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June 28, 2013
OSHA announced this week a National Emphasis Program (NEP) to protect workers from the serious health effects of occupational exposure to isocyanates. OSHA, through the NEP, ...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/OSHA-launches-program-to-protect-workers-from-health-effects-of-exposure-to-isocyanates_53201.html
June 27, 2013
Omnova’s fiscal second-quarter net income declined 58.6% year-on-year (YOY), to $2.9 million, on sales down 11.9%, to $270.8 million. Adjusted earnings from continuing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Omnova-beats-estimates-despite-net-income-decline_53178.html
June 21, 2013
Rockwood is canceling the auction of its Sachtleben titanium dioxide (TiO2) and performance additives businesses after negotiations with private equity firms failed produce an...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Report-Rockwood-canceling-TiO2-sale-spin-off-possible_53049.html
June 21, 2013
Brenntag has opened a laboratory at Querétaro, Mexico to provide extended services in Mexico and Central America for customers in the adhesives, coatings, elastomers, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Brenntag-opens-R-and-D-lab-in-Mexico_53034.html
June 20, 2013
Omnova’s performance chemicals segment, which includes its specialties businesses, has been reorganized to include three new business groups. The three groups will be oilfield...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Omnova-rearranges-performance-chemicals-segment_52989.html
June 20, 2013
Quest Specialty Chemicals (QSC; Charleston, SC) has completed its acquisition of US Chemical & Plastics (Massillon, OH), a maker of automotive refinish products, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Quest-Specialty-Chemicals-acquires-automotive-refinish-products-maker_52916.html
June 19, 2013
PPG Industries has been awarded $1 million by the Department of Defense's strategic environmental research and development program to help develop nonisocyanate liquid coatings that...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/PPG-awarded-funding-to-develop-isocyanate-free-coatings_52912.html
June 18, 2013
Applied Minerals (New York), a producer of halloysite clay, has entered into an agreement for Mitsui & Co. to market Applied Minerals' dragonite halloysite clay and iron...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Mitsui-and-Co-to-distribute-Applied-Minerals-halloysite-clay_52887.html
June 10, 2013
BASF Coatings has opened a new training center for automotive refinishing at Cesano Maderno, Italy. The new refinish competence center will offer customers an opportunity to learn...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/BASF-Coatings-opens-refinish-competence-center-in-Italy_52721.html
June 4, 2013
Valspar has announced that it plans to acquire Inver Holding (Bologna, Italy), a maker of liquid and powder coatings and resins for off-road equipment, windows, railways and trams, for...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Valspar-to-acquire-industrial-coatings-business-in-Europe_52546.html
May 28, 2013
Axalta Coating Systems, the former automotive coatings unit of DuPont now owned by The Carlyle Group, will invest over $50 million to construct a 25,000-m.t. paint manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Axalta-to-construct-Shanghai-automotive-coatings-facility_52326.html
May 23, 2013
DSM has opened a manufacturing plant at Geleen, Netherlands, for the production of the company’s antireflective coatings, marketed as KehpriCoat. The coating is primarily...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/DSM-opens-antireflective-coatings-plant-in-Netherlands_51690.html
May 23, 2013
PPG Industries says it has started manufacturing protective and marine coatings (PMC) at the company’s facility at Ostrów Wielkopolski, Poland. The facility became a part...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/PPG-starts-production-of-protective-and-marine-coatings-at-Poland-facility_52252.html
May 23, 2013
Clariant will build a pigment preparations plant at Tangerang, Indonesia, as part of a series of investments to strengthen support for customers in China, India, and Indonesia. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Clariant-invests-in-pigments-in-Indonesia-China-and-India_51676.html
May 22, 2013
Specialty chemicals and advanced materials firm Rockwood Holdings' (Princeton, NJ) sale of certain business units has attracted interest from various private equity suitors, according...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Reports-Rockwoods-divestment-of-noncore-assets-sparks-private-equity-interest_52229.html
May 21, 2013
Solazyme (San Francisco) and AkzoNobel have entered into an agreement to develop ingredients for Akzo’s surfactants and coatings products using Solazyme’s algae-based...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/AkzoNobel-Solazyme-ink-oils-pact_52067.html
May 21, 2013
PPG Industries has completed the previously announced acquisition of certain assets of  privately owned specialty coatings firm Deft (Irvine, CA), PPG has announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/PPG-completes-acquisition-of-aerospace-coatings-firm_52197.html
May 16, 2013
Oxiteno, the specialty chemicals arm of Ultrapar (São Paulo), achieved an Ebitda of 81 million Reais ($40 million) during the first quarter of 2013 compared with the same...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Oxitenos-Ebitda-increases-21-percent-supported-by-weaker-currency-and-higher-volumes_52049.html
May 14, 2013
Valspar (Minneapolis) on Tuesday reported adjusted net income for the fiscal second quarter, ended 26 April, of $83 million, up 3.8% year-on-year (YOY), from $80 million. Adjusted earnings per share came to 91 cts, up 8.3% YOY, from 84 cents....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Valspar-earnings-up-on-flat-sales_51991.html
May 10, 2013
Evonik has started basic engineering for a production plant for precipitated silica in Brazil and expects to complete the plant by 2015, subject to approval from respective bodies and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Evonik-starts-basic-engineering-for-silica-site-in-Brazil-continues-to-expand-global-silica-capacity_51908.html
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