• 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…

  • Hempel’s Hempadur AvantGuard Wins Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation

    March 4, 2015
    Hempel’s Hempadur AvantGuard range of products has won the 2014 European Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation. To be presented on May 14 in London, the award recognizes the products’ ability to provide superior anti-…

  • 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,…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

RELATED TOPICS