Supplier News

  • Eastman Chemical Company joins WBCSD

    October 17, 2012
    Eastman Chemical Company has joined The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). The company will be closely involved with the WBCSD’s new Chemical Sector, “Reaching Full Potential” project. Eastman produces a br…


  • Lubrizol to discuss UV-cured coatings and applications at International Woodcoatings Congress

    October 17, 2012
    The Lubrizol Corporation will participate at the PRA (Paint Research Association) 8th International Woodcoatings Congress in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, October 30 - 31, 2012 at the Mercure Hotel. The biennial event attracts professionals from the gl…


  • BASF to partially acquire Ciech's TDI business

    October 16, 2012
    BASF and Ciech announced the acquisition of parts of Ciech's global TDI (toluene diisocyanate) business by BASF. The acquisition is subject to approval by the appropriate antitrust authorities. Closing of the transaction is expected in the first…


  • BASF to partially acquire Ciech's TDI business

    October 16, 2012
    BASF and Ciech announced the acquisition of parts of Ciech's global TDI (toluene diisocyanate) business by BASF. The acquisition is subject to approval by the appropriate antitrust authorities. Closing of the transaction is expected in the first…


  • Eastman celebrates 50 years of producing Eastman Texanol ester alcohol

    Eastman celebrates 50 years of producing Eastman Texanol ester alcohol

    October 15, 2012
    Texanol is Eastman’s longest standing product produced at is Longview site. To commemorate the 50-year anniversary, Eastman held a celebration event at the Longview site for employees and retirees who have worked in the production of Texanol ov…


  • Aakash Chemicals recognized by Inc. Magazine two years in a row

    October 15, 2012
    Aakash Chemicals has once again been named as one of Inc. Magazine’s “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America."  As an honoree in 2011 and now a repeat honoree in 2012, Aakash Chemicals continues to grow at a rapid pace. Aa…


  • Eastman celebrates 50 years of producing Eastman Texanol ester alcohol

    October 15, 2012
    Texanol is Eastman’s longest standing product produced at is Longview site. To commemorate the 50-year anniversary, Eastman held a celebration event at the Longview site for employees and retirees who have worked in the production of Texanol ov…


  • Aakash Chemicals recognized by Inc. Magazine two years in a row

    October 15, 2012
    Aakash Chemicals has once again been named as one of Inc. Magazine’s “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America."  As an honoree in 2011 and now a repeat honoree in 2012, Aakash Chemicals continues to grow at a rapid pace. Aa…


  • Munzing selects Ferguson Chemical

    October 10, 2012
    Munzing has selected Ferguson Chemical Innovation as its distributor for the coatings, inks, adhesives and building product markets for Canada. Ferguson has been in business since 1947 servicing the coatings, adhesives, inks, building products, rubbe…


  • SSCT issues call for papers

    October 10, 2012
    The Southern Society for Coatings Technology has issued a call for papers for its 2013 Annual Technical Conference, held April 21-24 at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, Florida. The SSCT is seeking educational technical presentations to improve the und…


  • Wacker expands production of VAE dispersions for coatings in South Korea

    October 10, 2012
    Wacker Chemie AG is expanding its production capacity in South Korea for vinyl acetateethylene copolymer (VAE) dispersions. The Munich-based chemical group is constructing a new plant with an annual capacity of 40,000 metric tons at its site in Ulsan…


  • Michelman opens technical center in Singapore for developing coatings additives

    October 10, 2012
    Michelman recently opened a new technology center in Singapore for developing paint and coatings additives. The center is strategically designed to allow for fast, efficient development of new water-based coatings and surface modifying additives form…


  • Munzing selects Ferguson Chemical

    October 10, 2012
    Munzing has selected Ferguson Chemical Innovation as its distributor for the coatings, inks, adhesives and building product markets for Canada. Ferguson has been in business since 1947 servicing the coatings, adhesives, inks, building products, rubbe…


  • SSCT issues call for papers

    October 10, 2012
    The Southern Society for Coatings Technology has issued a call for papers for its 2013 Annual Technical Conference, held April 21-24 at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, Florida. The SSCT is seeking educational technical presentations to improve the und…


  • Wacker expands production of VAE dispersions for coatings in South Korea

    October 10, 2012
    Wacker Chemie AG is expanding its production capacity in South Korea for vinyl acetateethylene copolymer (VAE) dispersions. The Munich-based chemical group is constructing a new plant with an annual capacity of 40,000 metric tons at its site in Ulsan…