Sun Chemical Acquires RJA Dispersions Business


sun-chemical-commercial-sheetfedSun Chemical Corporation has acquired the assets and business of RJA Dispersions LLC. RJA provides ultra-fine particle and pigment dispersions for the digital inks market. Primarily used for energy cure (UV), eco-solvent, and aqueous inkjet inks, RJA’s full range of dispersions will join Sun Chemical Performance Pigments’ product lineup.

“This acquisition supports our strategy of continuing to expand our global pigments business into sustainable high growth, high value product lines, and markets,” said Myron Petruch, president of Sun Chemical Performance Pigments and executive officer of Sun Chemical’s parent company, DIC Corporation.

RJA Dispersions will become part of Sun Chemical’s Performance Pigments’ digital business unit led by Peter O’Loughlin.  O’Loughlin will lead the RJA Dispersions integration and be responsible for the global growth of the combined product portfolio of this business unit, the companies stated.