• Sun Chemical forms jv with

    December 4, 2008
    Sun Chemical forms jv with lianyungang Haidi Chemicals Sun Chemical and its parent company, DIC Corp., has formed a joint venture with Lianyungang Haidi Chemicals, Co. Ltd., a leading high performance pigment manufacturer in China. “…

  • Eliokem receives

    December 4, 2008
    Eliokem receives energy saver award Eliokem has received the 2008 Energy Saver award presented by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for its savings at its Akron, OH manufacturing site. The award is part of the Save Energy Now program that…

  • Akzonobel opens ELOTEX

    December 4, 2008
    Akzonobel opens ELOTEX production facility in china AkzoNobel functional chemicals has opened a new production site in Shanghai, China for its Elotex building material additives business. The facility, which produces redispersible powder polymers,…

  • Management change at Relius: Martin Wulle

    December 4, 2008
    Martin Wulle became the new managing director of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG, with headquarters in Oldenburg, Germany and head of BASF’s architectural coatings for Europe. Prior to this, Wulle was head of BASF Coatings Services GmbH Germa…

  • Jarvinen appointed : Erkki Jarvinen

    December 4, 2008
    Järvinen appointed president and CEO Tikkurila oy Erkki Järvinen has been appointed president and CEO of Tikkurila Oy. He previously worked as president and CEO of Rautakirja Corp. Simo Laitala has been appointed regional director for Tikk…

  • Heucotech promotes : Robert Poemer

    December 4, 2008
    Heucotech promotes poemer to business manager Heucotech Ltd., a Heubach company, has promoted Robert Poemer to business manager. In his new role Poemer will be responsible for the marketing strategy of Heubach’s pigments and preparations in…

  • evonik inorganic materials: John Luppino

    December 4, 2008
    evonik inorganic materials names luppino vice president Evonik Industries has appointed John Luppino, vice president, key account management–specialty inorganics, for the company’s North American inorganic materials business unit…

  • ISP appoints le Pagne : David Le Pagne

    December 4, 2008
    ISP appoints le Pagne senior sales engineer David Le Pagne has joined International Specialty Products’ (ISP) North America performance chemicals and biocides sales team as senior sales engineer for the West Coast region of the…

  • Eliokem appoints director: John Malloy

    December 4, 2008
    Eliokem appoints director for north American operations Eliokem has appointed John Malloy director, Eliokem, Inc. Malloy was previously the director of finance and administration for Eliokem and will retain those duties along with the new d…

  • Fusion uv systems appoints: P.K. Swain

    December 4, 2008
    Fusion uv systems appoints chief technology officer Fusion UV Systems, Inc. has appointed P.K. Swain chief technology officer and vice president technology. In his new position, Swain is responsible for providing technology leadership for the compa…

  • Sartomer names austin plastics: Jeremy Austin

    December 4, 2008
    Sartomer names austin plastics market development engineer Sartomer Company has named Jeremy Austin market development engineer. He is responsible for market and technology development of functional additives exclusively for the global plastics in…

  • RPM Hires senior : Treena C. Johnson

    December 4, 2008
    RPM Hires senior financial analyst RPM has hired Treena C. Johnson as a senior financial analyst. She will report to RPM’s vice president and controller, Barry Slifstein, and succeeds Melissa Schoger, who transferred to RPM’s European…

  • DuPont Refinish Introduces 'Go Pro' Virtual Bodyshop

    Tim Wright December 4, 2008
    DuPont Refinish Introduces 'Go Pro' Virtual Bodyshop

  • Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings Expands Military Market Presence

    Tim Wright December 4, 2008
    Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings Expands Military Market Presence

  • BASF reduces production worldwide

    Tim Wright December 1, 2008
    BASF reduces production worldwide