Lyon Laboratory, France

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An innovation incubator that combines our global knowledge with local expertise. 

Since the opening of our first laboratory in France in 2012, we have continuously supported our customers and best-in-class principals. To better serve them and answer the growing market demand, in 2020, we moved to a larger facility. Situated in Lyon, this laboratory serves the decorative paints and industrial coatings markets.

How we can support you

At our laboratory in Lyon, we combine industry knowledge with the necessary equipment to achieve your formulation goals

Core competancies

  • Advice and formulation development
  • Laboratory support in microbiology
  • Application testing

Our team

Our committed and passionate technical experts are there to support our partners in their development, create formulations and find solutions.

Elodie Ollivier-Pallud / Technical Manager Coatings and Construction France: 
Graduated with a Master’s degree in Formulation and Industrial Chemistry, Elodie joined the team in 2017. Today, she is appointed as the technical manager of the Lyon laboratory. As an expert in decorative paints, coatings formulation and packaging, she develops innovative projects in close cooperation with customers and principal suppliers.


Loïc Mauri / Laboratory Manager - Industrial Coatings & Pigment support EMEA region: 
Graduated with a Master in Chemistry, Formulation, Quality & Analysis, Loic Mauri, after 10 years of 

collaboration with the company, joined IMCD France in 2020. His core competencies are pigment dispersion, colour development and flooring systems. 

Corentin Hüni / Technologist Decorative Coatings:

A former apprentice at IMCD France Coatings & Construction while studying at ITECH school in Lyon, Corentin Hüni spent afterwards one year at IMCD Malaysia to perfect his learning before joining the team at the laboratory. Since then, Corentin is focusing on decorative coatings formulation for indoor and outdoor applications.
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Would you like to have a closer look at our facilities and meet our experts? We would be delighted to welcome you and have a talk!

Success Stories

We have supported formulation needs for the following challenges:

  • Development of tailor-made pigment concentrate 
  • Thermal insulation coating
  • Easy-to-clean paint
  • Influence of fillers in industrial coatings
  • Paper coating for plastic replacement

IMCD Lyon Laboratory | Coating & Construction
31 Rue Wilson
69150 Décines-Charpieu


Phone: +33472808109

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