BASF’s coatings division has been named the sole supplier of automotive coatings for the new plant of Chinese automaker Chery in Jacarei, Brazil.
Michelman has reorganized its business structure to comprise three strategic business groups: coatings, industrial manufacturing, and printing and packaging.
Green Biologics Inc. has closed on its previously announced acquisition of the assets of Central MN Ethanol Cooperative LLC (CMEC).
Allnex has acquired Águia Química, a manufacturer of alkyd and acrylic resins in Brazil.
One of the major economic stories of the second half of 2014 was the sharp decline in the cost of gasoline and other petroleum based products.
ACA submitted comments to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration responding to the agency’s call for input on its proposed Joint Action Plan with Health Canada on cooperation on the adoption and implementation of the Globally Harmonized System on the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).
Manufacturing employment has recovered to some extent since the beginning of the recovery from the financial crisis of 2008.