And The ALANTANA group is growing... …will continue to grow.

We are always interested in the acquisition of other distributors in the areas of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, diagnostics and food. Please contact Mr. Alfred Betschart or Mr. Andreas Betschart,, Fon +41 32 622 14 20.

About Us
The ALANTANA group is a medium sized group active in the distribution of chemicals that require technical consulting and of active pharmaceutical ingredients. Members of our group are:
  • 1923

    Otto Brandes founded

  • 1980

    Polygon Chemie founded

  • 2000

    IQChem founded

  • 2003

    Alfred Betschart acquired Polygon Chemie

  • 2015

    Neochem acquired

  • 2014

    Otto Brandes acquired

  • 2011

    IQChem acquired

  • 2010

    Surchem founded

  • 2007

    Neochem founded

Quality & Corporate Social Responsibility

Our group is committed to quality and corporate social responsibility.

Customer satisfaction is our first priority. Competent support of our customers, high quality of our products as well as reliable and fast service are our prime concern.

We assume our responsibility for our fellow human beings’ health and for the environment. We strive for being a good citizen.

We support the goals of the worldwide initiative “Responsible Care” of the chemical industry for constant improvement in the areas of health, safety and environment.

We take into consideration the guidelines of the International Chamber of Commerce and the ISO standard 26000 regarding corporate social responsibility.

We are committed to a policy of fair treatment of our employees and particularly non-discrimination.

Our Activities

Our operating companies are active in the following industries:

ATAchem AG is the management and service company of the group.