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November 9, 2007National Adhesives, a unit of ICI’s National Starch and Chemical, will build a plant to house manufacturing equipment for hot melt adhesives at its existing Woodruff, S.C. site...
October 30, 2007BASF says it has opened a tile adhesives plant at Foshan, China. The plant has capacity for more than 50,000 m.t./year, and will supply the Chinese construction chemicals market. The...
October 15, 2007Flavors and fragrances firm Frutarom Industries (Haifa, Israel) says it has signed an agreement to acquire flavors and fragrances producer Gewurzmuller (Stuttgart, Germany) and starter...
October 11, 2007H.B. Fuller says it has agreed to sell its stake in an automotive joint venture to EMS Chemie Holding (EMS; Männedorf, Switzerland), the principal partner of the jv, for $80...
October 3, 2007The company expects diluted earnings per share from continuing operations to grow 10%-15%/year from 2008 to 2012....
August 27, 2007ICI says it has acquired Advanced Applied Adhesives (AAA; San Diego), a producer of specialty adhesives used to protect circuits used in electronic devices. Terms were not disclosed...
August 20, 2007Hexion Specialty Chemicals says it plans to close its Clayton, U.K. plant and shift production of pressure sensitive adhesives to its Sokolov, Czech Republic facility at the end of the...
August 8, 2007ICI has agreed to buy the 30% it does not own in Dongsung NSC (Busan, Korea), a specialty adhesives maker, from Dongsung Chemical (Busan), for $29 million. The deal is due to be...
August 6, 2007Developing regions, particularly China, are driving demand in the $23.8 billion global adhesives and sealants market, says John Lowry, a director at Chemark Consulting Group...
August 6, 2007H.B. Fuller says that it will reorganize its operating structure around regional divisions, effective March 5. Its two current divisions, global adhesives and Full-Valu/specialty, will...
July 31, 2007Polynt (Scanzorosciate, Italy) has agreed to acquire DSM’s Uraplast polymeric plasticizer resins business for an undisclosed amount. Uraplast, currently part of DSM Composite...
July 31, 2007Huntsman says it expects its previously announced 15,000-m.t./year polyetheramine plant at Jurong Island, Singapore to be operational by the third quarter. Capital costs for the...
July 27, 20073M says it has acquired a line of industrial adhesives from Chemence (Alpharetta, GA), a manufacturer of consumer and industrial adhesives, as well as liquid photopolymers and...
July 25, 2007Hercules and Heartland Resource Technologies (Pasadena, CA) have formed a 51-49 joint venture, H2H Innovations (Wilmington, DE), to accelerate the development of new adhesives for the...
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