Our strengths: High quality and absolute reliability

RÜTGERS group is Europe’s leading manufacturer of chemical raw materials made from coal tar and has eight international production sites. We produce essential raw materials for the aluminium and steel industries from a by-product of hard coal(e.g. bituminous coal, anthracite) coking. more ...

Our topic: Sustainability

In everything that we undertake at RÜTGERS, our work is aimed towards sustainable development. more…

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Special on-site product knowledge and competence in the field of tar chemicals


By beginning of January 2013 RAIN CII completed the acquisition of 100% of the RÜTGERS Group shares. Together, the new partners aim at building the world’s largest and most diversified carbon chemicals company providing solutions for the industry’s major challenges. more...


Duisburg/Uithoorn, 16 April 2013
Resinall Rütgers Resins GmbH becomes RÜTGERS Resins GmbH
Effective April 16, 2013, the industrial resin producer Resinall Rütgers Resins GmbH changed its name to RÜTGERS Resins GmbH more...

Zelzate, January 4, 2013
Triton completes RÜTGERS sale
to Rain CII

Funds advised by Triton have successfully closed the deal to sell the specialty chemicals manufacturer RÜTGERS to Rain CII, a subsidiary of the Indian industrial group Rain Commodities Limited. The signing between the two parties took place on October 21, 2012. more...

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