Zschimmer & Schwarz is an experienced global specialty chemical manufacturer, headquartered in Lahnstein near Koblenz, Germany. The company has been familyowned since its founding in Chemnitz, Germany in 1894. The core activities include the development, production and delivery of tailor-made chemical auxiliaries for the leather, fur, ceramic, textile and fibers industries. In addition, Zschimmer & Schwarz is one of the leading manufacturers of high-performance chemical specialties and auxiliaries for cosmetics, personal care and cleaning applications as well as phosphonates and polymer-based solutions. The corporate group of Zschimmer & Schwarz combines 30 companies in 16 countries on five continents, including 32 production facilities.