• BASF Increases Prices for Polymer Dispersions, Polymer Powders and Resins

    October 14, 2013
    With effect from October 15, 2013, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase prices in Europe, Africa and Western Asia for straight acrylic and acrylic styrene polymer dispersions by up to 80 Euro per metric ton and for redispersible acrylic powders…

  • Allnex has Completes Acquisition of Bayer MaterialScience's Desmolux Product Range

    October 14, 2013
    Allnex has completed the acquisition of Bayer MaterialScience's Desmolux product range. With the acquisition of the Desmolux product range from Bayer MaterialScience, Allnex gains urethane acrylate, dual cure resin and polyester/polyether acryla…

  • Sto Corp. Continues Long-Lasting Commitment to Health and Safety

    October 11, 2013
    Sto Corp., the innovative world leader in cladding, air barrier, coating, and restoration systems, has a reputation for also being a leader in health and safety.  This year Sto celebrates its sixth year of receiving the prestigious SHARP’s…

  • Celanese Simplifying its Brand Architecture

    October 11, 2013
    Celanese, a global technology and specialty materials company, is simplifying its brand architecture to capture in a single brand the full suite of Celanese technology, resources, products and solutions. This change moves Celanese toward achieving it…

  • KILZ PRO-X 100 Series Interior Paint Formula

    KILZ PRO-X 100 Series Interior Paint Formula

    October 11, 2013
    Masterchem Industries, maker of KILZ brand products, today announced the re-launch of its KILZ PRO-X 100 Series interior paint line. Featuring an advanced new formula, the product offers painters, contractors, property managers and remodelers strong…

  • TZMI Announces Keynote Speaker

    October 11, 2013
    TZ Minerals International (TZMI) Congress 2013, a conference for the titanium and zircon industries, which will be held November 11-14 in Hong Kong, has announced its keynote speaker will be Ben Simpfendorfer. Simpfendorfer is the managing director…

  • PPG Publishes Color Guide for Architectural Liquid, Powder Coatings

    October 11, 2013
    PPG Industries’ coil and extrusion coatings group has published the Architectural Liquid & Powder Coatings Color Guide, an eight-page brochure featuring 90 colors of liquid and powder coatings categorized by product code, brand name and res…

  • Sto Corp. Continues Long-Lasting Commitment to Health and Safety

    October 11, 2013
    Sto Corp., the innovative world leader in cladding, air barrier, coating, and restoration systems, has a reputation for also being a leader in health and safety.  This year Sto celebrates its sixth year of receiving the prestigious SHARP’s…

  • KILZ PRO-X 100 Series Interior Paint Formula

    October 11, 2013
    Masterchem Industries, maker of KILZ brand products, relaunched  its KILZ PRO-X 100 Series interior paint line. Featuring an advanced new formula, the product offers painters, contractors, property managers and remodelers strong hide and touchup…

  • CPS Color Opens New Service and Training Center in Singapore

    October 11, 2013
    Integrated tinting solutions expert CPS Color is set to expand its business in South East Asia by opening a new service and training center in Singapore. The center offers a showroom and training area for CPS customers and agents in South East Asia.…

  • AkzoNobel Powers Nuna7 to Race Victory

    October 11, 2013
    Pioneering technology developed by AkzoNobel's Sikkens paint brand has helped power the Dutch Nuna7 solar vehicle to victory in this year's World Solar Challenge. Staged between Darwin and Adelaide in Australia, the 3,000km race - which bega…

  • Oman Oil Company Acquires Oxea from Advent International

    October 11, 2013
    Advent International has sold Oxea, one of the largest global manufacturers of Oxo chemicals to the Oman Oil Company (OOC), a commercial company wholly owned by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman The acquisition is subject to antitrust approvals…

  • CPS Color Opens New Service and Training Center in Singapore

    October 11, 2013
    Integrated tinting solutions expert CPS Color is set to expand its business in South East Asia by opening a new service and training center in Singapore. The center offers a showroom and training area for CPS customers and agents in South East Asia.…

  • Oman Oil Company acquires Oxea from Advent International

    October 11, 2013
    Advent International has sold Oxea, one of the largest global manufacturers of Oxo chemicals to the Oman Oil Company (OOC), a commercial company wholly owned by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman The acquisition is subject to antitrust approvals…

  • Celanese Simplifying its Brand Architecture

    October 11, 2013
    Celanese, a global technology and specialty materials company, is simplifying its brand architecture to capture in a single brand the full suite of Celanese technology, resources, products and solutions. This change moves Celanese toward achieving it…