Visitors at the sites

Vinnolit is part of the Westlake Group, has its headquarters in Ismaning near Munich and operates four other production sites in Germany.

 

Our sites

Headquarters in Ismaning

Ismaning is the administrative headquarters with around 100 employees.

 

Köln
Gendorf site

Vinnolit makes PVC and caustic soda at its Gendorf site. The operations are part of the Gendorf chemical park. Research and development is also based here.

Burghausen site

The Vinnolit operations for manufacturing PVC are located on the site of the Burghausen plant of Wacker Chemie AG. Burghausen is also home to Vinnolit application technology.

Cologne site

Vinnolit’s PVC operations are located on the Cologne-Merkenich chemical park.

Knapsack site

In Knapsack the Vinnolit operations are integrated into the Knapsack chemical park. Suspension PVC and caustic soda are made here.

Information on Corona

The safety and health of our employees, customers and partners, as well as the safe continuity of our business operations even under COVID-19 conditions, have the highest priority. Our comprehensive hygiene and safety measures are determined by the Corona crisis team and the HSE department depending on the current risk situation.

Before visiting your Vinnolit contact person, please inform yourself about the currently valid measures at the respective site.

Currently the following supplementary regulations apply to the Ismaning headquarter – in addition to the general Vinnolit Corona hygiene rules::

  • (Medical) masks are compulsory in all public areas. Exception only in case of sole stay in your single office.
  • Office/meeting room occupancy only with one person, regardless of the room size, even if a minimum distance of 2 m could be kept or partitions are installed.
  • No face-to-face meetings – switch all meetings to telephone/video conferencing.
  • New employees must present a current negative corona test result when they take up work.
  • All employees whose jobs allow them to do so are expected to be mobile as much as possible.
  • All employees whose presence in the office is required are requested to test themselves twice a week with an antigen test provided by the company.
  • Business trips are to be avoided and will only be approved separately in exceptional cases.
  • Visits are currently not possible at the Ismaning headquarter. Exceptions are only possible for compelling reasons. In this case, a current negative corona test must be proven and the wearing of an FFP2 mask is mandatory.

Vinnolit Corona Hygiene Rules

Visitor regulations headquarter Ismaning:

  • Visitors/employees of external companies must register at reception with their contact details to trace possible chains of infection and present the completed self-declaration.
  • Visitors/employees of external companies must be registered at reception and will receive a visitor’s pass.
  • Visitors/employees of external companies receive safety instructions and are trained on the rules for infection control and Vinnolit hygiene rules.
  • Access from 8:00h only via the main entrance.
  • Visitors/employees of external companies are picked up at the reception and brought back to the reception

PLEASE NOTE: Visits are currently not possible at the Ismaning headquarter. Exceptions are only possible for compelling reasons. In this case, a current negative corona test must be proven and the wearing of an FFP2 mask is mandatory. Fully vaccinated and recovered persons with a vaccination are equal to negatively tested.

Self-declaration

Before visiting, please ask your Vinnolit contact about the currently valid measures at the respective site.