The global science-based company

About DSM

Health, Nutrition & Bioscience

From century-old roots as the Dutch State Mines, DSM has evolved into a purpose-led science company numbering 23,000 people worldwide and specializing in solutions for Health, Nutrition & Bioscience. Our purpose is to create brighter lives for all – which is why we’re proud that our name has assumed a new meaning among our people in recent years: Doing Something Meaningful.

Our Purpose

Learn about what we do and why we do it; as well as our scientific heritage, organizational framework - and external recognition.


We fervently believe in doing business the right way: from our management and Supervisory Board, to our code of business conduct, to our position papers and statements on key industry issues.

Our Presence

Learn about our global presence, physical and digital.

Partnering with DSM

From animal and human nutrition & health to specialty food ingredients, from medical devices to sustainable plastics and protective materials to venturing…our businesses are here to bring value to all stakeholders.