Hans Werba, a passionate chemist and specialist in rubber technology, founds the company that carries his name today. He succeeds in making Werba an important chemical distributor in Europe. Werba Chem supplies primarily to the rubber industry.
Werba Chem enters the international market, expands its activities, and starts servicing wider industrial fields. It supplies the Pharma, Construction, Metallurgy, Oil & Gas, Plastics and Paper industries.
Werba Chem receives commercial enterprises National Award and secures ISO certification.
Werba Chem transforms its business model. Werba establishes its own R&D department and starts manufacturing proprietary products. Developments are carried out in cooperation with research institutes. New chemical solutions result out of close collaboration with the customers aimed to improve their manufacturing processes. Technology and innovation become driving forces for the company.
Werba Chem fundamentally changes its orientation and integrates sustainability in its corporate strategy. The Company focuses on the industrial sectors of mobility, energy, life science, construction and advanced materials. The main accent is in the development of new materials which improve health, environmental protection, energy efficiency and waste reduction.
Werba Chem opens a second location in Vienna and builds a laboratory to expand its own research and development capacity.
Art of doing business
- We strengthen our cooperation with suppliers producing sustainable products.
- The use of raw materials by our contract manufacturers is evaluated based on sustainability criteria.
- We help our customers to optimise operations, save resources and minimise their carbon footprint.
Research and Development
New project and product ideas aim to preserve natural resources. Our technology developments promote the usage of secondary raw materials.
Customers and partners
We help our customers to make their production processes resource efficient and environmentally friendly. Sustainable innovations is the fundament of our cooperation.
Our success depends upon the skills, commitment and loyalty of our people. We promote our employee's professional development and offer education opportunities. Our company offers fair and secure jobs. We help young people enter the working world.
Logistics and operations
Our goal is to organize transports in the most environmentally friendly way and minimize the packaging waste of our products.