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Borregaard places a significant emphasis on research and development and has one of the largest and most innovative research divisions in organic chemistry and wood chemistry.

At our research centre in Sarpsborg, 80 employees from different parts of the world work in the development of environmental technology and new products. In order to develop novel products and provide innovative solutions, a close relationship with our customers is of vital importance for Borregaard. 

Borregaard has close to 100 employees in R&D, of which 65 employees at the R&D centre in Norway. 34 of our scientists hold a PhD degree.

Borregaard's R&D division is an international environment with employees within the following disciplines:

  • organic chemistry
  • Bio (polymer) chemistry
  • wood chemistry
  • physical chemistry
  • analytical chemistry
  • microbiolology
  • prosess technology
  • Biotechnology