As a result of an investigation into the Government of China's acts, policies, and practices related to technology transfer, intellectual property, and innovation that began last year, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has proposed or put in place a series of 25 percent tariffs on a variety of Chinese goods.
ACA supports the bipartisan legislation to encourage investing in new techniques and materials, including paints and coatings, that would help to extend the life of critical public works that draw increasingly poor ratings for condition and performance.
ACA members have a vested interest in this proposed regional standard due to the impact it will have on those who supply paint and coatings products into CARICOM — Caribbean community — countries.
OSHA's proposed rule aims to better protect personally identifiable information or data that could be re-identified with an individual by removing provisions of the “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” rule.
The site is to be completed in 2021 and will house production, warehousing, a state-of-the-art laboratory, and administrative offices in an ideal environment for manufacturing development, the company reported.
In 2017, HORN generated revenue of USD 276 million, a normalized EBITDA of USD 12 million and has approximately 200 employees.
BTP’s employees will transition immediately to Ascend. Andrew Leigh, BTP founder, will join Ascend’s global management team as director of compounding technology.
The company stated that the Evonik Coating Additives Business Line and its new distributors will honor existing contracts during the transition period to help ensure a smooth transition.
Pilot Chemical has added nine new roles to staff the facility, built to address customer needs and develop new products, the company stated.
Through its interactive booth at NCSL, PaintCare and GRC staff were able directly to talk with countless state legislators and staff about their programs, missions, and how they can assist states and cities through their respective initiatives.