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Headquarters Baton Rouge, LA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Public (ALB)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Albemarle has chemistry in its veins. The company produces polymer additives, fine chemicals, and catalysts used by a variety of industries. Its polymer additives -- flame retardants, stabilizers, and curatives -- add desired properties to various plastics. Albemarle's catalysts segment makes polyolefin and refinery catalysts. The company ranks among the world's largest makers of hydroprocessing catalysts and fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts. Its fine chemicals include bromine-based chemicals, agricultural chemicals, and bulk ibuprofen (a pain reliever). Customers... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   43 ratings


55% Approve of the CEO   20 ratings

Albemarle CEO Luther C. Kissam, IV

Luther C. Kissam, IV


Great company to intern for (electrical engineering)

  Former EE in Orangeburg, SC (US)

Pros: As an intern, I am not micromanaged- if I complete my current project I usually seek out a new mission on my own accord. As an EE, all of the facets are here: contol systems, digital logic programming, power distribution, instrumentation… Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Baton Rouge, LA (US) Jun 2014 Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interview Details i applied online. several weeks later i received a phone screen email to which applied. they had trouble getting their software to sync correctly which struck me as kind of odd. anyway, it was the typical phone screen with the exception of some heat transfer and distillation questions, to which…Full Interview

Interview Question:
the impromptu questions about heat transfer and distillation. on a phone screen? really? View Answer

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America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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