Who is IGCAR?


IGCAR is a great team dedicated to adding value through a sustainable and responsible chemistry. We develop and produce specialised chemical products and optical brighteners as flexible and tailor-made solutions for a wide range of markets.

Who is IGCAR?


IGCAR is a great team dedicated to adding value through a sustainable and responsible chemistry. We develop and produce specialised chemical products and optical brighteners as flexible and tailor-made solutions for a wide range of markets.

Mission


Our mission is to create a team with a global and sustainable vision of chemistry and its applications, dedicated to providing efficient and innovative solutions.

Mission


Our mission is to create a team with a global and sustainable vision of chemistry and its applications, dedicated to providing efficient and innovative solutions.

Vision


We want to become the reference in the chemical sectors in which we are present. We strive to adapt dynamically to the upcoming challenges and offer advanced chemical solutions. We want our project to be based on a team with the aim to create social value.

Vision


We want to become the reference in the chemical sectors in which we are present. We strive to adapt dynamically to the upcoming challenges and offer advanced chemical solutions. We want our project to be based on a team with the aim to create social value.

Values and objectives

Enthusiasm

Stay focused on achieving company goals.

Teamwork

Boost the team’s communication and integration system for the social and professional development of all our collaborators.

Proactivity

Dynamically promote our products, services and technologies.

Vocation for improvement

Ameliorate our processes in a sustained and continuous way.

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Our career

Ignacio Carreras founds Ignacio Carreras S.A. (IGCAR), engaged in the production of auxiliary products for the textile industry.

Start-up of the first factory in Polinyà.

Start-up of the second optical brightener factory in Huelva. The commercialisation of products for the paper and textile sector begins.

Establishment of IGCAR Mexico dedicated to the commercialisation of textile auxiliaries.

Entering the water treatment market.

Acquisition of the factory in Rubí. Entering  the leather and construction market.

Entering the detergency and cosmetics sector.

Establishment of IGCAR Perú, subsidiary dedicated to the commercialisation of IGCAR’s product range.

Establishment of China’s subsidiary, dedicated to the commercialisation of IGCAR’s product range.

Ignasi Carreras, founder of Igcar’s Group (1974)

❝ Success is the addition of small efforts, repeated day after day ❞

Robert Collier

Ignasi Carreras, founder of Igcar’s Group (1974)

❝ Success is the addition of small efforts, repeated day after day ❞

Robert Collier

Headquarters and production plants

PAPER

Spain
Portugal
France
Italy
The Netherlands
Belgium
Slovenia
Austria

DETERGENTS

Spain
France
Portugal
Italy
Iran
Greece

CONSTRUCTION

Spain
Portugal
France
Italy
Greece
Chile
Oman
Argentina
Mexico
Egypt
India
Tunisia
Ukraine

TEXTILE

Spain
Portugal
El Salvador
Peru
Mexico
Brazil
Russia
Bangladesh
Venezuela
Sri Lanka
Iran
Turkey
Italy
Egypt
Algeria

LEATHER

Spain
Portugal
China
Peru
Colombia
Mexico
Costa Rica
Chile
Poland
Bangladesh
Pakistan
Egypt