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Interface & Performance

Interface & Performance is a pioneer in interfacial chemistry with a broad technology toolbox in specialty applications.

High-performance additives and intermediates enable customers to create unique products or significantly increase the efficiency of their industrial manufacturing processes. As a leading expert for interfacial effects, Interface & Performance focuses on niches in various market segments, for example in construction, automotive, agro, plastic or textiles. Value-added solutions combined with high customer intimacy and strong application and production technology capabilities are key to success.

Interface & Performance is committed to sustainability. Products like TEGOSIVIN® improve the performance and energy efficiency of concrete and solutions like BREAK-THRU® help to make crop protection more efficient.


Specialty wetting agents, dispersants, emulsifiers and antifoams for use in tank-mix adjuvants and pesticide formulations.

Construction Chemicals (en)

Masonry water repellents for dry-mix mortars and concrete, as well as antifoams and air entrainers for structure and building protection.

Industrial Applications (en)

Surface active products and chemical building blocks for formulation, for direct use and for chemical synthesis.

Metalworking Fluids (en)

Defoamers, emulsifiers and corrosion inhibitors for metalworking fluids, metal cleaners and diesel fuel.

Plastic Additives (en)

Specialty additives for masterbatches and compounds like antiscratch and dispersing additives, odor absorbers and antistats.

Polymer Dispersions (en)

Defoamers, wetting agents and thickeners for the production, processing and application of PVC, polymer dispersions and adhesives.

Solutions for Adhesives

Additives, performance enhancers, selected binder systems and base materials that provide market and application related solutions for optimized performance and processing of adhesives and sealants.


SiYPro™ Performance Additives: Simplify Your Process with our antifoulants for monomer production.

TEGO® RC Silicones (en)

Radiation curing silicones (free-radical and cationic) for release liners in the hygiene, label and tape industries.

Textile Auxiliaries (en)

Specialty softeners for textile finishing, antifoams/defoamers, additives for spin finishes, emulsifiers and foaming agents for the textile industry.

Tissue Additives (en)

Specialty softener/debonders for tissue and fluff pulp, suitable for wet end, spray-on or converting applications, as well as defoamer boosters for pulp defoamers.

TMT 15® (EN)

TMT 15® stands for Environmentally friendly separation of heavy metals from waste water.