• Sibelco UK Announces 25% Shareholding in Glassflake

    March 9, 2015
    || Glassflake Ltd., which has more than 30 years of experience in developing glass flake products, has announced that it has joined forces with Sibelco UK Ltd., international supplier of advanced industrial minerals, with Sibelco taking a 25.1% sha…

  • Henkel Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Future of Vehicle Development

    March 9, 2015
    || Due to the speed of automotive advancement and the industry's efforts to meet higher fuel efficiency standards, there is greater importance and growth of automotive-grade adhesives, sealants and surface technologies in future vehicle development.…

  • SGL Group, BASF Successfully Conclude Joint Material Research

    March 9, 2015
    || The Carbon Company and the chemical company BASF have concluded the joint research of a new composite material system as an important development step of their collaboration. The system aims at enhancing the cost-effectiveness of manufacturing thermo…

  • BASF to Hold First of Three Science Symposia This Month

    March 9, 2015
    || The first of three science symposia being held by BASF in the year of its 150th anniversary will be held March 9-10 in Ludwigshafen. More than 600 top ranking scientists from academia and business will be discussing the entir…

  • Sika AG: Takeover Board Takes Opt-Out Decision

    March 9, 2015
    || On March 5, the Swiss Takeover Board decided that the Opting-Out of Sika AG pursuant to article 5 of the articles of incorporation is valid as such. The Takeover Board has explicitly not decided the question whether in view of the proposed transactio…

  • BASF Now Offers Bio-Based PolyTHF

    March 6, 2015
    || BASF has made bio-based Polytetrahydrofuran 1000 (PolyTHF 1000) available for the first time. The company is now providing this intermediate to selected partners for testing various applications in a large scale. “The bio-based PolyTHF 1000 is…

  • Tiger Coatings Launches B2B Website

    March 6, 2015
    || The surface specialist Tiger Coatings has relaunched its website for industrial clients. "The website 'tiger-coatings.com' has been redesigned and is now compatible with PC, tablet and mobile devices," said Christian Ebenberger, Ma…

  • BASF Shows Latest Innovations at JEC in Paris

    March 6, 2015
    || As a supplier and development partner for composite applications involving polyurethanes, epoxy resins and thermoplastics, BASF will be participating in the "JEC Composites Show", which runs from March 10-12, 2015 in Paris, Hall 7.2, Booth…

  • Wacker Celebrates 60 Years of Elastosil

    March 6, 2015
    || One of the best-known and most successful brands of Munich-based chemicals group Wacker has turned 60: on March 4, 1955, the company sought trademark protection from the German Patent Office for the name Elastosil. Since then the number of different…

  • Sherwin-Williams Adds CARC Aerosol Touch-up To Military Product Line

    March 6, 2015
    || Sherwin-Williams announces MIL-DTL-64159 Type III Chemical Agent Resistant Coating (CARC) Aerosol is now available for touch ups or other small job applications on military vehicles, ground support equipment and rotocraft. The coating provides vital…

  • BASF Launches New Acrodur Binder for Automotive Lightweight Composites

    March 5, 2015
    || BASF is launching a new binder – Acrodur Power 2750 X. The product is designed for the production of natural fiber composites for automotive lightweight applications such as interior car door panels or shelves. As a low-emission alternative to…

  • Axalta Opens New Waterborne Coatings Plant in Shanghai

    March 5, 2015
    || Axalta Coating Systems, a global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has opened a latest-generation manufacturing facility in Shanghai to produce waterborne coatings for China’s growing automobile market. The newest and one of Axalta’…

  • Argex Titanium Awards Tecnicas Reunidas EPC Contract

    March 5, 2015
    || Argex Titanium Inc., an emerging producer of high-grade titanium dioxide (TiO2) used as white pigment in paint, plastic, paper, cosmetics and other applications, announced today that its newly formed, wholly-owned subsidiary, Arge…

  • Epicerol Plant Recognised As Commercial Scale Plant Of The Year Finalist

    March 5, 2015
    || The Advanced Biochemical Thailand (ABT) Epicerol plant was among the top three finalists for ‘Commercial Scale Plant of the Year.' The prestigious accolade was announced at the WBM Bio Business Awards in Amsterdam. Since its…

  • Sherwin-Williams Only U.S. Licensee for Arkema Kynar 500 FSF PVDF Resin

    March 5, 2015
    || Sherwin-Williams has announced that the company holds the sole U.S. spray license for Arkema Inc.’s Kynar 500 FSF PVDF resin, a primary component of Sherwin-Williams SHER-NAR 5000 Superior Performance Architectural Baking Enamel.…

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