Based in São Paulo, Braskem operates 28 industrial units in the states of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Bahia and Alagoas. Production focuses on polypropylene (PP), polyethylene (PE) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) as well as various chemical and petrochemical products used by different segments of the industry. Moreover, two of the company's Innovation & Technology Center's units are located in Brazil, equipped with advanced facilities to support cutting-edge research, producing samples for testing and creating new solutions for Clients while improving on existing products, technologies and processes.
Braskem's headquarters are located in the state capital. Its facilities are located in the ABC region, Cubatão and Paulínia. Campinas is the site of one unit of the Innovation & Technology Center, where Braskem has a partnership with the LNBio (National Bioscience Laboratory). The focus is on making advances in the company's biotechnology research.
Braskem's main office, in the Eldorado Business Tower building in the Pinheiros district, is the base for the company's main management areas, as well as the sales team. The company also has a support office in the Villa-Lobos Building, in Alto de Pinheiros.
- Innovation & Technology Center - LNBio (National Bioscience Laboratory)
Focused on biotechnology research and development to produce a new generation of products, such as the development of a new technological route to produce green propylene and green polypropylene. It works in partnership with the two other units of the Braskem Innovation & Technology Center, located in Triunfo, RS, and Pittsburgh, PA, in the USA.
Industrial unit focused on the production of PP.
ABC (Mauá/Santo André)
Units focused on the production of industrial chemicals and basic petrochemicals, EVA, PP, LDPE, HDPE and LLDPE.
Manufacturing facility focused on producing LDPE.
Braskem's industrial units in this state are located in the Camaçari Industrial Complex. An administrative office in the city of Salvador supports the company's operations.
Industrial units focused on the production of basic chemicals and petrochemicals, as well as PP, LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, EVA, UTEC, PVC, and chlor-alkali.
Office in Salvador, serving as a base for administrative areas to support business activities.
Braskem's two industrial units in that state are located in Maceió and Marechal Deodoro.
Manufacturing facility focused on producing chlor-alkali.
Manufacturing facility focused on PVC production.
RIO DE JANEIRO
Duque de Caxias is the site of a basic petrochemicals unit and another that produces thermoplastic resins. In addition, an administrative office supports the company's activities in the region.
Duque de Caxias
Manufacturing facility focused on producing basic chemicals and petrochemicals, as well as PP, HDPE and LDPE.
RIO GRANDE DO SUL
The company's industrial units in this state, as well as the Innovation & Technology Center, are located in the Triunfo Petrochemical Complex. The world's first Green Ethylene plant (part of the cycle of green polyethylene production) is located there. The administrative office that supports Braskem's activities in the region is in Porto Alegre, the state capital.
- Innovation & Technology Center
Braskem's Innovation & Technology Center services Clients by providing support for the development of innovative solutions, as well as improvement of existing processes, technologies and products. Its 16 laboratories and seven pilot plants produce samples and test new solutions proposed by Braskem. The center works in partnership with two other units in São Paulo, Brazil, and Pittsburgh, in the USA.
Units focused on the production of basic chemicals and petrochemicals, as well as PP, LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE and Green PE.