• Axalta Launches New Brand Identity

    Axalta Launches New Brand Identity

    June 11, 2013
    Automotive paint and coatings supplier Axalta Coating Systems has rolled out a new corporate brand identity. Axalta, formerly known as DuPont Performance Coatings, said its new logo highlights the company name as well as its focus on performance. Th…

  • Sherwin-Williams Launches Styrene-Free Vinyl Ester for Severe Chemical Resistance

    June 11, 2013
    Sherwin-Williams Protective and Marine Coatings has launched Magnalux 404 FF, the first styrene-free vinyl ester for use with steel and concrete substrates in the oil and gas market. The new coating is specially formulated to combat immersion and con…

  • EMD Chemicals Launches Meoxal, a New Generation of Effect Pigments

    June 10, 2013
    EMD Chemicals has added another family of effect pigments to its portfolio. The new Meoxal effect pigments feature brilliant color saturation and exceptional performance thanks to their innovative layer technology and the use of aluminum flakes as su…

  • AkzoNobel and Solvay Form Partnership

    June 10, 2013
    AkzoNobel and Solvay have signed a three-year agreement whereby AkzoNobel will increase the use of renewable raw materials in its paints and coatings, building on an existing partnership between the two companies. Under the terms of the deal, AkzoNo…

  • EMD Chemicals Launches Meoxal, a New Generation of Effect Pigments

    June 10, 2013
    EMD Chemicals has added another family of effect pigments to its portfolio. The new Meoxal effect pigments feature brilliant color saturation and exceptional performance thanks to their innovative layer technology and the use of aluminum flakes as su…

  • DuPont Launches "Changing the Face 2013” International Architectural Competition

    June 10, 2013
    DuPont, in cooperation with PKO Bank Polski, the Union of Polish Architects (SARP), the Polish Green Building Council and Architizer.com, has announced the seventh edition of “Changing the Face" international architectural competition, whi…

  • AkzoNobel and Solvay Form Partnership

    June 10, 2013
    AkzoNobel and Solvay have signed a three-year agreement whereby AkzoNobel will increase the use of renewable raw materials in its paints and coatings, building on an existing partnership between the two companies. Under the terms of the deal, AkzoNo…

  • PPG Introduces ULTRAPAX Packaged Coatings System for Metal Substrates

    June 7, 2013
    PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business hsd introduced the Ultrapax coatings system, a packaged system of pretreatment products and powder coatings engineered together to meet stringent standards for the protection of metal substrates. The…

  • PolyOne Completes Sale of Non-Core Resin Assets to Mexichem

    June 7, 2013
    PolyOne Corporation, a provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, has completed the previously announced sale of its vinyl dispersion, blending and suspension resin assets to Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. for $250 million in cash.…

  • BASF Sets Ambitious Targets for Asia Pacific

    June 7, 2013
    BASF is implementing its global “We create chemistry” strategy in Asia Pacific with a set of ambitious targets and a focus on sustainability. To achieve sales of €25 billion to customers in the region by 2020, BASF’s Asia Pacif…

  • BASF Sets Ambitious Targets for Asia Pacific

    June 7, 2013
    BASF is implementing its global “We create chemistry” strategy in Asia Pacific with a set of ambitious targets and a focus on sustainability. To achieve sales of €25 billion to customers in the region by 2020, BASF’s Asia Pacif…

  • BASF to Present at World Surfactants Congress

    June 6, 2013
    From June 10 to 12, BASF will take part in the 9th World Surfactants Congress and Business Convention in Barcelona. The congress is conducted by CESIO, the European Surfactants Association and will offer a platform for experts in the field of surfact…

  • LORD Corporation Hosts North Carolina Military Foundation Board Meeting

    June 6, 2013
    LORD Corporation has announced that the company hosted the North Carolina Military Foundation’s board meeting on June 3 at its headquarters in Cary. The event featured presentations from several keynote speakers, including U.S. Rep. David Price…

  • LORD Corporation Hosts North Carolina Military Foundation Board Meeting

    June 6, 2013
    LORD Corporation has announced that the company hosted the North Carolina Military Foundation’s board meeting on June 3 at its headquarters in Cary. The event featured presentations from several keynote speakers, including U.S. Rep. David Price…

  • BASF Strengthens Performance Products Segment

    June 6, 2013
    BASF aims to strengthen the competitiveness of its Performance Products segment. The segment bundles BASF’s businesses with chemicals that improve the properties of many different end-user products. The portfolio includes ingredients for person…