AtĀ AkzoNobel, we take pride in our global sustainability initiative: Planet Possible. We believe that by doing radically more with less, and working closely with suppliers and customers, we can achieve excellence in environmental responsibility.

We help our Aerospace customers differentiate themselves by delivering products that enhance their brand image, protect their assets, and make them more competitive in their market. Our customers trust and rely on AkzoNobel to deliver products that meet stringent performance specifications, to do it consistently and on time.

Our aim is to provide the best combination of performance and sustainability in our products. We have a Number 1 ranking in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, and aim to maintain our position by reducing our carbon footprint and pioneering new eco-friendly innovations each year.

As a leader in chromate-free technology and VOC reduction, we are continuously improving our aerospace coatings to help our customers reduce aircraft weight, improve fuel efficiency, and reduce emissions without compromising on quality.

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Sustainable Solutions

  • Aerodur
    KLM's Being 787-9 Dreamliners use Aerodur to keep them looking great while adding minimal weight to the aircraft, helping to improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions.
  • Basecoat/Clearcoat System
    Through efficient application and prolonged durability, this technology reduces paint consumption and waste, resulting in cleaner, more fuel-efficient aircraft.
  • Chromate-free Alternatives
    We are a global leader in chromate-free coatings, constantly developing safer and more eco-friendly coating techniques, with equal and better performance.
  • High Solid Coatings
    With a high proportion of solid ingredients and a low VOC content, these coatings have greater coverage for reduced waste, and result in fewer harmful emissions.

Eco-Friendly Results

  • #1 ranking in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for four consecutive years.
  • An A Rating in the worldwide Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP).
  • A leading score of 98% from Sustainalytics, a global provider of sustainability ratings and research.
  • Leading by example; we opened our new Carbon Neutral head office in the Netherlands.