We place significant emphasis on the development of truly sustainable products, processes and services to meet our clients’ needs and support our organic growth.
Lhoist’s patent department is located at the Business Innovation Center in Nivelles (Belgium). It protects the intellectual property rights of the entire Group and manages more than 360 granted patents together with over 160 pending patents (examination procedures). Currently, we have more than 100 registered inventions and almost 650 patents filed (in all countries).
Many of our innovations are protected by patents, the most notable of which are: