The International Paint & Printing Ink Council (IPPIC) is working with the UN’s Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint (GAELP) to promote the establishment of appropriate national regulatory frameworks to stop the manufacture, import, export, sale, and use of lead paints and products coated with lead paints.
ACA Joins Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council as it Seeks to Develop Sustainability Guidance for PaintTuesday, October 28, 2014
ACA Submits Comments to OSHA in Response to Supplemental NPRM on Improve Tracking of Workplace Injury and IllnessesTuesday, October 28, 2014
On Oct. 14, ACA filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court – SQM North America Corporation v. City of Pomona – urging the nation’s highest court to accept certiorari review of a split among the circuits regarding the scope of a trial court's “gatekeeper” responsibility, and to exclude scientifically unreliable expert testimony.
Michelman has opened the new Advanced Materials Collaboration Center (AMCC) at its global headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Creative Pultrusions, Inc. and Toronto-based Powder Coating Solutions have invited Bayer MaterialScience LLC to team up with them to develop an integrated pultrusion and coating process.
Archroma has entered into an agreement to acquire the global textile chemicals business of BASF.
Clariant has officially opened its first Regional Innovation Center in India (RIC India), in Navi Mumbai.
ACA has released a video, entitled “Coatings Protect, Preserve, Provide.”entitled “Coatings Protect, Preserve, Provide.”
On Sept. 29, ACA submitted comments to the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) in response to a proposed rule initiated by a citizens’ petition that would designate four phthalates as priority chemicals under Maine’s Kid-Safe Products Act and require reporting for manufacturers of children’s products containing one or more of the listed phthalates.
Huntsman Corporation has completed the acquisition of the performance additives and titanium dioxide (TiO2) businesses of Rockwood Holdings, Inc.
The Dow Chemical Company has announced several updates to its divestiture and portfolio management activities.
Evonik Industries has opened a new production line to manufacture surface-treated fumed silica under the company’s Aerosil® brand name.
Clariant has entered into an exclusive partnership with Omya in the European aluminum finishing market.