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In his renowned editorial, our expert Mark Drukenbrod is featuring and analyzing biweekly a comprehensive digest of international coatings industry news. You can receive these editorials through our Newsletter.

Aug 10, 2017 | Editorial

FTC Approves Sherwin-Williams’ Acquisition of Valspar, DKSH Starts Paints & Inks Innovation Center, Fraunhofer Researchers Find Way for Coating Silicon Spheres

Sun Chemical has named Veritiv as a distribution partner and IMCD will acquire 100% of L.V. Lomas. Ferro has acquired Dip-Tech and researchers have developed SelfPaint technology that enables the...

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Aug 3, 2017 | Editorial

Evonik Invests in Fumed Silica Capacities, Clariant and Huntsman Present Update on Merger, Azelis Acquires Chemcolour

Axalta opened a training and product development center in Western Australia and Dow announced that they will build a silicone and organic chemistry innovation center in Midland. INEOS Phenol...

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Jul 27, 2017 | Editorial

LyondellBasell to Invest in Propylene Oxide Plant, BASF Starts Production of DOTP Plasticizer, AkzoNobel Plans to Double Organic Peroxide Capacity

BYK has announced that is building a new integrated site in Shanghai and RPM acquired Key Resin Company. Axalta made a binding offer to acquire the European and Chinese operations of IVA and more...

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Jul 20, 2017 | Editorial

Pilot Chemical Acquires ATRP Solutions, Huntsman Completes Expansion of Amines Facility, Arkema to Expand Photocure Resins Production

INEOS announced that it will expand the production of oxo derivatives somewhere in Europe and four paint companies settled US Federal Trade Commission charges of deceptive emission claims and more...

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Jul 13, 2017 | Editorial

TCI Develops Red Powder Coatings for FCA, HMG Paints Partners to Develop Graphene-based Coatings, AkzoNobel Increases Expandable Microspheres Capacity

Perstorp announced an agreement for the acquisition of Polialcoli Srl from Polioli S.p.A. and Evonik allocated € 100 million for digitalization and entered into cooperation with IBM and the...

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Aug 8, 2017 | Editorial

Dow to Build Innovation Center for Silicones, INEOS to Build Cumene Plant in Germany, Axalta Starts New Training Center for Product Development

The FTC approved its final order clearing the way for the Sherwin-Williams/Valspar merger and Fraunhofer researchers have succeeded in homogeneously coating silicon spheres. DKSH opens a paint and...

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Aug 1, 2017 | Editorial

BYK to Construct Integrated Site in Shanghai, RPM Purchases Polymer Flooring & Coating Systems Manufacturer, Axalta Makes Offer to Purchase IVA

Clariant and Huntsman presented a first update on their planned merger and Evonik is expanding its fumed silica capacity in Antwerp, Belgium. Azelis agreed to acquire Chemcolour and Leeds...

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Jul 25, 2017 | Editorial

INEOS to Invest in Oxo Derivatives Production Units, FTC Bans Unqualified VOC-free Claims by Paint Companies, BCF Earns Trade Association of the Year Award

AkzoNobel is planning to double capacity for organic peroxides in China and Avantium announced that it is opening a new pilot biorefinery in Delfzijl, the Netherlands. MIT engineers have designed a...

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Jul 18, 2017 | Editorial

Perstorp Strengthens Polyols Business, Evonik Focuses on Digitalization in Chemical Industry, New Project for WB Inks Development

Arkema announced the expansion of its photocure resins capacity at its Sartomer facility in Nansha, China and Huntsman completed the capacity expansion project at its amines facility on Jurong...

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Jul 11, 2017 | Editorial

AkzoNobel Makes Major Acquisitions, Ferro to Increase Ultramarine Pigments Capacity, Evonik Forms New Crosslinkers Business Line

AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business is investing about Euro 20 million to increase production of expandable microspheres and HMG Paints has partnered with AGM to develop and commercialize...

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