Acıselsan established in 1973, is a manufacturer of CMC (Carboxymethylcellulose) in line with its “Sustainable Development” mission. CMC is widely used in powder and cream detergents, paint, wallpaper adhesives, textile, oil drilling, ceramics, food and cosmetics.

Acıselsan Quality

Our most valuable asset is the experience and know-how we developed in nearly half a century. R&D projects based on our customer's demand lead to "Acıselsan Quality" in the sector.


Acıselsan, Acipayam Cellulose Industry and Trade Inc. has been founded by local people in 1973 at Acıpayam, Denizli.

In 1974, The Development Bank of Turkey and Vakıf Bank became Acıselsan’s partners. As of 2010, The Development Bank of Turkey has transferred 76.83% of owned shares to Privatization Administration.

Verusaturk Venture Capital has acquired 76.8% stake of Acıselsan from Privatization Administration in 2011. Verusaturk has also acquired 15.2% stake of Acıselsan from Vakıflar Bankası T.A.O. in 2012.

In 2018 Verusa Holding Inc. has purchased 47.3% stake of Acıselsan previously owned by Verusaturk Venture Capital.


Acıselsan continues its R&D studies with the latest technology in its laboratory where it develops its own products. It manufactures in appropriate with the “Ecology Friendly” standards set within the company scope of sustainability understanding and environmental policy.

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