• Hempel Opens Second Plant in Nashik

    September 8, 2014
    Hempelvhas expanded its footprint in India. After the success of its first manufacturing facility in the country, which opened in Nasik Maharastra in 2011, the Danish-based company has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Nash…

  • Ross Offers Low Pressure Drop Static Mixers Designed for Turbulent Flow

    September 8, 2014
    Ross LPD and LLPD Static Mixers promote composition and temperature uniformity by increasing turbulence while keeping pressure loss very low. The LPD Static Mixer consists of a series of baffles or “elements” discriminately positioned in…

  • BASF Increases Prices in Europe for Methylamine and Methylamine Derivatives

    September 8, 2014
    With immediate effect, BASF is increasing its European sales prices for methylamines and methylamine derivatives as follows, Methylamine (Mono-, Di-, Tri-) + € 50 per metric ton Dimethylaminopropylamine (DMAPA) + € 40 per metric ton Dim…

  • Abstracts for Waterborne Symposium Due in One Week

    September 8, 2014
    The School of Polymers and High Performance Materials at The University of Southern Mississippi has issued a call for papers for presentation at the 42nd Annual International Waterborne Symposium, February 9-13, 2015 in New Orleans. Papers should rel…

  • Union Colours To Open Fourth Technical Center in India

    September 5, 2014
    Union Colours, the international division of Longyu Pigments & Chemicals Corporation, will open it fourth Technical Center. Situated in Vapi, Gujarat, India it will complement their others located in the UK, China and South Africa. These centers…

  • Union Colours Appoints New Sales Director

    September 5, 2014
    Union Colours Ltd. has appointed Oliver Pfefferkorn sales dDirector. Pfefferkorn is based in Hamburg, Germany. He was previously managing director of distributor RAIMUND MUELLER GMBH & CO. KG, Germany and brings a wealth of 20 years of experience…

  • Accessa Coatings Solutions Opens New Ohio Location

    September 5, 2014
    Accessa Coatings Solutions has opened a new facility in Millersburg, Ohio, to better serve commercial coatings customers in northern Ohio and western Pennsylvania. As a part of this growth, Accessa moved its operations in Mount Hope, Ohio, to the lar…

  • Allnex Signs Joint Venture for Amino Crosslinker Resins

    September 5, 2014
    Allnex and Eternal Materials Co., Ltd. signed a Joint Venture agreement with a view to manufacture and supply Allnex’s CYMEL and Eternal’s ETERMINO amino crosslinker resins in Greater China. The joint venture will invest in a new manufact…

  • Valspar Offers 70 Percent PVDF Fluropon Exterior Coatings for Architectural Products

    September 5, 2014
    With its high durability and large color palette, Valspar's Fluropon® exterior coatings have become an industry standard for both metal coil coating and aluminum extrusion applications. These field-proven, high-performance, 70 percent polyvin…

  • Scott Bader Exhibits at China Composites Expo

    September 5, 2014
    Scott Bader Asia Pacific is exhibiting advanced composites at the 20th China International Composites Industrial Technical Expo (CCE 2014), taking place from 3-5 September at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Centre. This year, the…

  • CPI Announces Finalists for 2014 Polyurethane Innovation Award

    September 5, 2014
    The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) of the American Chemistry Council (ACC)  announced BASF Corporation, Dow and Novomer, Inc., as the finalists for the 2014 Polyurethane Innovation Award. Attendees at the 2014 Polyurethanes Technica…

  • BASF Prepares for its 150th Anniversary in 2015

    September 4, 2014
    BASF is introducing a new claim “We create chemistry” in its logo. This change to the company’s brand identity underlines how BASF collaborates and innovates with customers and partners to contribute to a sustainable future. The new…

  • Archroma Makes Leadership Appointment

    September 4, 2014
    Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, has appointed Valerie Diele-Braun to the post of president Paper Solutions and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). In her new role,  Diele-Braun joins the Archroma Leadership Team an…

  • Global Aerospace Coatings Market is Projected to Reach $2,991.38 Million by 2019

    September 4, 2014
    The report "Aerospace Coatings Market by End-user Industry (Commercial, Military & General Aviation), by User Type (Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) & Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO)), & by Region (North America, Europe…

  • Evonik Announces Specialty Silica Capacities' Expansion in Japan

    September 4, 2014
    Evonik Industries has announced an expansion of its specialty silica capacities in Ako, Japan through a holding in DSL Japan Co. Ltd. (DSL). Evonik holds 51 percent of shares in DSL, a joint venture with the Japanese Shionogi & Co. Ltd. The expan…