History

Our History

Here is a brief history of our business purchases and achievements

Start of Methylal production

2012

INEOS acquires Methanova and forms INEOS Paraform

2003

Capacity expansion for Hexamethylene Tetramine

2000

Establishment of Methanova GmbH

1999

First Cyanates production

1977

Opening of the large scale production facility for Paraformaldehyde

1968

Start of Hexamethylene Tetramine production

1947

First Paraformaldehyde production

1934

Takeover by Degussa AG

1931

First production of Formaldehyde

1895

Industrial production of Vinegar essence

1876

Chemical Industry association in Mainz (verein für chemische industrie)

1865

First production in Mainz, Germany

1856