Vencorex has announced the conversion of chlorine production at its Pont de Claix chemical site.
Hempel has inaugurated a new manufacturing facility in Nashik, India.
Huber Engineered Materials, a division of J.M. Huber Corporation, has completed the first stage of a planned expansion at its precipitated alumina trihydrate (ATH) plant in Bauxite, Ark.
Allnex and Eternal Materials Co., Ltd. have signed a joint venture agreement to manufacture and supply Allnex’s CYMEL® and Eternal’s ETERMINO amino crosslinker resins in Greater China.
Accessa Coatings Solutions has opened a new facility in Millersburg, Ohio.
AkzoNobel has broken ground on its new decorative paints site in Chengdu, China.
PPG Industries has appointed Michael H. McGarry as chief operating officer.
Novomer Inc. has appointed Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH, a distributor of specialty chemicals, as its distributor of polypropylene carbonate (PPC) polyols in Germany.
Axalta Coating Systems will invest $10.5 million in expanded capacity in Tlalnepantla, Mexico.
Benjamin Moore & Co. will open a new distribution center in Oakland, Calif. by early 2015.