WAC 2022


About Bayer

Bayer is an innovating world class enterprise with more than 150 years history and core competencies in health and agriculture.

We develop new molecules that we use in innovative products and solutions to improve the health of humans, animals and plants. Our research and development activities are based on an in-depth knowledge of the biochemical processes in living organisms.

We act sustainably, ethically and socially responsible, taking into account the interests of all our stakeholders. Employees with a passion for innovation are given excellent development opportunities at Bayer. Our values play an important role in our daily work and are a guideline in fulfilling our mission.

These values are contained in the word LIFE (Leadership, Integrity, Flexibility and Efficiency).

Bayer Agriculture Antwerp

Bayer Antwerp has approximately 750 employees. Chemicals are produced by 5 production units. These production units belong to Bayer, Eastman and Henkel.

Eastman is a multinational company that produces a wide range of chemicals including a number of raw materials for the tire industry and PVB film for the production of safety glass but also coatings, inks, specialty plastics, fibers, etc. The company has its home base in Kingsport (USA).

Henkel Adhesives is a leading global manufacturer of adhesives, synthetic polymers, electronic materials, and others.

The support services & Guest operations

The supporting departments on the Antwerp site belong to Bayer, but also have a service-oriented function towards the guest operations. More specifically, following departments : lab, logistics, maintenance and engineering, security service, human resources, accounting, utilities and IT. All (about 750 permanent ) employees, working at the Bayer site in Antwerp have a Bayer status.

Het gezicht van Bayer


Frank Lingier

Plant Manager

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