Abelstr. 43
46483 Wesel

Tel: +60 49 281 670 13100
Fax: +60 49 281 670 13040
E-mail: Horst.Sulzbach(at)altana.com
Web Site: www.elantas.com

Chamber Representative(s):

Dr. Horst M. Sulzbach - Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Markus Giese - Vice President Finance, Purchasing, IT


Manufacturing of Liquid Electrical Insulation Chemicals

ELANTAS produces liquid insulating materials for the electrical and electronics industry. It consists of three business lines. The business line Primary Insulation (PI) manufactures enamels to insulate electrical wires. The business line Secondary Insulation (SI) produces insulating varnishes and resins for the impregnation of motors, transformers, and generators. Finally, the business line Electric & Electronic Materials is specialized on potting and casting resins as well as conformal coatings for printed circuit boards (PCB).

Owing to consistent research and development, continual development of insulating materials, and process improvement, ELANTAS has established a leading international position for itself and is the world's leading manufacturer of wire enamels and impregnating resins. This makes ELANTAS the preferred manufacturer for the electrical insulation industry and the main supplier to large international customers. 

ELANTAS GmbH is the holding company headquartered in Wesel, Germany. The group consists of nine independent manufacturing companies in all major regions of the world. In 2011, ELANTAS employed a total workforce of 918 people and achieved sales of € 390.9 million.