• Pflaumer Honors for Innovation Awards to Be Presented at Eastern Coatings Show

    April 1, 2013
    The Pflaumer Honors for Innovation Awards for new coating technology will be presented at the Eastern Coatings Show (ECS) April 29 – May 2, 2013 in Atlantic City. Pflaumer Brothers, of Ewing, NJ, is sponsoring the awards to honor and recognize…

  • Eastman Ranked Seventh In Bloomberg Businessweek Top 50

    April 1, 2013
    Eastman Chemical Company was recently recognized by a number of leading industry, business and trade publications for its outstanding financial performance. The most recent recognition is the company’s ranking on the Bloomberg Businessweek Top…

  • CorShield Offers VpCI Transit Coating

    April 1, 2013
    CorShield VpCI Transit Coating is an environmentally friendly, water-reducible concentrate designed as a complete replacement for hazardous oil-based corrosion preventives. This economical and excellent performance coating is safe to apply and easy t…

  • PPG Introduces CPC Color Accurate G3 Software

    April 1, 2013
    PPG Commercial Coatings has launched its third generation of software, CPC Color Accurate G3. The color formulation and management software provides a suite of powerful tools designed to increase the efficiency and productivity of paint operations at…

  • PPG Completes Acquisition of AkzoNobel North American Architectural Coatings Business

    April 1, 2013
    PPG Industries has finalized the acquisition of the North American architectural coatings business of Akzo Nobel N.V., Amsterdam, in a deal valued at $1.05 billion. “We are pleased to have successfully completed this acquisition, the second-la…

  • BASF to Increase Prices for Styrene Butadiene Emulsion Polymers in North America

    April 1, 2013
    BASF will increase the price for all medium solids styrene butadiene emulsion polymers by $0.05 per wet pound in North America, effective March 29, 2013 or as contracts allow. This price increase involves BASF products under the tradename Butofan BAS…

  • BASF Increases Prices for N,N-Dimethylformamide

    April 1, 2013
    Effective immediately, or as existing contracts permit, BASF is raising its prices for N,N-Dimethylformamide (DMF) in Europe by 30 € per ton or by the equivalent amount in local currency. DMF is a versatile organic solvent that is miscible with…

  • NACE International Institute Names New Executive Director

    April 1, 2013
    The NACE International Institute has appointed Helena M. Seelinger as its new executive director. Seelinger has been a staff member of NACE International since 1986, where she has served in multiple leadership roles within the organization, including…

  • Sartomer Appoints Market Managers

    April 1, 2013
    Sartomer USA, LLC, has appointed a team of dedicated market managers to drive growth and leadership in each of the company’s major markets (coatings, graphic arts, adhesives, electronics and advanced materials). Each manager is responsible for…

  • BASF to Increase Prices for Styrene Butadiene Emulsion Polymers in North America

    March 29, 2013
    BASF will increase the price for all medium solids styrene butadiene emulsion polymers by $0.05 per wet pound in North America, effective March 29, 2013 or as contracts allow. This price increase involves BASF products under the tradename Butofan BAS…

  • McCullough & Associates Hires Business Development Manager

    March 29, 2013
    McCullough & Associates has appointed David A. Roth to the position of business development manager. Roth will continue to be involved in sales but will also be responsible for new and existing market expansion, product line development and stren…

  • Standox Collision Center Named 2012 Toyota Certified Collision Center of the Year

    March 28, 2013
    Standox has announced that Fred Haas Toyota World in Spring, Texas has been named the 2012 Toyota Certified Collision Center Triple Crown winner in the large shop category.     The awards are presented to the top Toyota Certified Colli…

  • Brookfield Offers 2013 Catalog

    March 28, 2013
    Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has released their new 2013 full-color catalog with complete details on all  product lines.  This year’s catalog is headlined by the brand new DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer featuring touch scre…

  • Brookfield Offers 2013 Catalog

    March 28, 2013
    Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has released their new 2013 full-color catalog with complete details on all  product lines.  This year’s catalog is headlined by the brand new DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer featuring touch scre…

  • McCullough & Associates Hires Business Development Manager

    March 28, 2013
    McCullough & Associates has appointed David A. Roth to the position of business development manager. Roth will continue to be involved in sales but will also be responsible for new and existing market expansion, product line development and stren…