The sales headquarters for the Americas will remain in Exton, PA, and will include dedicated customer service representatives for the hydrocarbon resin product line.
“For years, we were selling hydrocarbon resins under the Cray Valley name in Europe and Asia while marketing through Sartomer in the Americas. This change allows us to bring these products together under one corporate entity and make it easier to do business worldwide,” said Thierry Razat, Sartomer’s business director, hydrocarbon resins.
Cray Valley and Sartomer Company, both part of Total’s Chemicals branch, are manufacturers of specialty chemicals. Sartomer provides a variety of specialty chemicals designed to enhance processing and performance characteristics in coatings, inks, elastomers, adhesives, sealants, composites and other demanding applications.
Globally based in Paris, France, Cray Valley’s tackifying resins line includes Wingtack and Norsolene resins used as raw materials for coatings, adhesives, inks, elastomers and other applications.