September 14, 2016

Symrise: Notable Sustainability

For the second time running, EcoVadis has awarded the fragrance and flavoring manufacturer Symrise gold status for its responsible corporate business practices. In terms of ecological, social and ethical sustainability,... more »

August 17, 2016

Welcome to the World of Vanilla: Symrise Launches Vanilla Website

“Have you ever wondered where the vanilla in your favorite ice cream comes from?” The newly launched website answers this and other questions related to vanilla, Madagascar and the connection of... more »

August 09, 2016

Symrise Sources Cosmetic Ingredients and Fragrances from the Amazon Certified Sustainably

Symrise Amazon in Brazil is the first manufacturer of cosmetic ingredients, fragrances and flavors in Latin America certified by the Union for Ethical BioTrade (UEBT). As an independent body, UEBT audited and certified... more »

Case Studies

Wall of Inspiration

Always inspiring more...? Our employees have taken this slogan to heart and filled it with new life by sharing the most beautiful and moving moments of their lives with colleagues from around the world on the “Wall of... more »

Balanced diet

Under the Actiplants® name, Symrise bundles its expertise in plant-based functional ingredients. Tasks that bioactive ingredients perform include strengthening the cardiovascular and immune systems and supporting mental... more »

Innovation in Spray Drying

A small change in spray drying created a classic win-win situation in 2014: The reduction of water to be vaporized enabled both considerable financial savings and a notable reduction in the environmental impact. A change... more »

Symrise at 1.618 Paris

1.618 – this enigmatic number stands for a famous mathematical relationship: The Golden Ratio, which expresses a universal aesthetic proportion. The “1.618 Paris” organization also pursues this aesthetic and order. It is... more »

Corporate Report 2015

The complete report is available on our Microsite, as well as further interesting features. 

Madagascar - our sustainable engagement

Stakeholder Voices



If you have any questions, suggestions or comments to make about our sustainability efforts, we are at your service.

Friedrich-Wilhelm Micus
Sustainability Communications

Tel.: + 49 (0)5531-90-13 63
E-Mail: friedrich-wilhelm.micus(at)