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Solvay, a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life

Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress. As a global leader in Materials, Chemicals and Solutions, it brings innovations in planes, cars, batteries, smart and medical devices, water and air treatment, to solve critical industrial, social and environmental challenges. Solvay aims to be the driving force triggering the next breakthroughs to enable humanity to advance while protecting the planet. The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars: protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life. Solvay has been a key partner of the Solar Impulse journey.

A shared vision

Game-changing clean solutions to make the impossible even more possible

Solvay shares with Bertrand Piccard and Solar Impulse Foundation a far-flung vision to develop transformative clean innovation to reinvent progress and make the impossible even more possible. Flying zero-emission planes around the world already aligned with Solvay’s commitment to developing ground-breaking solutions that ease dependency on carbon-emitting fossil fuels. Together with the Foundation, Solvay continues to demonstrate how science can bring profitable and sustainable solutions to tackle the world’s most stringent challenges.

Solvay’s pioneering spirit is proving we can dare and care to achieve more profitable ways to fight climate change.

Ilham Kadri, Solvay CEO

Solvay is showing that solutions improving the quality of life on earth and making our planet a better place for humans already exist.

Bertrand Piccard, Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation

Their commitment

Solvay One Planet – Sustainability comes at the top of the agenda

Raising the bar in response to climate change, resource scarcity and creating a better life
Structured around 10 measurable goals for three major categories of climate, resources and better life, Solvay One Planet --- the Group’s 2030 sustainability roadmap, aims at creating a sustainable future that provides shared value for all. Underpinned by the Group’s Purpose, Solvay One Planet tackles the most pressing issues of our planet and focuses on areas where innovation and sustainable solutions can have the biggest positive impact in line with the ambition of the UN’s SDGs.

Creating sustainable shared value for all