Vynova Wilhelmshaven features one of Europe’s largest plants for the production of suspension PVC (S-PVC), a high-quality material that our customers convert into a wide range of products for daily life. In addition, we produce vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), an essential building block to make PVC.
Situated on the western side of the Jade Bight, a bay of the North Sea, the Wilhelmshaven site has direct access to Germany's only deep-water port. The site boasts excellent infrastructure for the import and export of ethylene dichloride (EDC), ethylene and VCM. Wilhelmshaven receives, for example, EDC shipments from the Vynova sites in Runcorn (UK) and Tessenderlo (Belgium).
With more than 380 employees, Vynova Wilhelmshaven features among the most prominent employers in the region. Although Vynova itself is a young company, the history of the Wilhelmshaven site dates back more than 35 years. Discover the most important milestones in our history further down this page.
As a responsible manufacturer, Vynova Wilhelmshaven is certified for the ISO 9001 quality management standards, the ISO 14001 standards for environmental management and the ISO 50001 energy management system standards.
Vynova Wilhelmshaven operates with respect towards the environment and with consideration towards the health of our employees and communities by implementing safe manufacturing processes. Our commitment to quality, safety and environmental accountability is summed up in the Vynova Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) policy, which you can consult on the dedicated page.
You can download the ISO certificates of Vynova Wilhelmshaven GmbH via below links:
✓ Vynova Wilhelmshaven GmbH - ISO 9001:2015
✓ Vynova Wilhelmshaven GmbH - ISO 14001:2015
✓ Vynova Wilhelmshaven GmbH - ISO 50001:2011
For specific safety-related procedures at Vynova Wilhelmshaven, please refer to the documents below:
Safety information brochure Vynova Wilhelmshaven
✓ Download only in German
Other documentation for contractors and suppliers can be found in the section below.
Are you a contractor or supplier for Vynova Wilhelmshaven? Here you will find useful documents and guidelines. Also, please regard the safety-related documentation included in our Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) section above.
Representatives of the Polymers for Europe Alliance travelled to Vynova’s site at Wilhelmshaven (Germany), to present the new criteria for the upcoming Best Polymer Producers Awards for Europe, and to discuss the future of the industry. The visit facilitated a productive exchange on the state of the polymer industry, best practices, and the future of polymer production.