April 2019
PET free glittering effects

After a period with high demand for matte and soft tone effects the trend shows a focus on glittering effects now, preferably PET free as part of efforts to minimize micro plast...

August 2018
New HQ offers room for an extended level of service
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This summer GEOTECH successfully moved into its new 2.700 m2 facility at the Emrikweg in Haarlem, the Netherlands. The facility was completely renovated in o...

August 2018
Responsible Mica Initiative

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GEOTECH recently became an official member of the Responsible Mica Initiative (RMI). This initiative is a unique cross-sector association aiming towards achi...

January 2018
Product Introductions 2018 Cosmetics
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At the In-Cosmetics global exhibition in Amsterdam GEOTECH will launch the new products of 2018. As usual GEOTECH translates the new products...

October 2017

New business premises

Pand vierkant

We have exciting news to announce; GEOTECH is moving to a new location! Last month, the owners family signed the deed of purchase for a new facility located...

July 2017

GEOTECH is introducing news videos
special effect pigments

Research shows that video is one of the most versatile and profitable digital marketing tools available at the moment. Besides personal contact it is the most powerful way of communicating.

March 2017

GEOTECH is launching new special effect pigments 

Geopearl C Scattering Sun Gold

From April 4 - 6 the In-Cosmetics global took place in London and the European Coatings Show in Nuremberg. Traditionally these are one of the most interestin...

September 2016

Chemical composition breakdown
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Formulators go through the same process when developing products with cosmetic raw materials. In order to complete all required product data it is essential to have a breakdown of the composition of each raw material...

June 2016

New Metalloy® aluminium pigments

Bottles aluminium pigment 560

GEOTECH is extending the Metalloy® range for the coating and plastic industry.

Non-leafing coated powder for coatings

January 2019
Upcoming events & tradeshows

In 2019 GEOTECH will be present at the following exhibitions;

July 2018

In memoriam, Mr. Coert Polman


We are shocked and deeply saddened by the death of the founder of our company, father and father-in-law Mr. Coert Polman. He suddenly passed away on Wednesda...

August 2018
The quality control of GEOTECH's special effect pigments

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Special effect pigments are complex raw materials. For most products the industry faces a small batch to batch variation which is related to the nature of th...

January 2018
Product Introductions 2018 Coatings / Plastics

Plastics vierkant

As a dynamic and innovative company GEOTECH is continuously investing in the development of new, unique special effect pigments. 

October 2017
ISO 9001 and GMP certification


Last summer SGS re-certified GEOTECH’s Quality Management System (QMS) based on the new ISO 9001:2015 and GMP standards. The ISO 9001:2015 standard is bringi...

July 2017

We're hiring!


As a leading company in the field of special effect pigments we are looking for a motivated, results-driven Technical Sales Manager to lead our domestic sales in France. The ideal candida...

April 2016

Cosmetic Colour & Effect Guidelines 2017+
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At In-Cosmetics 2016 in Paris GEOTECH introduced new colour concepts and special effect guidelines based on the anticipated fashion and colour trends for 2017+. 

September 2016

GEOTECH acquires Paillettes et Pigments
News acquisition PEP

Geotech International B.V. proudly announces that just before the summer holidays a definitive agreement was signed to acquire Paillettes et Pigments Sarl (PEP), a French supplier of special effect pigments. 

September 2016

Technical support that makes the difference


Did you know that GEOTECH has a fully equipped laboratory in Haarlem, The Netherlands? This laboratory is the global center for all quality control activities and technical support for customers.

March 2016
Distributor Award 2015 for Dehisa Cedicam
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Dehisa Cedicam, GEOTECH’s exclusive distributor in Spain, is the 2015 winner of the traditional distributor award. The winner was announced during the Turkcoat exhibition which was held last month in Istanbul. 

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