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Shell chemicals companies operate around the world, making and supplying a range of petrochemicals that are used by our customers to make many different everyday materials and end products. Paints, detergents, computers, mobile phones, medicines, waterproof clothing, adhesive tapes, and refrigerators are just some of the many ultimate applications for our materials.
Collectively, the Shell chemicals companies number among the largest petrochemical suppliers in the world. The products we make range from basic petrochemical building blocks, such as ethylene and propylene, to intermediates such as styrene monomer, ethylene glycol, solvents and detergent alcohols.
For a full list of products made by Shell chemicals companies visit our products section of our website.
Shell chemicals companies operate a global network of customer service centres to liaise with customers and support the ordering and delivery of products. Customers can also place orders and manage all aspects of their accounts through our Customer Lounge website or do business with us through the Elemica transaction network.
To ensure that we continue to remain a leading player in the petrochemical sector and to deliver the materials that our customers need, we retain a strong focus on chemicals research and development. Technologists working at research centres in Texas and The Netherlands support this programme.