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About Grace

​A Global Leader in Specialty Chemicals and Materials

Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts; engineered and packaging materials. The company's two industry-leading business segments—Grace Catalysts Technologies, and Grace Materials Technologies —provide innovative products, technologies and services that improve the products and processes of our customer partners around the world.

Our Vision

Grace strives to be a premier specialty chemical and materials company. We provide innovative technologies and value-added products and services around the world to enhance the quality of life.

Our Purpose

We are dedicated to our customers. They trust us to provide products, knowledge, technologies, services, and the people to make their products work better.

Our Values

  • Teamwork: Treat each other with respect. Work safely and effectively with each other to win in the marketplace. Communicate openly and candidly.
  • Performance: Provide products and services that will make our customers successful.
  • Integrity: Maintain and expect the highest level of ethical behavior.
  • Speed: Work with a sense of urgency to meet our customers' needs.  Move quickly to seize opportunities in the marketplace. Anticipate market shifts and respond before our competitors.
  • Innovation: Encourage people to constantly look for new ways to create value.





Stock Listing

New York Stock Exchange: GRA
Fortune 1,000 company

2014 Net Sales

$3.2 billion

Global Scope

Customers in 155 countries
Operations in 40 countries


Worldwide: over 6,500

Chairman and CEO

Fred Festa

World Headquarters

7500 Grace Drive
Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
T +1 410.531.4000