Axalta Coating Systems has broken ground on a new facility for the training of coatings professionals.
BASF has entered into a partnership with Hemmelrath Technologies, a specialist in modular facility concepts for the production of paint and coatings.
The new methionine complex built by Evonik Industries in Singapore has officially come on stream.
DuPont Titanium Technologies, part of DuPont’s performance chemicals segment, will begin production at its new TiO2 facility in early 2016.
On Oct. 31, ACA met with officials from the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), at which time the agency responded to ACA’s petition for relief from the implementation date of June 1, 2015 for labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) under the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) for chemical product formulators.
Vencorex is increasing production capacity for aliphatic isocyanates with several industrial projects.
Biobased products company Corbion Purac has announced that it will begin production of polylactic acid (PLA).
BYK Additives & Instruments has signed an exclusive agreement with technology research center ITENE, of Valencia, Spain, on the production and marketing of new clay-based additives for the packaging industry.
AkzoNobel has begun operations at its new powder coatings plant in Dubai, UAE.
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.