Keyword: Coatings


AkzoNobel and Wuxi El Pont Partner on E-Beam Technology for Coatings

08.12.2023 -

AkzoNobel has signed a strategic agreement with China’s Wuxi El Pont Radiation Technology to develop a pioneering process that uses electron beams to cure coatings on...


PPG Completes Expansion of Powder Coatings Plant in Brazil

18.09.2023 -

PPG has completed an expansion of its powder coatings plant in Sumaré, Brazil. The $2.7 million project increased the production capacity of the facility by 40%. The unit...

Research & Innovation

Graphene for Sustainable Development

13.09.2023 -

Interview with Alban Chesneau and Nicolas Castet, Carbon Waters


H.B. Fuller Completes Two Strategic Acquisitions

26.06.2023 -

H.B. Fuller, which bills itself as the world’s largest pure-play adhesives provider, has announced the completion of two strategic acquisitions that it said will...


Brenntag Buys Chinese Specialties Distributor Saifu

21.06.2023 -

Brenntag is to acquire Chinese distributor Shanghai Saifu Chemical Development for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is expected to close later this year.


EPA Cranks up PFAS Regulation Plans

23.03.2023 -

After years of little or no movement on regulation of per- and poly-fluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS), Europe and the US, separately, are now preparing legislation to...


Brenntag Buys Singapore’s Aik Moh Group

23.03.2023 -

Brenntag has agreed to acquire Aik Moh Group, headquartered in Singapore and covering Southeast Asian markets for industrial chemicals. Financial terms of the transaction...


Stahl Closes ICP Industrial Solutions Buy

20.03.2023 -

Dutch coatings technology specialist Stahl has completed the acquisition of ICP Industrial Solutions Group (ISG). The major producer of high-performance coatings for...