Keyword: adhesives


H.B. Fuller Boosts Adhesives with Apollo Buy

03.02.2022 -

US adhesives maker H.B. Fuller has purchased Apollo, the UK’s largest independent manufacturer of liquid adhesives, coatings and primers for the commercial roofing...


Sun Chemical Boosts Adhesives with Sapici Buy

12.01.2022 -

Italy’s Sun Chemical, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan’s DIC Corp., has bought compatriot adhesives and polymers manufacturer Sapici and its holding company Finape...


DuPont Builds China Car Adhesives Plant

23.04.2021 -

DuPont is investing approximately $30 million in a new car adhesives plant in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu province, China. Construction on the facility at the Yangtze River...


Huntsman Sells Consumer Adhesives to Pidilite

16.11.2020 -

Huntsman has agreed to sell its India-based Do-it-Yourself (DIY) consumer adhesives business, part of its Advanced Materials division, to Mumbai-based Pidilite Industries...

Reserach & Innovation

Reshaping Adhesion - and the Industry

15.06.2020 -

Hybrid assemblies, joints of dissimilar materials, are everywhere - in our smartphones, cars, TVs, dishwashers, in planes and so on. However, in modern products we...


US Firms Benefit from Trump China Trade Visit

15.11.2017 - Donald Trump's trade mission to China last week has generated new business opportunities for several US chemical companies, including Air Products, Honeywell UOP and Dow Chemical...


Liveris Joins US Trade Mission to China

09.11.2017 - Long time Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris, now executive chairman of DowDuPont, has been tapped to take part in a US trade mission to China this week, joining President Donald...


Caldic Buys Elastomerics in the UK

01.11.2017 - Caldic UK, part of Dutch distribution group Caldic, has agreed to acquire Elastomerics, a UK-based specialty chemicals distributor. Financial terms of the deal were not revealed...