Mitsubishi Chemical Methacrylates

As the world’s largest producer of Methacrylates – the building block of all acrylics – Mitsubishi Chemical is where you’ll find some of the industry’s most talented people who ensure this amazing product improves quality of life around the world.

Acrylics are part of daily life for almost everyone. From protective screens to signage, paints and coatings to fittings and furniture, baths to automotive parts and more, they play an important role in your day whether you realise it or not!


Methacrylates are used almost everywhere! Design, architecture, construction, automotive, home, paints and coatings, electronics, medical, lighting, 3D printing and much more.

Where are we located in the UK?

Research & Development: Wilton, Redcar

Support Services: Monomer House, Stockton-on-Tees

Our local area

The windows of Monomer House frame fantastic views across the Tees Valley in the North East of England, from the bustling skyline of the Tees Valley chemical complex to the beautiful ‘Mini Matterhorn’ that is Roseberry Topping on the fringe of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. With our Wilton R&D centre being a ‘stone’s throw’ from the seaside at Redcar there is always time to stop for an ice cream.

How many employees do we have?

Wilton: 70 – 90

Monomer House: 50 – 90

What type of roles do we have?

  • At Wilton we have research scientists, laboratory analysts, engineers, safety roles, technical support and administration.
  • At Monomer House we have roles in commercial, marketing, logistics, procurement, IT, finance, HR and administration