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VinylPlus ist das 10-Jahres-Programm der europäischen PVC-Industrie zur nachhaltigen Entwicklung. Es baut auf den Erfolgen der Nachhaltigkeitsinitiative Vinyl 2010 auf und nimmt die nächsten wichtigen Schritte in Angriff um die Nachhaltigkeits-Herausforderungen für PVC zu lösen.
Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG, a Westlake company, is one of the leading PVC manufacturers in Europe and, worldwide, is the market and technical leader in specialty PVC.

National and international activities of Vinnolit are managed from Ismaning, near Munich. Production sites are in Burghausen, Gendorf, Cologne, Knapsack, Schkopau and Hillhouse (UK). The turnover of Vinnolit in 2013 amounted to €917 million (2012: €905 million; 2011: €923 million; 2010: €798 million; 2009: €647 million). Vinnolit employs 1,400 staff (thereof 1,350 in Germany). Managing Directors are James Yuan Chao, Albert Yuan Chao, M. Steven Bender, Robert F. Buesinger,
Dr Josef Ertl und Dr Ralph Ottlinger.


Vinnolit produces and markets a wide range of PVC products suitable for all kinds of PVC applications, e.g. in the building & construction sector, in the automotive industry or in the medical sector. Whether the PVC is for flooring, wall covering, window profiles, pipes, rigid film, technical coatings, automotive sealants, cable sheathing or medical applications, Vinnolit is able to offer a suitable solution.

Additionally Vinnolit produces and markets intermediates such as caustic soda, vinyl chloride and tin tetrachloride, which are required in the chemical industry as well as in many other branches.

Vinnolit participates in the worldwide Responsible Care programme of the chemical industry to continuously improve safety, health and environmental protection and supports VinylPlus, the voluntary commitment of the European PVC industry towards sustainable development, as ‘Official Partner’ financially, ideally and through active participation (www.vinylplus.eu).





Please find a summary of the most important information also in our leaflet "Presenting a Market Leader".

Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG is a fully owned subsidiary of Vinnolit Holdings GmbH. The Vinnolit Holdings GmbH is a company of the Westlake group.




Vinnolit is listed in the Encyclopedia of German World Market Leaders