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FEW Chemicals

FEW Chemicals in its current legal structure has been founded in the year 1997. We are an independent and owner-managed company in the specialty & fine chemicals market. FEW Chemicals roots go back to the Filmfabrik Wolfen founded in 1909 by Aktien-Gesellschaft für Anilin-Fabrikation (Agfa).
We are certified according to the DIN EN ISO 9001 standard. Our production plant is sufficiently equipped to manage batch sizes from a few grams up to tonnes scale, and we work in accordance to the EU regulations 1907/2006 (REACH) and 1272/2008 (GHS/CLP).

Our Know-How As Your Development Partner

Flexible cooperation projects „from bench to market“
Fast scale-up processes gaining relevant parameters for manufacturing
Complex molecules and chemical conversions
Thourough analytical characterization


Our Products & Innovations

Functional Dyes

Photochemical sensitizers
Absorber and spectral filter dyes (Nirasorb®)
Fluorescent dyes & labels
Sensors for security labeling and anti-counterfeiting (Lanthalux®)


Iodonium and sulfonium salts
Modular systems with adapted anions (PAG’s and PRG’s)
Bathochromic structures for UV LED‘s


Coating solutions for metal, glas & plastics substrates
Manifold surface properties possible, such as
   easy-to-clean, scratch-resistant, antibacterial, corrosion-protective


Homo- and copolymers based on polyacetals, polyacrylates, polyvinylphophonic acids
Binders und crosslinkers based on urethane acrylates
Speciality polymers and conjugates