Salt has been our business since 1918, our Salt production is based on vacuum salt technology.

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Production of salt

AkzoNobel has an annual production of about 6 million tons of salt, of which our plants in the Netherlands have a capacity of more than 5 million tons.

Our Salt production facilities are located in Delfzijl, Hengelo (The Netherlands) and Mariager (Denmark). The production of salt is based on vacuum salt technology. 

The main raw materials are raw brine and energy (steam and electricity). Raw brine is produced by solution mining in multi-effect evaporation plants. AkzoNobel has an annual production of about 6 million tons of salt, of which our plants in the Netherlands have a capacity of more than 5 million tons. Our Dutch plants in Hengelo and Delfzijl are the largest vacuum salt plants in the world. The third salt production plant is located in Mariager, Denmark.

 

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