• Global Graphite Market Will Reach $17.5 Billion by 2020

    March 4, 2015
    || According to a new market report published by Persistence Market Research “Global Market Study on Graphite: Battery Segment To Witness Highest Growth by 2020”, the global graphite market was valued at USD 13.62 billion in 2013 and is expe…

  • Burkhard Quellenberg is Oxea's New Global Director of HR

    March 4, 2015
    || Burkhard Quellenberg is the Oxea Group's new Global Director Human Resources. An occupational and organizational psychologist by trade, Quellenberg held a number of positions at the SABIC Europe chemicals corporation, most recently HR Director B…

  • Accella Performance Materials Announces Acquisition of IPS Polymer Systems, Inc.

    March 4, 2015
    || Accella Performance Materials, Inc., a manufacturer of polyurethane systems and recycled rubber products, has announced the acquisition of IPS Polymer Systems, Inc. (“IPS”) in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.  Accella is backed by Arsenal Capit…

  • Lubrizol Introduces New Wood Coatings Mobile App

    March 4, 2015
    || The Lubrizol Corporation has introduced a new mobile application - the Wood Coatings Product Guide - designed to help formulators of wood coatings identify advanced Lubrizol chemistries that help achieve a wide-range of performance needs. "We a…

  • BASF Raises Prices for Formic Acid in Europe

    March 4, 2015
    || BASF is raising prices for Formic Acid 85% by 40 EUR/mt (or 45 USD/mt) in Europe effective immediately or as existing contracts permit. Prices for Formic Acid 94% will be increased accordingly on a pro rata basis.  Formic acid…

  • Charles Ross & Son Co. Introduces Ribbon Blenders

    Charles Ross & Son Co. Introduces Ribbon Blenders

    March 4, 2015
    || Charles Ross & Son Co. has introduced large-scale Ross Ribbon Blenders built with up to 1,000 cu.ft. working capacity. They are ideal for high-volume production of powder blends, pastes and slurries. These blenders can also function as vacuum dry…

  • Maroon Group Continues to Grow with Addition of Three Employees

    March 4, 2015
    || Maroon Group has announced the addition of three new employees. To keep up with company growth attributed to Maroon’s recent partnership with private-equity firm CI Capital Partners, Maroon Group, a specialty chemical supplier of additives,…

  • RCMA Recognizes its Members with Industry Awards, Names Two New Board of Directors

    March 3, 2015
    || The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA), the international trade association representing manufacturers of cold-applied coatings and cements used for roofing and waterproofing and suppliers of industry products, held its 2015 Annual Meetin…

  • AkzoNobel Introduces Chartek Bolt Caps in North America

    March 3, 2015
    || AkzoNobel has introduced Chartek Bolt Caps into North America, part of its International product line, designed to be an effective, easy-to-install and cost-saving specified solution for high level fire protection on the bolted connections of steel s…

  • Cetec Estimates 20% Growth for 2015

    March 3, 2015
    || Cetec has announced its estimate of a 20% sales growth for 2015. "The rather optimistic estimate, especially in such turbulent economic scenario, is supported by a strategy that combines portfolio expansion and the development of custom automati…

  • Michelman Introduces Expansive Line of Composite Wood Release Solutions

    March 3, 2015
    || Michelman, a global developer and manufacturer of water-based mold release agents and processing aids for use by composite wood manufacturers, will introduce an extensive line of proven industry solutions to the China market at WoodMac China 2015.&nb…

  • PPG Foundation Donates $10,000 to Frontiers of Flight Museum

    PPG Foundation Donates $10,000 to Frontiers of Flight Museum

    March 3, 2015
    || The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $10,000 to the Frontiers of Flight Museum in Dallas to support a new science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education program for 6th- through 12th-grade students from two public all-girls schools i…

  • Sika Acquires U.S.-based BMI Products

    March 3, 2015
    || Sika will acquire mortar producer BMI Products of Northern California Inc., a U.S.-based company active in production and sales of a full range of mortar products and systems for the construction industry. The acquisition will accelerate Sika's g…

  • AkzoNobel Breaks Ground on New Specialty Chemicals Plant in China

    March 3, 2015
    || AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business recently broke ground on a new alkoxylation facility in Ningbo, China, bringing the company’s total investment in the strategic multi-site to more than €400 million. As well as contributing t…

  • BASF Offers MasterFlow 9800

    March 3, 2015
    || BASF and FoundOcean Ltd. have launched an integrated material‑and‑service system for the provision of a new high‑strength grout, MasterFlow 9800, in Edinburgh, UK. The new MasterFlow 9800 high-strength grout is the result of over three years o…

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