LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.1 billion in 2021. The company currently has about 13,200 employees in 33 countries. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives and consumer protection products. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good.

On January 31, 2005, the company was initially listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and LANXESS Chemical (China) Co., Ltd. officially started operations. LANXESS now has 13 subsidiaries, 6 R&D centers and 7 production sites with around 1,200 employees in Greater China. LANXESS works closely with its local partners to develop market-oriented solutions that meet local market needs.

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Topic  Next-generation new lithium-ion batteries and battery material systems Innovation

The application of new lithium-ion battery materials and the technological innovation in next-generation secondary batteries have become a hot topic in many research institutions, universities and technology companies. These batteries are expected to obtain higher energy density and better battery performance, thereby further accelerating green and low-carbon mobility, and propelling energy structure transformation. Innovation in battery systems includes but is not limited to lithium-air batteries, lithium-sulfur batteries, semi-solid batteries and all-solid-state batteries.