Paramelt is a global leading manufacturer of specialty waxes and a fast-growing producer of industrial adhesives and packaging coatings in Europe.
From Heerhugowaard and Veendam in the Netherlands, as well as three sites in the US and one in China, Paramelt provides an extensive product range for the flexible packaging and paper / board converting industries, as well as adhesives for end-of-line packaging and labelling applications.
The Paramelt portfolio encompasses a comprehensive suite of hot-melt adhesives, water adhesives, wax blends, primers and water-borne heat seal / barrier coatings for paper, film and foil.
Founded in 1898, Paramelt B.V. has over 100 years of experience and today is a global producer of wax blends, adhesives and specialty dispersions. Operating from 6 production sites in the Netherlands, the US and China the company consists of a team of about 400 employees around the world. In most of the core applications Paramelt is the acknowledged market leader. In all the areas of activity, Paramelt is committed to deliver consistently high-quality products and solutions providing reliable performance in the customers’ applications.
Paramelt is essentially a formulating company - with a full range of wax refining and compounding capabilities including water and solvent based mixing and emulsification, powder blending and the confectioning of thermoplastic materials in a viscosity range from one hundred to one million centipoises.