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Dr. Michael A. Lucarelli Joins ChemQuest as Director

February 14, 2017 Business News
Lucarelli has held diverse roles in marketing and sales support, technology and innovation, and manufacturing and distribution for new and existing end-products such as coatings, adhesives, sealants, and composites.

ALTANA Acquires PolyAd Services

February 14, 2017 Business News
PolyAd Services will be integrated into the Plastics Additives business line of ALTANA Group’s largest division, BYK Additives & Instruments.

ANGUS Appoints Azelis as Distribution Partner

February 14, 2017 Business News
According to ANGUS, the company has a new distribution strategy for its portfolio of nitroalkanes and derivatives sold in Europe;

Evonik Opens Coating Additives Laboratory in Istanbul

February 14, 2017 Business News
The laboratory reportedly includes a customer service center that is intended to support customers with the development of innovative surface coatings in Turkey and throughout the Middle East.

Clariant Expands Partnership with Lintech International

February 14, 2017 Business News
Lintech, headquartered in Macon, Ga., has 13 warehouses across the nation and has been the authorized distributor for Clariant Pigments for four years in the southeast, southwest, and west regions for the coatings and inks markets.

Axalta Appoints Distributor for Vietnam

February 14, 2017 Business News
Infrastructure growth in the region provides opportunities for Axalta’s Alesta brand of powder coatings that are used in architectural, furniture, transportation, and other industrial applications, the company stated.

TMC Materials Sells to Ravago Chemical

February 14, 2017 Business News
The business will remain as TMC Materials with no interruption to supplying quality products to their customers.

PPG Acquires Futian Xinshi

January 30, 2017 Business News
PPG will acquire Futian's trademarks, product technology, and customer list.

Nexeo Solutions and Silberline Manufacturing Expand Partnership

January 30, 2017 Business News
Nexeo stated that the partnership strengthens its portfolio and enhances their position as a key supplier in this industry.

Innovative Chemical Products Acquires Rock-Tred

January 30, 2017 Business News
The ICP Construction division provides opportunity for continued growth, and added strength through raw material purchasing synergies, technological collaboration, and shared service, the company stated.