Gabriel-Chemie Gesellschaft m.b.H.
Founded 1950
Headquarters Gumpoldskirchen, Austria
Number of employees

Company Profile

Gabriel Chemie specializes in refining and colouring plastics. The company was founded in 1950 and is now one of Europe's masterbatch manufacturers. The independent, privately owned group has its headquarters in Gumpoldskirchen, Austria, and operates subsidiaries in Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland, Italy, Spain and Russia, where it employs approximately 550 people.

Business Units of the company are

  • Building & Agriculture
  • Cosmetics packaging
  • Food & beverage packaging
  • Packaging for industrial and consumer goods
  • Home & lifestyle
  • Medical

Products / Technology

Gabriel-Chemie offers polymer-specific additive- and colour masterbatches for all standard polymers used in the packaging industry. These products offer food & beverage compliance.[1] For preform and bottle production, the company supplies:


  • Light stabilisation
  • Lubricants
  • Antiblock
  • Slip agents
  • Laser marking additives
  • Near infrared absorbers
  • Optical brighteners
  • Viscosity modifiers


  • Microgranule colours
  • Masterbatches


Gabriel-Chemie was founded in 1950


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PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 09 / 2019: Near-infrared masterbatch for recycling black and coloured plastics
Issue 10 / 2017: There‘s no accounting for taste
Issue 09 / 2017: Gabriel-Chemie increases production capacity in Russia

External links

Gabriel-Chemie Website