Member - Prayon

Headquartered in Belgium, Prayon is a world leading company active in the phosphate industry.

Type Company
Founded 1928
Company Size 1200
Member Type
Founders Banque nationale de Belgique, Compagnie des Métaux d'Overpelt-Lommel et de Corphalie, SA des produits chimiques de Laeken, Société métallurgique de Boom, SA de Rothem, SA Métallurgique de Prayon, SA G. Dupont et frères
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Phosphorus chemistry is vital to us all. At Prayon, we have a real passion for what we do. With a heritage of over 130 years of experience, our 1,200 employees are committed to delivering innovative solutions to our customers to improve their products, from building materials to cars, horticulture, food and health and hygiene products. At Prayon, we are also proud to provide innovative technical solutions, world-class equipment and high-quality products that set the pace in the world of phosphorus. Committed to building a sustainable future, we are developing more efficient processes, protecting resources and promoting a circular economy. Based in Belgium, the Prayon Group has production sites in Belgium, France and the United States and is owned by two shareholders, OCP and Société Régionale d'Investissement de Wallonie (SRIW).

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean water and sanitation
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Affordable and clean energy
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Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable cities and communities
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SDG 12
Responsible consumption and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from Prayon

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