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    DuPont Titanium Technologies has launched a new web portal at www.titanium.dupont.com...ZYP Coatings, Inc. has completed its new boron nitride powder production facility in Oak Ridge, TN...Atofina Chemicals, Inc. has launched the…
    08.10.05

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    SARTOMER FORMS

    Sartomer Company has formed an alliance with Czech Republic-based Kaucuk, a.s., a member of the Unipetrol Group. Sartomer will hold the exclusive rights and trademark use for the worldwide marketing and sales of Kaucuk’s Krasol polybutadi…
    08.10.05

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    Cognis Expands IL

    ● Cognis Corporation has expanded its plant in Kankakee, IL and closed its Hoboken, NJ site. This decision will allow Cognis to expand its Midwest ISO certified manufacturing facility, according to the company. The Hoboken manufacturing s…
    08.10.05

  • Pigments | Supplier News

    Heubach To Acquire

    Heubach has announced that it will acquire Avecia’s pigments business, comprising high performance automotive pigments, phthalocyanine pigments, azo pigments and specialty pigment dispersions. The acquisition, effective January 1, 2003, a…
    08.10.05

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    Central Transaction

    Bayer’s coatings and colorants business group now offers its customers the opportunity to quickly and easily enter and track orders with the new BayerONE transaction portal. The central online order management tool replaces the group&rsqu…
    08.10.05

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    Polyurea Development

    The Polyurea Development Association (PDA) will host its annual conference December 9-11 in San Antonio, TX. For more information contact PDA, 14 W. Third Street, Ste. 200, Kansas City, MO 64105; (816) 221-0777; web: www.pda-online.org…
    08.10.05

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    Dow Announces

    Dow Polyurethanes has announced that its supply of toluene diisocyanate (TDI) will be extremely tight for the remainder of 2002. As a result, Dow will place its TDI supply in North America and Pacific on order control until further notice. This…
    08.10.05

  • Additives | Supplier News

    DuPont Acquires Atofina

    DuPont Chemical Solutions Enterprise has completed the acquisition of the surface protection and fluoroadditives business assets of Atofina. With the keted under the Atofina Foraface and Foraperle brands.…
    08.10.05

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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

  • Supplier News

    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

  • Powder Coatings | Supplier News

    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