History

From Chemicals to a diversified « Green » industrial Group

1898 : Creation of Floridienne S.A., company listed on the stock exchange, specialized in the extraction and production of phospates from Florida.

1928 : Investment on the site of Ath, Belgium.

1965 : Launch of a lead-based stabilisers production.

1982 : Creation of the subsidiary Floridienne Chimie and transformation of Floridienne S.A. into a holding company.

1990 : Investment in the snail business. Start of the Food Division.

1996 : Purchase of SNAM, company specialized in the recycling of batteries.

1999 : Start of the Lifescience Division.

2007 : Merge Sidech-MCP, creating MCP Group.

2011 : Sale of MCP Group to 5N Plus.

06/2014 : Sale of the assets of Floridienne Chimie.