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June 16, 2011
Sciessent, creator of naturally occurring silver-based antimicrobial brand Agion has partnered with Diamond Vogel, a manufacturer of industrial coatings, to offer the Peridium Powder Coatings line. The new Peridium line brings the quality and durabil…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Sherwin-Williams has introduced EnviroLastic AL, an aliphatic polyurea coating system that offers excellent color and gloss retention compared to traditional aromatic polyureas, the company said. EnviroLastic AL prevents yellowing and gloss reduction…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Large R&D resources in NOF Metal Coatings Europe, winner of European Responsible Care Award 2010, have been allocated in the recent years to the development of the range of Geomet applications. These developments open new possibilities of indus…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Ashland Inc. has agreed to acquire International Specialty Products Inc. (ISP), a global specialty chemical manufacturer of functional ingredients and technologies. Under the terms of the stock purchase agreement, Ashland will pay approximately $3.…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
DuPont announced a comprehensive titanium dioxide expansion plan which will add approximately 350,000 metric tons of global capacity and strengthen the company’s capability to meet the increasing demand from its customers. The expansion inclu…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
BASF has announced plans to invest in a dispersions plant in Durban, South Africa. The new plant will produce acrylic dispersions mainly for the coatings and construction industry. The facility will benefit from local availability of raw materials an…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
The Lanxess specialty chemicals company has given its Basic Chemicals business unit a new name: Advanced Industrial Intermediates (AII). The new name establishes a direct link to the product portfolio, which includes advanced intermediates for nume…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Merck KGaA has resumed normal operations at the Onahama production site in Japan. Among other products, the Onahama site manufactures Xirallic effect pigments, which are widely used in high-quality automotive coatings owing to their pearl-luster effe…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Dow Coating Materials (DCM) has launched eXposure Vision Viewer, an on-line system that puts exposure station test panels within easy view. The system builds on DCM’s patented eXposure Vision digital imaging and analysis system. Through a sec…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
BASF SE and INEOS Industries Holdings Limited have signed a joint venture contract, which regulates the formation of the joint venture company Styrolution. The establishment of the joint venture is subject to approval by the appropriate antitrust aut…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
DSM has reorganized its business units DSM Powder Coating Resins and DSM NeoResins+ into a single new unit, DSM Coating Resins. In the restructuring towards one coating resins unit, a subdivision will be made based on different market dynamics, which…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Lanxess has agreed to acquire the Material Protection business of Switzerland’s Syngenta. As a result, the German specialty chemicals company will become one of the leading suppliers of biocides for construction materials. The transaction is…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
BASF has appointed Derek Fairclough senior vice president, dispersions and pigments, in North America. He is based in Charlotte, NC. Fairclough joined BASF in 2009 as part of the Ciba Corporation acquisition. He was named senior vice president, paper…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
Dow Epoxy, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, has announced plans to expand liquid epoxy resin (LER) capacity at its plant in Stade, Germany. This expansion will provide additional capacity as early as fourth quarter 2012, and will increase…  Read More »
June 16, 2011
BASF Automotive Refinish has named Jeff Wildman as a regional manager. He will report directly to Nick Maloof, central zone manager for BASF Automotive Refinish. Wildman joined BASF in 1991 as a sales representative with the automotive refinish busin…  Read More »

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