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Univar Enters Distribution Agreement with ANGUS for Paints and Coatings

Published on 2017-03-08. Author : SpecialChem

PARIS -- Univar, a global chemical distributor and provider of value-added services, has announced its entry into a new distribution agreement with ANGUS Chemical Company (“ANGUS”) to include the Paint and Coatings, and Industrial markets in Spain, Portugal, Greece, Turkey, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, with availability in Finland and the Baltics planned for April. This agreement expands on the two companies existing relationship in Italy and is effective January 1, 2017.

Expanding Existing Business in New Countries

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Univar Enters Distribution Agreement with
ANGUS for Paints and Coatings

We are delighted to expand our existing business in new countries with Angus,” said Nilay Midilli, Industry Director, CASE, Univar EMEA. “Angus’ product range complements our specialty product portfolio. Together we will be growing through new markets and opportunities with Angus products. The addition of such high-valued specialty products is in line with our growth strategies and our specialty focus in the Coatings and Industrial segments. We look forward to offering our customers new opportunities and supporting business development with our highly dedicated technical sales team and commercial capabilities.”

This new agreement further enriches Univar’s specialty portfolio with ANGUS’ multifunctional neutralizers and specialty additives for:

ANGUS’ AEPD® VOX 1000 Neutralizing Amine


  • It is a multifunctional additive for low-odor, low-VOC (volatile organic compound) interior water-based paints
  • It is an ideal formulating tool for paint producers needing to comply with EU Directive 2004/42/EC

Due to its worldwide network it can offer global technology and innovation and address the local needs of its customers, helping them to deliver enhanced product and process performance through the products like: AEPD, DMAMP-80, AVANTANE, AEPD VOX 1000, NIPAR S-10 and FLEXITANE

Univar has been an important and valued partner of ANGUS for many years in the region,” said Liam Doherty, Business Vice President, EMEA and India, ANGUS Chemical Company. “We look forward to expanding on this relationship to further enhance our ability to deliver the highest levels of supply reliability to customers, supported by Univar’s one-stop access to deep technical expertise in paint and coatings, and other industrial markets.”

About ANGUS Chemical Company

ANGUS Chemical Company is a specialty and fine chemical company dedicated to the development of novel chemistries that help customers deliver enhanced product and process performance. ANGUS is committed to constantly improving products and services by mastering science and technology.

About Univar

Founded in 1924, Univar is one of the global chemical and ingredients distributors and providers of value-added services, working with suppliers worldwide. Univar operates hundreds of distribution facilities throughout North America, Western Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.

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