With headquarters in Gyeonggi Do near Seoul, Samsung Cheil Industries Inc. is an international concern of Samsung Group, one of the world's largest multigroups. The company history of Samsung begins in the year 1938. However, the actual parent company for this Samsung business area was founded with Cheil Industries in 1954. Today a major global company, Samsung Cheil Industries Inc. has developed into one of the most important manufacturers in the textile, chemical, electronics, shipbuilding and construction industries. With the Staron® brand, the Cheil Group belongs to the leading global manufacturers of mineral materials.
What is Staron®
Manufactured by Samsung Cheil Industries Inc., Staron® is a range of styrene-free, acrylic-based solid sheets and moulded parts with mineral fillers. The solid, homogeneous, non-porous sheet and molded part material is composed of one-third acrylic resin (PMMA) and two-thirds aluminium hydroxide, a natural mineral derived from bauxite. The Staron® manufacturing process is certified according to the Quality Management System ISO 9002. ISO 14000 certification has been awarded for environmental management. Samsung Cheil Industries Inc. is the parent company of Samsung Chemical Europe GmbH and is based in Schwalbach am Taunus. Samsung Chemical Europe GmbH is responsible for sales and services by and for Staron® within Europe.
Samsung produces Staron® sheets in over 140 colours for worldwide use. Adapted to European requirements, Staron® sheets are available in the central warehouse in Rotterdam in over 80 colours. For individual applications in diverse market segments, Samsung itself and in cooperation with qualified Staron® fabricators produces over 100 individual moulded parts. Washbasins, sinks, laboratory and gastronomical sinks, showers and bathtubs are part of this product range.
Areas of application
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