We are Nouryon. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

Jaaromzet: EUR 5 billion
Aantal werknemers: 10.000
Aantal vestigingslanden: 30
Aantal nieuwe werknemers per jaar (vanuit net afgestudeerden): < 10


De bedrijfspresentatie van Nouryon is de ideale manier om meer te weten te komen over het bedrijf.



Leading the Way - We show a "can-do" attitude with courage to challenge. We show tenacity and courage in the face of obstacles, have a mindset of "impossible to possible”.

Delivering on Commitments - What we say is what we do. We deliver a consistent performance in a transparent way. We act in a reliable and trustworthy way as Partners with our Customers and Stakeholders.  

Growing Together - We work together as a diverse and respect team by listening, including and challenging in a caring way. We share successes and support each other. We continuously develop ourselves and leverage on our strengths.



Our strategy is focused on capturing profitable growth through collaboration with our customers and continuing to meet or exceed targets through continued operational excellence. We will also pursue additional step-change growth opportunities to unlock further value.

Nouryon is a world-class business, evidenced by our safety record and solid financial performance. Our unique portfolio, commitment to continuous improvement, and strong customer relationships have helped us achieve high profitability and leadership positions throughout our businesses. Given our strong presence in high-growth markets, discipline in execution, and strong culture focused on results, we are well positioned for future success.

Our growth strategy relies on 3 components:

  • Accelerating growth
  • Continued Operational Excellence
  • Investments to spur a step-change in growth



We invest significantly in R&D to drive growth through innovation. 

We create more profitable, safer, and more sustainable products and processes, develop our own capabilities, and improve the way we work. We believe that being open to the ideas and enthusiasm of outside collaborators will help our company achieve its maximum potential and lead the way to a more sustainable chemical industry.

Key figures:

  • Per year we invest EUR 100 million in Research, Development and Innovation
  • We hold more than 5000 patents
  • We have 7 state of the art research centers in the world



We believe that being open to the ideas and enthusiasm of outside collaborators will help our company achieve its maximum potential and lead the way to a more sustainable chemical industry. We therefore work closely with customers to develop solutions that meet their changing needs and forge partnerships with external parties such as startups whose unique ideas complement our experience, resources, and business needs.

Interessante Studies

  • Scheikundige technologie (WO)
  • Werktuigbouwkunde (WO)
  • Technische bedrijfskunde (WO)
  • Scheikunde (WO)
  • Business analytics (WO)
  • Kunstmatige intelligentie (WO)
  • Aardwetenschappen (WO)
  • Civiele techniek (WO)
  • Econometrie (WO)
  • Electrical engineering (WO)
  • Sustainable innovation (WO)
  • Civiele techniek (HBO)
  • Molecular science and technology (WO)
  • Elektrotechniek (HBO)
  • Scheikunde (HBO)
  • Scheikundige technologie (HBO)
  • Werktuigbouwkunde (HBO)
  • Advanced technology (WO)
  • Informatica (WO)
  • Business & it (WO)
  • Chemie (HBO)
  • Chemische technologie (HBO)
  • Ict (HBO)
  • Logistiek en economie (HBO)
  • Technische bedrijfskunde (HBO)

Profiel gewenste studenten

People who share our conviction that business success comes from close collaboration and better meeting customers’ needs. Who believe that a shared commitment to continuous improvement leads to superior performance. Who know that focusing on sustainability is the most effective way to achieve long-term growth. If you recognize yourself in this, then join Nouryon and embark on a journey to develop yourself and accelerate our company’s progress towards reaching its full potential. 

We are a leading supplier of essential chemicals and have earned a place among the best performing companies in our industry in terms of safety, sustainability, and reliability. A successful organization with a down-to-earth mentality which is home to talented and dedicated experts who are eager to learn from you and gladly share their knowledge so that together we can create value for our customers.

Aanbod voor Studenten

At Nouryon, we believe we can only grow our business as fast as we grow our people. That’s why we’re committed to investing in your future. Join us and we’ll work with you to develop your talents so that your ideas can go far. This is why, from the day you arrive, we’ll make a real effort to support your professional growth so that you’re able to maximize the opportunities offered across our international business. 

Combined with a competitive compensation and benefits package and a flexible approach to working, we offer an environment that will challenge and fulfill you both today and tomorrow. So if you think you’ve got what it takes and want to develop your talents, we can’t wait to see you here at Nouryon – and help you take your ideas to the world.



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P.O. Box 9300 
6800 SB Arnhem