For a world full of positive chemistry for all

The world is changing, and we are in the midst of it. As an internationally leading manufacturer for phenolic, specialty urea, and melamine resins as well as high-quality derivatives of methanol-(C1)-chemistry we are setting the future standards for excellent and sustainable quality. We believe: Innovative chemistry may not only benefit our clients, but also the whole world and future generations. That is why we supply our international customers quickly and reliably via short distances from our 14 production sites around the world. We execute research projects on CO2-neutral products using bio-based raw materials with a minimal carbon footprint. Why? Because we want to support our clients to become fit for the future.

Proven quality. Available also with green chemistry.

Are you interested in sustainable products that efficiently improve your carbon footprint? They are already part of our portfolio today. If you cannot find your desired product, we are happy to develop it together with you. More information about our sustainability concept “Mission Zero 2050” is available here.

Start your journey to sustainability with us
Once you start including carbon footprint into your purchase decisions, many things appear in a very different light.
Elmar Boeke, CEO Prefere Resins


Prefere Resins is part of the European Coatings Show 2023 in Nuremberg
21 March 2023

Four years have passed since the industry was last able to exchange information, discuss trends and technologies and to present their product highlights covering the paints and coatings market.

Also this year, and for the first time under the lead of Prefere Resins, Prefere Melamines and Prefere Paraform will be able to present their innovations to the coatings industry at the ECS in Nuremberg.

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Prefere Phenolics: Immediate energy price surcharge & adjustments of payment terms
23 September 2022

During the course of 2021 we have experienced significant energy cost increases and this development has not only continued in 2022 but has of late deteriorated even further. 

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Prefere Phenolics

Get tailor-made phenolic and amino resins for your manifold uses in the construction industry, the insulation industry and various special industrial applications – wherever you need us. 

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Prefere Melamines

Whether paint, tire production or decorative coatings: We supply you with melamine resins that have been specially developed for your high-quality applications. 

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Prefere Paraform

Choose the ideal material for the manufacture and refinement of your products like paraformaldehyde, formaldehyde and hexamethylene tetramine, all based on methanol-(C1)-chemistry.

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