Directory of Co-operatives
Ernest Bader founded Scott Bader as a private company in 1921. In 1951 they gifted the company to its employees. The shares of Scott Bader were placed in the Scott Bader Commonwealth, a registered charity and company limited by guarantee which provided trust status and collective ownership. It is an international polymer company operating in 9 countries with a network of agents and distributors around the world.
They manufacture and market synthetic resins for use in the marine, transport, construction and chemical containement industrie and polymers for industrial coatings, building and decoration, graphic arts and textiles.