Research & Development



Silicones InnovationSix flasks containing silicone solution in a UV light room.Silicones InnovationWe consider innovation to be a part of our DNA and a key to our company's profitable growth.




We Care For Our Customers and Work Constantly

  • To give them the best technical support

  • To develop new products together


Our R&D is a Global Partner Offering Local Attention

We combine talents and expertise to build partnerships and develop creative value-added solutions.


We Create Agile Innovation  

Since 1944, we have continuously sought to develop new technologies, new processes and new solutions to address our customers' needs. In a flexible environment, we question the status quo, we generate new ideas and we move one step beyond, in close cooperation with our customers. 


Our R&D Teams Localization


300 Researchers Worldwide

  • 130 researchers in our Lyon Research & Innovation  Center
  • 115 researchers in our Shanghai & Xinghuo Research Center
  • 30 researchers in our North America Research Center
  • 25 researchers in our 6 Technical Centers in Europe, Latin America & Asia


We are dedicated to open innovation

We enjoy moving faster through our dynamic Network! Our open innovation culture is geared to respond effectively and rapidly to the needs of very diverse markets, today and in the future.

We are constantly sourcing innovation opportunities inside/outside the company to develop and commercialize new silicone technologies. ‪Our relationships with outside experts allow us to quickly identify new technologies or to work on new developments in existing technologies. We cooperate with a broad range of partners: business and industrial partners, universities and research centers, competitive clusters, start-ups and many other institutions throughout the world.

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Innovation Since 1944Two chemists in a Bluestar Silicones research and development laboratry. Since 1944A brief history of our innovations
New ProductsChemical instruments. ProductsWe combine talents and expertise to build partnerships to develop new products.
Silicones School SchoolSilicones are magical products widely used in our daily lives.