The Samsung Chemical Europe GmbH is a subsidiary of Samsung SDI which is part of the Korean Samsung group. Based near Frankfurt am Main in Germany, Samsung Chemical Europe GmbH is responsible for sales of Staron® Solid Surfaces and Radianz® Quartz Surfaces in more than 30 European countries.
Samsung is a leading manufacturer in the electronics, naval architecture, chemical and building industries and operates globally in many other industrial sectors. Samsung’s Staron® makes it one of the most important international producers of solid surface material.
What is Staron®
Staron® is a range of styrene-free, acryl-based solid sheets and moulded shapes with mineral fillers. The solid, homogeneous, non-porous material is composed of one-third acrylic resin (PMMA) and two-thirds aluminium hydroxide (ATH), which is extracted from bauxite.
The Staron® manufacturing process is ISO 9001certified for quality management and has ISO 14000 certification for environmental management.
Staron® is produced in Korea in more than 140 colours to meet increasing global demand. Delivery times are shortened with over 80 colour versions of Staron® sheets available in stock from warehouse facilities in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Samsung produces more than 100 individual form parts such as washbasins, kitchen sinks, showers and bathtubs etc. for input into various segments of the market – on its own, and in cooperation with, qualified Staron® manufacturers.
Areas of application
The flexibly deformable solid surface Staron® is used by architects and designers for the facilities of hotels, restaurants, shops, hospitals, practices, public institutions like universities, administrative buildings, airports and retail, as well as residential kitchens and bathrooms. In addition, Staron® is also used in wall and façade cladding.
Samsung Chemical Europe has a European ..