Croda International Plc engages in the manufacture and sale of specialty chemicals. It operates through the following business segments: Personal Care, Life Sciences, Performance Technologies, and Industrial Chemicals. The Personal Care segment offers a range of speciality sustainable skin care, hair care, and solar protection ingredients. The Life Sciences segment includes crop care and healthcare speciality ingredients. The Performance Technologies segment supports the circular economy and durable material design, enabling the growth of clean energy, and helping to further reduce negative environmental impact. The Industrial Chemicals segment focuses on its biosurfactant plant at Atlas Point in North America. The company was founded by George Crowe and Dawe on May 25, 1925 and is headquartered in Goole, the United Kingdom.