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July 13, 2011
EPA has proposed Significant New Use Rule (SNUR) requirements for 14 glymes, substances that are structurally similar to glycol ethers and used in products including adhesives...
June 30, 2011
 Evonik Industries says it will build a functionalized polybutadiene plant, which will allow the company to offer hydroxyl-functionalized polybutadiene for the first time to its...
June 9, 2011
3M says it has agreed to acquire Advanced Chemistry & Technology (AC Tech; Garden Grove, CA), a manufacturer of quick cure, light-weight polysulfide sealants for aerospace...
June 6, 2011
Dow Chemical says it has finished construction of a wind blade epoxy adhesive production plant at its Roberta, GA facility. The plant is fully dedicated to the wind sector, and will be...
May 4, 2011
 Henkel’s adhesives technologies business reported first-quarter 2011 operating profit up 32%, to €244 million ($363 million), on sales up 14%, to €1.9 billion...
March 24, 2011
John Tomich, professor of biochemistry, and Xiuzhi Sun, professor of grain science and industry at Kansas State University (KSU; Manhattan, KS) say they have secured a patent for a...
March 23, 2011
Dynea Chemicals (Helsinki) has acquired S.C. Rom Re Ro Munteanu (Brasov, Romania), a privately owned adhesives producer, which will be renamed Dynea Resins Romania. The move forms part...
March 22, 2011
3M says it will triple its global capacity for optically clear adhesives (OCAs) by expanding at plants in China, Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan. The additional capacity will support...
January 12, 2011
H.B. Fuller’s net income decreased in its fiscal fourth quarter ended November 27 because of charges related to a fire and the departure of the company’s CEO. Sales rose...
December 14, 2010
The acquisition closely follows Arsenal's November 29th acquisition of Royal Adhesives & Sealants (South Bend, IN) from private equity fund Quad-C Management (Charlottesville, VA), a deal that marked Arsenal's entry into the adhesives and sealants sector....
December 2, 2010
Private equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners (New York) has acquired Royal Adhesives & Sealants (South Bend, IN) from Quad-C Management (Charlottesville, VA) for an undisclosed...
November 30, 2010
The portfolio includes resins and additives to the graphics arts, adhesives, aroma chemical, synthetic rubber, and specialty coating industries. The acquisition includes 11 manufacturing sites....
November 26, 2010
Huntsman and its partners say that there is an increasingly bright future for the development and use of new products derived from biomaterials, and that activities in this field are...
November 16, 2010
Clariant says it has added polyetheramines to its industrial and consumer specialities chemicals portfolio, having built capacity at its nitril-amine  plant at Gendorf, Germany....
November 8, 2010
H.B. Fuller says it has broken ground on a manufacturing facility at Pune, India to support the expansion of the company’s business into India. The plant, which involves an...
October 15, 2010
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says its Sika Corp. (Lyndhurst, NJ) subsidiary has acquired May National Associates (Lakewood, NJ), a manufacturer of silicone and polyurethane products for...
September 2, 2010
AkzoNobel, the world's largest paints and coatings company, has been selected by Walmart to be the primary paint supplier to Walmart's U.S. stores. The company will develop and...
August 23, 2010
Specialty chemicals firm Altana (Wesel, Germany) has today filed in the Commercial Register of Duisburg the transfer resolution giving formal notice of a previously announced squeeze...
July 1, 2010
Shareholders in specialty chemicals firm Altana (Wesel, Germany) have approved at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) the transfer of the remaining shares to the company's main...
June 21, 2010
AkzoNobel says it has agreed to sell its National Starch (Bridgewater, NJ) business to Corn Products International (Westchester, IL) for $1.3 billion in cash. In addition, the buyer...
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