Ashland’s journey has been marked by significant milestones the acquisitions of influential companies and chemistries, our spread across over 100 countries, the creation of an extraordinary management team, and most recently, Ashland’s separation from Valvoline and re-launch as a pure global specialty chemistry company. Today, we are a pure, specialty chemicals company with a singular focus on making our customers more successful and the world a better place.
Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.
Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what's possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.
Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we're a part of, and planet we share.
As you read through our vision, mission, and way, we hope you will believe that, to us, they are more than just words, they are our guiding principles.
People who have worked with Ashland know that we have a distinct way of doing things. It’s one of the main reasons customers come back and employees are so loyal.
At Ashland we share a core drive to solve. To solve technical problems and deliver breakthrough capabilities that transform what is possible. We also share a commitment to each other, our communities, sustainability, safety, commercial success, and much more.