• Clariant Closes Sale of Textile Chemicals, Paper Specialties and Emulsions Businesses

    October 1, 2013
    Clariant announced the closing of the sale of its Textile Chemicals, Paper Specialties and Emulsions businesses to SK Capital. The three former Clariant businesses are now operating under the name Archroma. After some adjustments for working capital…

  • JNS Smithchem Appoints Regional Sales Manager

    September 30, 2013
    JNS Smithchem LLC,  has appointed Audrey Gigliotti   to the position of regional sales manager. She will be responsible for growing the company’s customer and supplier base in Connecticut, Western Massachusetts, Vermont and porti…

  • Superior Adds to Sales Team

    September 30, 2013
    Superior Materials, Inc. with headquarters in Garden City, NY, an established specialty chemical distributor/agent has added Michele Knox to its sales and marketing team.  Knox  has recently joined Superior Materials  in the role of Ne…

  • PPG to Invest $60 million in New Manufacturing Facility in Lipetsk, Russia

    September 30, 2013
    PPG Industries plans to invest $60 million in a new manufacturing facility and commercial operation for its coatings businesses in the Lipetsk region of Russia. The company anticipates project completion in the second half of 2015. The facility is ex…

  • InVentures Group CEO Invited to Speak at International Advanced Materials Conference

    September 30, 2013
    The InVentures Group CEO, Keith Blakely, has been invited to speak at the 12th Annual International Conference on Frontiers of Polymers and Advanced Materials (ICFPAM).  Blakely is an invited speaker for the Technology Transfer workshop at the c…

  • NanoSight Acquired by Malvern Instruments

    September 30, 2013
    NanoSight Ltd, has been acquired by a leading global provider of instrumentation and expertise for materials and biophysical characterization, Malvern Instruments Ltd (Malvern, UK). The acquisition was completed on Friday 27th September. NanoSight h…

  • Clariant Acquires Organic Pigment Business of Jiangsu Multicolor and Invests in New Plant in China

    September 30, 2013
    Clariant  has acquired the organic pigment business of Jiangsu Multicolor Fine Chemical Co., Ltd (JMC) based in Jiangsu Province, PRC. JMC is a leading supplier of several types of high performance pigments and pigment preparations in China. The…

  • Merck Unveils Meoxal Taklamakan Gold

    September 30, 2013
    Merck recently launched MeoxalTaklamakan Gold, which follows Meoxal Wahiba Orange as the second effect pigment in the new Meoxal range to be launched in India. Developed for automotive coatings, Meoxal Taklamakan Gold combines unique effects with sup…

  • GlyEco Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

    September 30, 2013
    Sustainable glycol technologies leader GlyEco, Inc. has appointed Alicia Williams Young as chief financial officer, effective immediately. Williams has served as the company's interim principal financial officer since January. As Secretary, Contr…

  • Superior Materials Adds to Sales Team

    September 30, 2013
    Superior Materials, Inc. with headquarters in Garden City, NY, an established specialty chemical distributor/agent has added Michele Knox to its sales and marketing team.  Knox  has recently joined Superior Materials  in the role of Ne…

  • BASF Completes Divestiture of Industrial Water Management Business

    September 30, 2013
    BASF announced the successful closing of the transaction to divest its subsidiary Industrial Water Management France SAS headquartered in Lyon, France to Degrémont, a subsidiary of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT. SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT is a strategic partn…

  • Merck Unveils Meoxal Taklamakan Gold

    September 30, 2013
    Merck recently launched Meoxal Taklamakan Gold, which follows Meoxal Wahiba Orange as the second effect pigment in the new Meoxal range to be launched in India. Developed for automotive coatings, Meoxal Taklamakan Gold combines unique effects with su…

  • BehrPro Releases 2014 Color Trends Forecast

    September 27, 2013
    BehrPro, the professional products and services group of Behr Process Corporation, introduced its 2014 color trends forecast. BehrPro’s forward-looking color predictions aim to help professionals in the commercial and residential painting, remo…

  • NuSil at SAE AeroTech Congress & Exhibition

    September 27, 2013
    At the SAE 2013 AeroTech Congress and Exhibition on Tuesday, September 24, Mark Vedder from NuSil Technology's Aerospace and Defense team spoke on "Improving Aerodynamics with Exterior Silicone Ice-Release Coatings in Icing Conditions with C…

  • Azelis Opens Coatings Application Lab in Sankt Augustin, Germany

    September 27, 2013
    Azelis Coatings has opened a coatings application lab in Sankt Augustin, Germany to enhance technical support and offer its customers and principals' access to a key center of excellence. Azelis represents many world leading Coatings manufacture…

RELATED TOPICS