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About us

From our unique company structure and pioneering spirit to our culture of innovation and sustainability strategy, the people at SCHOTT are constantly pushing the boundaries of glass and material development to achieve groundbreaking scientific and technological progress. Together we strive to make a difference for businesses, industries and people.
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The SCHOTT Group

SCHOTT has risen from a small glassworks in Germany to one of the leading specialty glass and material technology companies in the world. Today, more than 17.100 highly skilled employees in over 30 countries around the globe are dedicated to turn bold ideas into reality.

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The guiding principles of sustainability are deeply anchored at SCHOTT. It comes from our unique corporate model and has its roots in the foundation statute of 1896. Responsible governance, responsibility for employees, society, environment and the climate are key elements of our sustainability strategy.

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Projects and references

From protecting ancient manuscripts to expanding our knowledge of the universe: SCHOTT has a long history of working with world’s leading specialists, using our expertise in glass and material technology to solve complex challenges.

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Certifications and compliance documents

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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