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  1. Hexion Inc. Names U.S. And Canada Distributor For Its Epoxy Specialty And Base Epoxy Resins And Intermediates Businesses
    2/28/2019

    Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) today announced it has named Brenntag North America, Inc., part of the Brenntag Group (“Brenntag”) as its national distribution partner for its Epoxy Specialty and Base Epoxy Resins and Intermediates businesses in the United States and Canada. “We are pleased to expand our relationship with Brenntag as a distribution partner because of their commitment to strong customer service throughout the sales process,” said Ann Frederix, Senior Vice President,

  2. Innovative Chemical Products Acquires Fireshell, Heat Shedder, FireSafe And Structure Saver Intumescent Coatings From TPR2
    2/26/2019

    Innovative Chemical Products (the ICP Group) recently announces the acquisition of Fireshell, Heat Shedder, FireSafe and Structure Saver Intumescent Coatings from TPR2, a leader in proprietary fire and thermal products with a history that dates back over 20 years in military and private research and development in countless coatings applications

  3. Thermally Conductive, Flame Retardant Encapsulant Passes FAR 25.853(a) Test
    2/25/2019

    Master Bond EP93AOFR is a two part epoxy that may be used in encapsulation and potting applications, as well as in bonding, sealing and coating. According to Rohit Ramnath, Senior Product Engineer, "This flame retardant non-halogenated system is not only thermally conductive, 9-10 BTU•in/ft2•hr•°F [1.30-1.44 W/(m•K)], but it is also a reliable electrical insulator with a volume resistivity greater than 1014ohm-cm

  4. Hexion Inc. And ADDAPT Chemicals BV Announce New Hybrid Polymer System
    2/21/2019

    VeoVa vinyl ester monomer, a Versatic Acids & Derivatives product from Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”), is one of the key components in a new specialized hybrid polymer technology developed by ADDAPT Chemicals BV for the paint and coatings industry 

  5. PURUS Announces Availability Of BioHybrid™ Adhesive Mats
    2/21/2019

    PURUS, a leading supplier of cleanroom matting, paper, and glove liners in North America and Europe, announced immediate availability of their BioHybrid™ Adhesive Mat

  6. UPM Raflatac Launches New Hotmelt Adhesive For Demanding Wine, Spirits, And Craft Beverage Applications
    2/14/2019

    UPM Raflatac is expanding its portfolio of solutions for wine, spirits, and craft beverage labeling with the introduction of RH30, a new high-performance hotmelt adhesive that brings significant benefits for label converters and brand owners alike

  7. PPG Introduces PPG SIGMAFAST 278 Epoxy Primer To U.S. Market
    2/12/2019

    PPG recently announced the introduction of PPG SIGMAFAST 278 epoxy primer to the U.S. market, giving fabricators much-needed flexibility when recoating steel components due to a longer re-coating window and reduced emissions

  8. New Hot Melt Adhesives For Everyday Applications
    2/12/2019

    H.B. Fuller will showcase two exciting hot melt, pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) products at ICE Europe 2019. Visit booth 1650, Hall 5, and learn more about the company's scientist-designed technology.

  9. DowDuPont Specialty Products Division Launches New Soft Skin Adhesive for Medical Devices at MD&M West 2019
    2/5/2019

    DowDuPont Specialty Products Division is introducing its new DOW CORNING™ MG 7-1020 Soft Skin Adhesive, the latest addition to a growing portfolio of solutions for skin-adhered medical devices. Based on advanced silicone technology, this unique product delivers strong adhesion and extended wear, as well as design and manufacturing flexibility – while avoiding the skin irritation and discomfort more common with the removal of acrylic adhesives.

  10. AAI Launches First Nanofiber Dry Adhesive Products At ShearGrip.Com
    2/1/2019

    After spending most of 2018 focused on transitioning from a lab-scale process to commercial product, Akron-based start-up Akron Ascent Innovations is proud to announce that products backed with ShearGrip, the first nanofiber dry adhesive, are now available at ShearGrip.com