• Lanxess earns epa

    July 19, 2007
    || Lanxess Corp.’s Material Protection Products business unit has received Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration for several formulations based on the active ingredient Benzisothiazolinone (BIT). These formulations included 10% and 20…

  • In brief

    July 19, 2007
    || Reichhold Corp. has been named the top alkyd resin supplier in Brazil for the ninth time at the 11th annual Paint & Pintura Awards.................Sartomer Company’s technical literature will now be available in Japanese for fre…

  • FSCT names Pontoski executive : Joseph Pontoski

    July 19, 2007
    || The Federation of Societies for Coatings Tech­nology (FSCT) has appointed Joseph Pontoski executive directory of the organization. Em­ployed by FSCT for more than 10 years, Pontoski had been serving as FSCT’s chief oper­­a…

  • International Paint hires: Eric Shelton

    July 19, 2007
    || International Paint has hired Eric Shelton to serve as senior account executive for protective coatings sales in St. Louis-West Territory consisting of Kansas, Nebraska, western Montana and southwest Iowa. International Paint recruited Shelton to hel…

  • Halox hires inside : Sara Grudzien

    July 19, 2007
    || Halox has hired Sara Grudzien as the company’s inside sales assistant. Grudzien’s responsibilities include the administration of the company’s relationship management software system as well as customer and vendor public relations,…

  • DSM Neoresins makes : Henk Van De Wiel

    July 19, 2007
    || DSM NeoResins has announced a number of appointments, which have been made as a result of the retirement of Henk van de Wiel, commercial director of DSM NeoResins. van de Wiel’s local management role will be taken over by Stef…

  • Line-x names Babiarz : Michael Babiarz

    July 19, 2007
    || LINE-X Franchise Development Corp. has named Michael Babiarz vice president of business development, a newly-created position to expand the company’s industrial coatings operations. With more than 15 years experience in aftermarket sales and ma…

  • SPX Process equipment names: David Kirk

    July 19, 2007
    || David Kirk has joined SPX Process Equipment as business development manager for the North American sanitary sales team. In his new position, Kirk’s primary focus will be to increase Waukesha Cherry-Burrell brand product awareness among existing…

  • Archway names new: Cris Watson

    July 19, 2007
    || Archway Sales has named Cris Watson sales representative in the southern region. Watson brings more than 24 years of experience in the chemical industry. His territory will include Arkansas, northern Louisiana and parts of west Tennessee.…

  • CHemtura names Dennerlein: John Dennerlein

    July 19, 2007
    || Chemtura Corp. has named John Dennerlein vice president, urethanes business unit, performance specialities. Since joining Chemtura in 1996, Dennerlein has held various positions in sales, marketing and business management in the company’s petro…

  • International Protective Coatings strengthens its high performance portfolio

    Tim Wright July 18, 2007
    || International Protective Coatings strengthens its high performance portfolio

  • DuPont team achieves safety milestone in China

    Tim Wright July 16, 2007
    || DuPont team achieves safety milestone in China

  • Jotun to build South Korean factory

    Tim Wright July 16, 2007
    || Jotun to build South Korean factory

  • SigmaKalon acquires Schoch Holding AG

    Tim Wright July 6, 2007
    || SigmaKalon acquires SCHOCH Holding AG

  • Akzo Nobel opens coatings plant in Russia

    Tim Wright July 6, 2007
    || Akzo Nobel opens coatings plant in Russia