a distributor of plastics. In 2004 a second subsidiary, Biesterfeld Helvetia AG, was set up and has been selling an extensive portfolio of specialty chemicals ever since.
Biesterfeld offers an expanded product range on the Swiss market including polymers, elastomers, organic rubber, compounding and masterbatches, wire and cable, and additives for diverse industries such as automobile, packaging, electro and electronics. In addition, a wide array of specialty chemicals are supplied to industries including cosmetics, paints, adhesives, polyurethane, rubber and nutrition.
Aside from classic distribution services, Biesterfeld also provides high-quality application-based technical advice and market-orientated know-how. Customer-specific problem solving, a comprehensive product range and continuous delivery are essential aspects of our service offering.
Plastics & Rubber: Innovative solutions in standard polymers, engineering polymers, flexible polymers, transparent polymers, bio polymers, styrene copolymers and high performance polymers as well as additives and resins for the rubber industry.
Specialty Chemicals: Innovative solutions for UV stabilisers, antioxidants, flame retardants, surfactants, defoamers, dispersing agents, coalescence agents, rheology modifier, surface modifier, specialty solvents, adhesion promotors, catalysts, intermediates for organic synthesis, silicones, surfactants, actives, perfume oils and food additives
Polymers & Rubber
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New distribution right for world's first seaweed-based emulsifier
SeaBalance 2000: A seaweed-based cosmetic emulsifier made from upcycled sargassum seaweed. 100% natural and suitable for body and cosmetic applications Distribution rights agreed for the DACH region, Poland and the Baltic States Biesterfeld continues the ongoing expansion of its sustainability portfolio Hamburg, March 23, 2023 - Biesterfeld, one of the world's leading distributors in the…
Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Gummiwerk KRAIBURG launch strategic sales and service partnership for KRAIBON® compounding solutions
Hamburg, 15. March 2023 – Biesterfeld, one of the world's leading distribution and service companies in the field of plastics, rubber and specialty chemicals, and Gummiwerk KRAIBURG, a leading producer of rubber and silicone compounds, have entered a strategic sales partnership with immediate…
Dr Stephan Glander appointed new CEO of Biesterfeld AG
With effect from 1 April 2023, the supervisory board of Biesterfeld AG has appointed Dr Stephan Glander (54) as CEO of the Biesterfeld Group, a leading international distributor of plastics, rubber and specialty chemicals. Glander takes over from Thomas Arnold (63), who is retiring after ten years with the family-owned company, including eight years as CEO. Most recently, Stephan Glander served…