Reichhold, Inc., in conjunction with parent company, Dainippon Ink & Chemicals, Inc. (DIC), has agreed to complete the sale of its adhesives business to Forbo Holding AG, headquartered in Switzerland.
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Engineered Polymer Solutions & Color Corporation of America has appointed D. B. Becker Co. Inc., Clinton, NJ, the exclusive northeast distributor for their complete line of water- and solvent-borne resins including acrylics, styrene acrylics, PVA… Read More »
The resins business line, a part of the coatings & colorants business unit of Degussa AG, Düsseldorf, has recently completed a restructuring of its organization with the formation of three product lines: advanced adhesives, precoated metal a… Read More »
Goodyear announced Dec. 28 that it has sold its specialty chemical business, based in France, and certain specialty chemical-related U.S. assets to Littlejohn & Company, LLC, a private equity firm in Greenwich, CT.
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Air Products Polymers, L.P. has introduced a comprehensive emulsions web site for its customers around the world. The site–www.airproducts.com/polymers–offers instant access to detailed information on its extensive line of emulsions marke… Read More »
Dar-Tech, Inc., a distributor of pigments, functional additives, specialty additives, resins and lab instrumentation, is celebrating 50 years in business. Founded in 1951 as The Steven F. Dimlich Co., Dar-Tech serves the ink, coatings, paint, plastic… Read More »
Eastman Chemical Company has announced a plan to further consolidate its resins manufacturing for the coatings, adhesives and graphic arts businesses. The company said its subsidiary, Lawter International, will close its facility at Moundville, AL, a… Read More »
As a result of the reorganization of the TotalFinaElf chemical businesses, Sartomer Company has formed a new specialty polymers group that will market Poly bd hydroxyl terminated polybutadiene resins, SMA styrene maleic anhydride copolymer resins and… Read More »
Pittsburgh, PA-based Neville Chemical Company has named the C.L. Zimmerman Company as distributor for its complete product line to the southern portion of Ohio. Neville’s hydrocarbon resins are used to enhance products in the ink, adhesiv… Read More »
Dock Resins Corporation, Linden, NJ, has assumed the Intelimer polymer product line that had previously been handled by its parent company, Landec Corporation. In conjunction with this move, Dock Resins will assume responsibility for all of the line&… Read More »
The American Plastics Council (APC) has released the 2000 edition of The Resin Review: the Annual Statistical Report of the U.S. Plastics Industry, formerly published by the Society of the Plastics Industry (SPI) as “Facts and Figur… Read More »
Van Horn, Metz & Company, Inc., Conoshoken, PA, has been named distributor for the Creanova Inc.’s products in the mid-Atlantic region. Among the products to be distributed by Van Horn, Metz & Company are Vestanat aliphatic isocyanates,… Read More »
The New York Printing Ink Manufacturers Association (NYPIMA) and the New York Printing Ink and Pigments Club (NYPIPC) have announced that as of January 2001, they have combined to form the Metro New York Printing Ink Association (MNYPIA).… Read More »
Royal DSM N.V. and Avecia announced Dec. 14 that DSM intends to acquire NeoResins, the coating resins business of Avecia. It is anticipated that the closing will take place in the first quarter of 2005. The acquisition fits perfectly in DSM's str… Read More »
The binder, or vehicle, that forms the film component of paint. Binders include synthetic or natural resins such as acrylics, polyurethanes, polyesters, melamine resins, epoxy or oils.
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Ron Gallas, right, receives the Pioneer Award from NAPIM
president George Sickinger.
There have been a number of iconic pigment leaders over the years. People like Rucker Wickline, Tom Roge… Read More »