Company : Steiner SAS

Category : Chemicals, Adhesives and Starch

Key Products : Cellusol®, Direct®, Viscolor®, Stenacolor®

Created in 1881 with its Benzene distillery, Steiner SAS, based in Saint Marcel, France, was run as a family business for more than a century before beginning its industrial metamorphosis within the Orgasynth Group and continuing its expansion within the Axyntis Group from July 2007 onwards. Steiner now boasts unrivalled facilities and expertise in the field of solid and liquid dye phases. With its 70 highly-skilled employees, Steiner has retained the key virtues it has carefully nurtured over the years: proximity and mutual trust with its customers.


Steiner is one of the sole dyestuffs manufacturers in Europe to guarantee full mastery of all the critical stages from dyestuff synthesys to formulation. With more than 10,000 tonnes of products formulated per year, its R&D laboratory, warehouses, production units, drying and milling capacities, quality control laboratory and water treatment station make the Saint Marcel site a unique facility.


Today, oil and paper industry represent the main outlet for the dyestuffs produced and formulated by Steiner.  Steiner provides the paper industry with Direct, Pigment and Basic dyestuffs that can be used in all kind of paper, Cardboard, Tissue, Office & Printing and Special Papers.


Steiner is ISO 9001 version 2008 and ISO 14001 certified and have its own incorporated staff to manage the new Reach legislation.


With Steiner, customers can be sure that the company will keep its promises in terms of quality, delivery times and quantities. Its sales and technical support resources, available throughout Europe, also mean that it is able to provide its customers with on-site added-value services relating to the use of its dyes.

Powder Direct Anionic Dyestuff

Direct® : Powder Direct anionic dyestuff steiner-sasge.


Direct dyes are substantive dyes that can be used on all types of papers. These dyes present an excellent affinity for virgin paste. These dyes are regularly used in tissue, and for wrapping and graphic paper.



  • broad steiner-sasge of colours with a good quality-price ratio.
  • Excellent
  • good light-fastness (depending on dyes, support, intensity, etc.)
  • clear wastewater
  • control of reverse side effect


Liquid Brown Anionic Dyestuff

Cellusol®, Liquid Brown anionic dyestuff steiner-sasge for testliners.


Steiner offers ready to use solutions, based on several technologies in order to adapt to your specifications.



Steiner manages logistics from Saint-Marcel and deliver in 1T containers or in bulk from 10 to 25T



  • low dyeing cost
  • easy to use
  • good light-fastness
  • environmental friendly solution, solvent-free (without acetic acid)
  • stable shade
  • suitable for food contact (in particular BfRXXXVI certified)



The shade of each of these browns can be adjusted to obtain the colour of your choice, which we will produce to order.


Pigment Preparations In Aqueous Medium

Viscolor®, Stenacolor® :  Our pigment preparations in aqueous medium.


Viscolor®, Stenacolor® are organic pigment dispersions usually used for coating or in the mass.



  • very good light-fastness
  • moderate dyeing cost
  • non-foaming
  • fast to colour bleeding


Cationic Dyestuff

Basique® : Our cationic dyestuff steiner-sasge.


These dyes are used mainly on recycled supports and mechanical paste. These dyes are regularly used for newspaper, wrapping and graphic paper.



  • economic dyes
  • low light-fastness
  • contain acetic acid


Contact Details

Steiner SAS
9, route de Rouen
BP 1161
27950 Saint-Marcel
Tel: +33 (0)2 32 64 58 40
Fax: +33 (0)2 32 64 58 49

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