• Arkema inaugurates latest plants for fluorinated polymers and rheology additives in China

    October 20, 2011
    Arkema recently inaugurated two new plants for fluorinated polymers and rheology additives on the Changshu industrial platform in China. At the same time, Arkema also laid the foundation stone of its future research and development center in China, m…

  • Fine Paints of Europe and Guggenheim to unveil two paint collections

    October 20, 2011
    For more than fifty years the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York has selected the wall colors to complement the celebrated collection of modern art showcased in its Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home on Fifth Avenue. Beginning this fall, the Gugg…

  • Dunn-Edwards launches "Simply Refocus" color and trend forecast for 2012

    October 20, 2011
    Dunn-Edwards Corporation has launched its color and design trend forecast for 2012 called "Simply Refocus." "A reemergence of color is what we are seeing across the board. People are not afraid of color anymore. It defines our surroun…

  • Esstech launches Exothane Elastomers

    Esstech launches Exothane Elastomers

    October 19, 2011
    Esstech, Inc. has expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of Exothane Elastomers. Representing the most recent advances in Esstech's urethane chemistry, these versatile materials offer performance enhancements across a broad range of…

  • Rhodia expands specialty surfactant capacity in China

    October 19, 2011
    Rhodia Novecare has expanded production capacity for specialty surfactants and polymers at its Zhenjiang, China site to help meet growing demand from local customers. Production technologies applied in Zhenjiang will help reduce waste water, salt pro…

  • Evonik to construct isophorone and isophorone diamine production plants in China

    October 19, 2011
    Evonik Industries will build world-scale plants for producing isophorone and isophorone diamine. It is investing more than €100 million in the plants, which are scheduled to go onstream in the first quarter of 2014. Construction work on the mult…

  • Ashland opens Mumbai technical center

    October 19, 2011
    Ashland Inc. opened its new technical center in Mumbai, India where it will develop additives for the coatings and construction industries. The center offers the latest technologies for rheological additives, surfactants, foam-control agents, buffers…

  • PPG finalizes Dyrup purchase agreement

    October 19, 2011
    PPG Industries has finalized the purchase agreement to acquire European coatings company Dyrup A/S, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, from its owner, Monberg & Thorsen, a public holding company. The final transaction value, including assumed debt, ha…

  • Rhodia expands specialty surfactant capacity in China

    October 19, 2011
    Rhodia Novecare has expanded production capacity for specialty surfactants and polymers at its Zhenjiang, China site to help meet growing demand from local customers. Production technologies applied in Zhenjiang will help reduce waste water, salt pro…

  • Evonik to construct isophorone and isophorone diamine production plants in China

    October 19, 2011
    Evonik Industries will build world-scale plants for producing isophorone and isophorone diamine. It is investing more than €100 million in the plants, which are scheduled to go onstream in the first quarter of 2014. Construction work on the mult…

  • Ashland opens Mumbai technical center

    October 19, 2011
    Ashland Inc. opened its new technical center in Mumbai, India where it will develop additives for the coatings and construction industries. The center offers the latest technologies for rheological additives, surfactants, foam-control agents, buffers…

  • Esstech launches Exothane Elastomers

    October 19, 2011
    Esstech, Inc. has expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of Exothane Elastomers. Representing the most recent advances in Esstech's urethane chemistry, these versatile materials offer performance enhancements across a broad range of…

  • PPG finalizes Dyrup purchase agreement

    October 19, 2011
    PPG Industries has finalized the purchase agreement to acquire European coatings company Dyrup A/S, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, from its owner, Monberg & Thorsen, a public holding company. The final transaction value, including assumed debt, ha…

  • Sherwin-Williams launches anti-graffiti polyurethane coating

    October 18, 2011
    Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings has introduced 2K Water-based Urethane Anti-Graffiti, a low VOC (<100 g/L), super hydrophobic polyurethane coating that provides graffiti resistance and simplifies graffiti removal. This new coatin…

  • AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings and Pantheon Enterprises develop Metaflex SP

    October 18, 2011
    AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings and Pantheon Enterprises, a manufacturer of chrome-free aircraft pretreatments have been working together over the last two years to develop an advanced chrome-free aircraft pretreatment that will be sold globally through…

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