Zinc oxide for the technical industry

Zinc oxide is the preferred source of zinc for the production of inorganic and organic zinc compounds. Zinc oxide is used in the production of catalysts and adsorbents for large-scale chemical and petrochemical production processes.

Advantages of zinc oxide for the technical industry

Made in Germany
Our zinc oxides are made in Germany and meet highest quality standards.
Highest quality standards
GRILLO zinc oxides for the industry are characterised by the highest quality standards.
Strict laboratory tests
Each batch of our zinc oxides is subjected to strict laboratory tests to ensure their high quality.
Individual advice
We offer individual advice to tailor zinc oxide solutions to the exact needs of our customers.
Quality controlled suppliers & raw materials
GRILLO’s zinc oxide raw materials come from quality-assured suppliers in Europe.
Reliable supply chain
We guarantee a reliable supply chain to ensure timely and safe delivery of zinc oxides.
We focus on sustainability and climate neutrality by optionally using ECO ZINC as a raw material in our production – for a reduced carbon footprint of your products.

Application areas of
Zinc oxide for the technical industry

Energy Solutions

Zinc oxide is used in the production of alkaline batteries and in rechargeable zinc-based battery systems.

Chemical industry

Zinc oxide used in the chemical industry as a catalyst and in various processes for the production of chemicals such as acrylates, zinc stearate and zinc phosphate.

Paint & varnish industry

Our high-purity zinc oxide is used as a pigment in paints and varnishes to increase opacity and durability and to improve drying properties.

Plastic & rubber

Zinc oxide is an additive used in the plastics and rubber industry to improve the stability, UV resistance and mechanical properties of products, in particular in special rubber compounds such as cables.

Electronics industry

Zinc oxide is used in the electronics industry as a semiconductor material, for example, in transistors and varistors.

Food industry

Zinc oxide is used in the food industry as an additive to increase the shelf life of food and as a food supplement to improve health and the immune system.

Zinc oxide White Seal Special

Zinc white White Seal Special is a chemically pure zinc oxide made from metallic zinc (indirect manufacturing process).

Our product range

Zinc oxide White Seal Special

≥ 99,8 %
3,0-5,0 m2/g BET

Delivery form:

powder, granules


Zinc oxide White Seal Special is suitable for a wide range of applications such as adhesives, paints, catalysts, porcelain, glass, enamel and ceramics.

Zinc oxide FCC

Our zinc oxide FCC is a high-purity zinc oxide product that meets the strict requirements of the “Food Chemical Codex” and is therefore suitable for use in food applications.

Our product range

Zinc oxide FCC

≥ 99,0 %
Delivery form: powder


Zinc oxide FFC is ideally suited for food and dietary supplements.

High-purity zinc oxide

GRILLO’s high-purity zinc oxide is a high purity zinc oxide product used in various industries due to its purity and effectiveness.

Our product range

Product Purity m2/g BET
High-purity zinc oxide 4 (technical application) ≥ 99.0 % 3,0-5,0
High-purity zinc oxide 6 (technical application) ≥ 99.0 % 5,1-7,0
High-purity zinc oxide 8 (technical application) ≥ 99.0 % 7,1-9,0


High-purity zinc oxide is suitable for a wide range of applications such as catalysts, batteries, paints, varnishes, varistors and zinc compounds due to its high purity.

Further topics


Climate-neutral production for environmentally friendly zinc products

With ECO ZINC, we focus on sustainability and climate neutrality by using it as a raw material in our production as desired. The result is products with a reduced CO2 footprint that are both environmentally friendly and of high quality.


Together for a liveable and sustainable future

At GRILLO, we are convinced that sustainability is not a trend, but a necessity. We therefore aim to continuously improve our processes and products and make a positive impact on the environment and society. We rely on sustainable solutions such as ECO ZINC, a circular economy and CO2 reduced production to make our contribution to climate protection and create a future worth living.

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Martina Wölfert

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