About us

SCHOTT has a fascinating history and an exciting future. From our unique company structure and pioneering spirit to our culture of innovation and climate neutral strategy, we are constantly pushing the boundaries of glass to achieve groundbreaking scientific and technological progress.
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Our company

As one of the leading specialty glass companies in the world, SCHOTT has risen from a small glassworks in Jena, Germany to a global corporation with production and sales units in 33 countries. With over 17,200 employees of almost 109 nationalities, the company places a huge importance on diversity, collaboration, and innovation.

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Our sustainability

SCHOTT has been committed to sustainability throughout its 130-year history. Our long-term strategy combines responsible governance with a responsibility for our employees, the wider society, environment and the climate, continually setting new targets and implementing new policies to improve standards across the company.

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We work in a highly regulated industry in a large number of locations around the world, and strictly adhere to all safety, quality, and sustainability standards. All certificates demonstrating these standards, as well as company, location, and application documents, are available to download.

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