IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Specialty Chemicals :: Paints and Coatings

3M Partners with Shale-Inland on Decorative Films Project

11:10 AM MST | December 12, 2011 | Lindsey Bewley

3M says it has entered into a five-year commercialization agreement with metal and protective film distributor Shale-Inland (Schiller Park, IL) to develop protective and decorative films for the global primary metal and metal fabrication markets. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.   “The global metals market exceeds $2 trillion in annual revenue,” says Mike Roman, v.p./industrial adhesives and tapes at 3M. “We feel this market is vastly underserved when it comes to technological advances in coatings...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa