Rising on a natural high

Williams, Dede
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p34
Trade Publication
The article features the success of Cognis Corp. with its business operations in Germany. Cognis, which was already owned by private equity groups Permira and GS Capital Partners, has a portfolio built on natural ingredients. The company has processed more than 40% of the substances which are based on renewable raw materials. Cognis, which has 8,000 employees worldwide, has also a thriving business in functional products for industry and a small but growing health and nutrition business.


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