PGPhillips & Associates, Inc.: Rodney
Biddle has been named vice-president
strategic assessment for
PGPhillips & Associates, Inc. a general
management consulting firm serving
the coatings, adhesives, sealants,
inks and plastics industries. Most
recently, Mr. Biddle served as vicepresident
and general manager of
Reichhold’s emulsion polymers business.
He has more than 30 years in
the chemical industry serving in a
wide range of capacities.
Being a formulator is becoming much more difficult in light of increased regulatory pressures on common raw materials.
Formulators who develop coatings based on oxidatively cured (alkyd) binders face major regulatory obstacles for two key in…