Who We Are
3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we're a leader in scores of markets - from health care and highway safety to office products and abrasives and adhesives. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies - often in combination - to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of 3M and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.
3M Business Groups
3M serves customers through five business groups, which increase speed and efficiency by sharing technological, manufacturing, marketing and other resources.
Supplying an array of innovative products that keep homes cleaner, offices organised and buildings well-maintained, our consumer business is home to some of the world’s best-known brands, including Post-it®, Scotch®, Scotch-Brite®, Filtrete™, O-Cel-O™, Nexcare™, and Command™.
Electronics and Energy
We turn 3M technology into solutions for customers in electronics and energy markets around the world. We contribute to reliable sources of power, high-performance electronic devices, and speedy and dependable telecommunications networks. We're also leading the way in renewable energy to improve quality while reducing costs.
Supplying innovative and reliable products that help health care professionals improve the quality of care, we are a global leader in medical and oral care products, and drug delivery and health information systems.
We provide thousands of innovative products including tapes, abrasives, adhesives, specialty materials and filtration systems to dozens of diverse markets – from purification to aerospace.
Safety and Graphics
Our products—personal protective equipment, safety and security products, track and trace solutions and more — increase the safety, security and productivity of people, facilities and systems around the world. We also inspire creative communication and design with a broad portfolio of graphic solutions to enhance visual impact.
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