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    Inter-Society Color Council

    The Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC) has elected its new officers and directors. The officers will serve two-year terms and the directors will serve three-year terms. Danny C. Rich, Sun Chemical Corp., was elected president; Joanne Zwinkels,…
    08.10.05

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    Altair Signs Agreements

    Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. has reportedly signed confidentiality agreements with two of the largest U.S.-based pigment manufacturers. These two companies are currently evaluating the potential use of Altair’s patented pigment processing…
    08.10.05

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    Russell Finex Relocates to

    Russell Finex Inc., Pineville, NC, recently relocated to a new 35,000-sq.-ft. facility. The facility features test labs for its patented vibrasonic deblinding system, Eco Line filters, compact screeners and Eco separators. Also, the company has…
    08.10.05

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    In brief:

    Coloris GCC is now offering Rhodia’s complete range for architectural and decorative coatings…Richard R. Roesler, a chemist for Bayer, has been appointed adjunct professor in the department of polymers and coatings at North Dakota…
    08.10.05

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    Clariant Expands Flame Retardant Product Production

    Clariant has expanded its Exolit AP production at its plant in Knapsack, Germany. The expansion is in response to the success of its Exolit flame retardant products and increased market demand. The expansion will reinforce Clariant’s position a…
    08.10.05

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    OSHA Reopens Glycol

    The Occupational Safety and Health  Administration (OSHA) will reopen the glycol ethers rulemaking record to solicit information on the extent to which the two ethylene glycol ethers and their acetates are currently being used in the workplace,…
    08.10.05

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    Troy Hosts 15th Annual

    Troy Hosts 15th Annual 5K Run at ICE 2002 l Troy Corporation and the Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology will host the 15th annual Troy 5K Run/Walk on Thursday October 31 at ICE 2002 in New Orleans. The 5K will take place at 7 a.m. at…
    08.10.05

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    PG Phillips Releases New Multiclient Study

    PGPhillips Releases New Multiclient Study l PGPhillips & Associates has released a new multiclient study, “North American Adhesives, Sealants and NVH (noise, vibration and harshness) Automotive Market Study,” covering 2002-2007.…
    08.10.05

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    Eastman Chemical Consolidates Adhesives

    Eastman Chemical Consolidates Adhesives and Graphic Arts Businesses l Eastman Chemical Company has consolidated its adhesives and graphic arts businesses. The new business unit, adhesives, polymers and inks, will be headed by Don Blair as general…
    08.10.05

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    Air Products Achieves

    Air Products Achieves Best Safety Record l Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has achieved the best safety record in the category of total recordables among large-scale chemical manufacturers in the U.S. for 2001, according to Responsible Care perfor…
    08.10.05

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    Sartomer Opens New Laboratory in Exton, PA

    Sartomer Company has opened a new laboratory in Exton, PA, expanding the company’s lab space by 25%. The new facility will be utilized for product synthesis, applications development and analytical support functions for all of Sartomer’s…
    08.10.05

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    Kemira Restructures Administration and Service

    l Kemira has restructured its group management by combining the administrative organizations of Kemira Oyj, Chemicals and Paints and Coatings. A shared service center, Kemira Services, will be set up offering administration, finance, accounting, info…
    08.10.05

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    Resolution Performance Products Launches Epikure

    l Houston, TX-based Resolution Performance Products will launch the Epikure trademark for its global epoxy curing agent product line used in combination with its epoxy resins products, Epon and Epikote. The Epikure trademark consolidates the former E…
    08.10.05

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    Rohm and Haas Restructures U.S. UCD Sales Network

    l Rohm and Haas is restructuring its network of national sales agents who represent the company’s line of UCD colorants for coatings and specialty applications. The new network is one of several steps Rohm and Haas is taking to strengthen custo…
    08.10.05

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    Call For Papers:

    The School of Polymers and High Performance Materials at the University of Southern Mississippi is accepting submissions for presentation papers at the 30th annual International Waterborne, High-Solids and Powder Coatings Symposium, February 26-28, 2…
    08.10.05

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    EPA Honors CSI/Rockwood

    The U.S. EPA has honored Chemical Specialties Inc. (CSI), a subsidiary of Rockwood Specialties Inc., with its Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award for its non-arsenic wood preservative, alkaline copper quaternary (ACQ). Steve Ainscough, presi…
    08.10.05

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    Buckman Wins MAKE Award

    l For the fifth straight year Buckman Laboratories has been recognized as one of the world’s most admired knowledge enterprises (MAKE) by KNOW Network, a community of leading knowledge-based organizations dedicated to networking, benchmarking a…
    08.10.05

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    Bühler Enters

    The technology group of Bühler AG has set up a cooperative venture with the Institute for New Materials in Saarbrücken, Germany that will enable the companies to market jointly developed products. Bühler will back the venture by contri…
    08.10.05

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    ADM To Market Industrial Ethanol Products

    The Archer Daniels Midland Company will begin direct marketing of industrial ethanol products for delivery beginning January 1, 2003. The company has supplied industrial ethanol for the past five years through a joint venture with The Dow Chemical Co…
    08.10.05

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    Crompton Expands Silanes Business In China

    Crompton Corporation has expanded its OSi Specialties business in China to produce and market organofunctional silanes used in coatings, adhesives, sealants, fiberglass and electronics applications. Crompton has formed a joint venture with the Nanjin…
    08.10.05