• BASF opens PU system house in China

    October 19, 2012
    BASF has opened a new polyurethane system house in Tianj, China, which will further expand its global service and production network. The new facility will deliver customized polyurethane solutions to its customers, supported by local production, in…

  • PPG reports record third quarter earnings per share

    October 19, 2012
    PPG Industries  reported third quarter 2012 net sales of $3.8 billion. Net income for the quarter was $339 million, including nonrecurring charges. Adjusted net income for the quarter, excluding the nonrecurring charges, was $348 million. Third…

  • Faraci of International Paper joins PPG Industries board of directors

    October 19, 2012
    PPG Industries' board of directors has elected John V. Faraci as a member of the company’s board. He also has been appointed as a member of the board’s audit committee and nominating and governance committee. Faraci is chairman and C…

  • BASG opens PU system house in China

    October 19, 2012
    BASF has opened a new polyurethane system house in Tianj, China, which will further expand its global service and production network. The new facility will deliver customized polyurethane solutions to its customers, supported by local production, in-…

  • PPG reports record third quarter earnings per share

    October 19, 2012
    PPG Industries  reported third quarter 2012 net sales of $3.8 billion. Net income for the quarter was $339 million, including nonrecurring charges. Adjusted net income for the quarter, excluding the nonrecurring charges, was $348 million. Third…

  • Resinate Materials Group expands laboratory team

    October 19, 2012
    Resinate Materials Group, a supplier of resins to the paints, coatings, adhesives and sealants market, has expanded  its research and development team through the addition of Mathew Brown and Kyle McGrath.  The new additions are part of Res…

  • Faraci of International Paper joins PPG Industries board of directors

    October 19, 2012
    PPG Industries' board of directors has elected John V. Faraci as a member of the company’s board. He also has been appointed as a member of the board’s audit committee and nominating and governance committee. Faraci is chairman and C…

  • RadTech to present educational session at ICE USA 2013 Conference

    October 18, 2012
    RadTech, a non-profit organization committed to the advancement of ultraviolet and electron beam technology, will present a special educational session for converting industry professionals at ICE USA 2013, taking place April 9-11 in Orlando, Florida…

  • PPG to acquire Spraylat

    October 18, 2012
    PPG Industries has reached a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of Spraylat Corp., a privately-owned industrial coatings company based in Pelham, New York. The transaction is expected to close in late 2012 subject to regulatory approval a…

  • PPG to acquire Spraylat

    October 18, 2012
    PPG Industries has reached a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of Spraylat Corp., a privately-owned industrial coatings company based in Pelham, New York. The transaction is expected to close in late 2012 subject to regulatory approval a…

  • Cytec expands manufacturing sites for Cyasorb UV light stabilizers in N. America and China

    October 18, 2012
    Cytec Industries Inc. has completed capacity expansions at two manufacturing sites for Cyasorb light stabilizers. In North America, the manufacturing expansions in Willow Island, West Virginia, offers additional capacity to support the global growth…

  • Cytec expands manufacturing sites for Cyasorb UV light stabilizers in N. America and China

    October 18, 2012
    Cytec Industries Inc. has completed capacity expansions at two manufacturing sites for Cyasorb light stabilizers. In North America, the manufacturing expansions in Willow Island, West Virginia, offers additional capacity to support the global growth…

  • AkzoNobel publishes Q3 2012 results

    October 18, 2012
    Akzo Nobel N.V. reported a 6% increase in third quarter revenue compared with the same period last year. This was due to favorable currency effects and pricing actions. EBITDA for Q3 was 7% higher at €540 million. AkzoNobel has undertaken a pru…

  • AkzoNobel announces leadership changes

    October 18, 2012
    AkzoNobel announced that the Supervisory Board and Board member Leif Darner have mutually agreed that he will step down from the Board of Management at the 2013 AGM in April. Conrad Keijzer, currently managing director of AkzoNobel Industrial Coating…

  • AkzoNobel announces leadership changes

    October 18, 2012
    AkzoNobel today announced that the Supervisory Board and Board member Leif Darner have mutually agreed that Leif will step down from the Board of Management at the 2013 AGM in April. Conrad Keijzer, currently Managing Director of AkzoNobel Industrial…