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    Wingtack Hydrocarbon resins from Cray Valley

    Wingtack Hydrocarbon resins from cray valley Cray Valley has introduced new Wingtack STS aromatically modified C5 resin. This hydrocarbon resin is designed for improved compatibility and performance with low-cost SBS block co-polymers. According to…
    03.14.08

  • Suppliers Corner

    Wingtack Hydrocarbon

    Wingtack Hydrocarbon resins from cray valley Cray Valley has introduced new Wingtack STS aromatically modified C5 resin. This hydrocarbon resin is designed for improved compatibility and performance with low-cost SBS block co-polymers. According…
    03.14.08

  • Additives | Suppliers Corner

    Tego offers Airex deaerator for water-based coatings

    Tego offers Airex deaerator for water-based coatings Tego coating additives and specialty resins has introduced Tego Airex 904 W, a new deaerator designed to eliminate micro-foam in clear and pigmented wood, architectural and industrial water-based…
    03.14.08

  • Business Operation | Industry News

    Reichhold invests for growth in Greenfield facility in India

    Reichhold, a leading supplier of unsaturated polyester resins, has announced its intention to invest in a Greenfield facility in India. The company has started construction at a site located at Ranjangoan, in Pune district of Maharashtra state. The n…
    03.14.08

  • Suppliers Corner | Wood Coatings

    Celanese offers range of emulsion polymers

    Celanese offers range of emulsion polymers Celanese offers a broad range of emulsion polymers for interior and exterior architectural finishes that deliver reduced environmental impact. Products in the range include Celvolit 1602, a vinyl acetate/e…
    03.14.08

  • Business Operation | Industry News

    Shepherd Color forms entity for REACH pre-registration

    The Shepherd Color Co. and The Shepherd Chemical Co. have jointly formed a legal, entity, Shepherd Europe Ltd., to serve as an Only Representative for REACH pre-registration of its non-European manufactured products. Established in the UK, this new s…
    03.14.08

  • Laboratory Equipment | Suppliers Corner

    Atlas launches new filter technology

    Atlas launches new filter technology Atlas Material Testing has launched Right Light filter to be used in conjunction with xenon-arc technology. The Right Light filter, when combined with Atlas’ xenon-arc light technology, a quartz outer filte…
    03.14.08

  • Industry News

    FSCT issues issues a call for papers for its 2009 Coatings for Concrete Conference

    The Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology’s (FSCT) Advancements in Coatings Series has issued a call for papers for its 2009 Coatings for Concrete Conference: “Coating” the World of Concrete. Presented in conjunction wit…
    03.14.08

  • Production Equipment | Suppliers Corner

    Grieve offers class 100 cleanroom oven

    Grieve offers class 100 cleanroom oven Grieve Corp. offers No. 836, a 750˚F electrically-heated Class 100 cleanroom oven for baking various coatings. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 36” wide x 36” deep. No. 836 features a Type…
    03.14.08

  • Industry News

    Eliokem develops new CRP

    Eliokem’s R&D department has developed a new process of manufacturing emulsifier free-controlled nanolatex made by controlled radical polymerization (CRP). The CPR technique allows the control of polymer composition, enabling new structures…
    03.14.08

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    Alberdingk Boley appoints new pres Paul Bleisteiner

    Alberdingk Boley has appointed Paul Bleisteiner president of Alberdingk Boley Inc. (ABI), the U.S. division of the global resin suppliers. In this position, Blei-steiner will be responsible for further market penetration of ABI into the North A…
    03.14.08

  • People in the News

    Shamrock names Baillie: Richard Baillie

    Shamrock names Baillie Vice president marketing Shamrock Technologies has appointed Richard Baillie to the newly created position of vice president of marketing. In his new role, Baillie will primarily focus on supporting growth initiatives which…
    03.14.08

  • People in the News

    Henkel names ritchie : Steve Ritchie

    Henkel names ritchie marketing director n. america Henkel has appointed Steve Ritchie marketing director of its North American automotive division. In his new roles, Ritchie will lead the marketing team in providing strategic and operationa…
    03.14.08

  • People in the News

    Atlas material testing : Rick Weiler

    Atlas material testing names president and ceo Atlas Material Testing Technology has named Rick Weiler president and chief executive officer. Weiler joins Atlas from PerkinElmer Optoelectronics where he was vice president, general manager of speci…
    03.14.08

  • People in the News

    kraton names new : Kevin M. Fogarty

    kraton names new chief executive and coo Kraton Polymers LLC has appointed Kevin M. Fogarty president and chief executive officer. Additionally, David A. Bradley has been appointed chief operating officer. Fogarty has served as Kraton’s ex…
    03.14.08

  • People in the News

    two new hires : Bart Lorenzo

    two new hires from E.W. Kaufmann Bart Lorenzo joins E.W. Kaufmann Company as general manager. He comes to the company with 31 years experience in the paint industry. Lorenzo was previously employed by M.A. Bruder and Sons, Inc. in Philadelp…
    03.14.08

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    Michelman appoints : Alan Blake

    Michelman appoints Blake CFO, VP of finance Michelman has named Alan Blake CFO and vice president, finance. Blake will assume responsibility for all aspects of the finance and IT departments. In his new position, Blake will lead the retoolin…
    03.14.08

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    Sun Chemical names : Rudi Lenz

    Sun Chemical names Lenz CEO and president Sun Chemical has appointed Rudi Lenz chief executive officer and president. Lenz assumes leadership of Sun Chemical after serving as senior vice president and chief financial officer and Sun Chemical Boar…
    03.14.08

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    Archway sales names : Cris Watson

    Archway sales names regional sales manager Cris Watson has been promoted to regional sales manager for the southern region. Watson replaces Bill Gleason, who is retiring after 31 years with the company.…
    03.14.08

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    Q-Lab adds U.S./Canada : Justin Kowallek

    Q-Lab adds U.S./Canada sales representative Justin Kowallek has joined Q-Lab Corporation’s sales and marketing staff as a sales representative serving the U.S. and Canadian markets. He is based at the company’s headquarters in C…
    03.14.08