21st August 2018

IMCD BUYS E.T. HORN

IMCD N.V. has successfully completed the acquisition of 100 percent of the outstanding shares of US specialty chemicals distributor E.T. Horn Co.

DEBRO TO REPRESENT AKZONOBEL PERFORMANCE ADDITIVES

Debro Inc., a Canadian distributor of specialty chemicals and raw materials based in Brampton, ON, has announced a new partnership with AkzoNobel Performance Additives.

CFS LAUNCHES NEW VIDEO

Custom Fabricating & Supplies (Franklin WI), usually known as CFS, has completed a new corporate video. Produced by CI Design, it provides an overview of the family owned business and features a look inside the facility in Franklin.

BIG IDEAS CONFERENCE FOR UV/EB ANNOUNCED

RadTech, the association for ultra-violet and electron-beam technology, has announced a new conference for 2019, to be called BIG IDEAS for UV+EB Technology.

AXALTA LAUNCHES PUR COATING

Axalta has released Imron 3.5 + FX Flexible Topcoat as the latest of its Imron industrial coatings. The new polyurethane formulation offers improved elongation and flexibility.

ON-THE-SPOT COATING SYSTEM

AkzoNobel is introducing a new system that it says will empower customers in the pre-coated metal industry to create coatings of any gloss or color on the spot.

BRIAN JONES, FOUNDING VICE-PRESIDENT OF CFCM

Brian Jones, vice-president of Canadian Finishing and Coatings Manufacturing magazine, has died at home, after a long battle with cancer. He was 65 years old.

SPECIALTY POLYMERS NAMES NEW OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Specialty Polymers, Inc. has hired Aaron Hughes to be the company’s new director of operations.