• Solvay to Acquire U.S.-based Chemlogics

    October 9, 2013
    Solvay  ahas signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Chemlogics for a total cash consideration of $1.345 billion. Adding the U.S.-based company to Solvay’s Novecare business unit will create a leader with an extensive portfolio of ta…

  • PPG Named Official Sponsor of FenderBender Live

    October 9, 2013
    For the third straight year, PPG has been named the official paint sponsor of FenderBender Live, FenderBender magazine’s one-stop website for the best coverage of the NACE and SEMA shows. NACE, the International Autobody Congress & Exhibit…

  • AkzoNobel Launches Planet Possible Concept

    October 8, 2013
    AkzoNobel has rlaunched a new concept which captures the essence of the company’s strategy to deliver more value from fewer resources. Known as Planet Possible, it's not only designed to drive innovation and promote radical efficiency, but…

  • Benjamin Moore Appoints Michael Searles as New CEO

    October 8, 2013
    Benjamin Moore & Co., a unit of Berkshire Hathaway, announced the appointment of Michael Searles as Chief Executive Officer. Searles brings forty years of retail leadership experience to Benjamin Moore. In his career, he has served as a leader at…

  • KODA Distribution Group Names New Chief Commercial Officer

    October 8, 2013
    KODA Distribution Group (KDG) has named Joel W. Jones as its new chief commercial officer. Jone's position will cover many critical duties at KODA Distribution Group, including managing and enhancing KDG’s key supplier relationships and wor…

  • KODA Distribution Group Names New Chief Commercial Officer

    October 8, 2013
    KODA Distribution Group (KDG) has named Joel W. Jones as its new chief commercial officer. Jone's position will cover many critical duties at KODA Distribution Group, including managing and enhancing KDG’s key supplier relationships and wor…

  • New Ross SysCon Recipe Controls

    October 8, 2013
    A new line of Ross SysCon Recipe Controls now allows operators to monitor and control the human machine interface (HMI) screen from a smart phone or tablet. Available as an option on all Ross mixing, blending, drying and dispersion equipment, these s…

  • Amyris to Present at the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference

    October 8, 2013
    Amyris, Inc. a leading renewable chemicals and fuels company will participate in the Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference (ABLCNext). Amyris chief executive officer, John Melo, will make a presentation at 9:45 AM PT (12:45 PM ET) on Friday, Octob…

  • Orange Business Services Secures Contract Extension from AkzoNobel

    October 8, 2013
    AkzoNobel has signed a multimillion euro, 5-year contract extension with Orange Business Services. The agreement covers secure and scalable IT infrastructure services that will support AkzoNobel in reaching its objectives as a global company, connect…

  • Benjamin Moore Appoints Michael Searles as New CEO

    October 8, 2013
    Benjamin Moore & Co., a unit of Berkshire Hathaway, announced the appointment of Michael Searles as Chief Executive Officer. Searles brings forty years of retail leadership experience to Benjamin Moore. In his career, he has served as a leader at…

  • AkzoNobel Launches Planet Possible Concept

    October 8, 2013
    AkzoNobel has rlaunched a new concept which captures the essence of the company’s strategy to deliver more value from fewer resources. Known as Planet Possible, it's not only designed to drive innovation and promote radical efficiency, but…

  • DSM Approves BDO Made Using Genomatica's Process for Use in Arnitel Products

    October 8, 2013
    Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, and Genomatica, announce that DSM confirms by in-depth testing that BDO made with Genomatica's process had excellent purity and shows equivalent performance as fossil-based…

  • Huber Announces Price Increase for Industrial Ground Calcium Carbonate

    October 8, 2013
    Huber Engineered Materials, a division of J.M. Huber Corporation, announces a price increase for its industrial calcium carbonate products.  The price increase does not apply to Huber’s food and USP calcium carbonate grades. The increase…

  • Atlas Introduces the New Xenotest 440 Xenon Weathering Instrument

    Atlas Introduces the New Xenotest 440 Xenon Weathering Instrument

    October 8, 2013
    Atlas Material Testing Technology, the global leader in weathering technology and services, announces the introduction of a new weathering instrument suitable for performing accelerated testing on a variety of materials. Debuting at the K 2013 show…

  • Huber Announces Price Increase for Industrial Ground Calcium Carbonate

    October 8, 2013
    Huber Engineered Materials, a division of J.M. Huber Corporation, announces a price increase for its industrial calcium carbonate products.  The price increase does not apply to Huber’s food and USP calcium carbonate grades. The increase…