StanChem Inc., a manufacturer of specialty chemicals and coatings, has been acquired by Artemis Capital Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm focused on differentiated industrial technology companies.
SONGWON Industrial Co. Ltd., a company that has historically produced polymer stabilizers, unveiled in 2016 a new image as a global specialty chemicals company and entered into new markets, including coatings.
Troy Corp., Florham Park, New Jersey, announced the election of Dr. Ismael “Izzy” Colon by the board of directors to the position of Senior Vice President, Science & Technology, reporting to W. Brian Smith, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
CEO Patrick Thomas has confirmed to the Covestro Supervisory Board that he will complete his contract as expected on September 30, 2018. The Supervisory Board announced that Dr. Markus Steilemann, currently Chief Commercial Officer, will replace Thomas.
Our September issue features technology on recycled content- based polyols that impart critical paint performance properties, low-VOC benzoate coalescents for increased hardness of waterborne architectural coatings, a new plasticizer for soft PVC coatings, and more.