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Allnex to Acquire Bayer MaterialScience's Non-waterborne Radiation Curing Resins Business

August 5, 2013

Allnex has signed an agreement to acquire Bayer MaterialScience's non-waterborne radiation curing resins business, marketed under the Desmolux brand and representing a specialized portfolio of radiation curing oligomers suitable for higher performance uses.

The Desmolux product portfolio includes non-waterborne radiation curing acrylated resins and radiation curing unsaturated polyesters in acrylated diluents. The acquisition of the Desmolux product portfolio will complement Allnex's leading position in EBECRYL UV/EB Radiation curing products.

The deal is expected to be closed in the second half of 2013.