VILLEJUST, France – OMNOVA Solutions Inc. announced an extended distribution agreement with KRAHN CHEMIE. Effective July 1, KRAHN CHEMIE has become the official distributor for OMNOVA Solutions coating resins in Benelux. This agreement expands the existing relationship between OMNOVA and KRAHN in Germany and Austria.

PLIOLITE®, PLIOWAY® PLIOTEC® and Hydro PLIOLITE® resins made by OMNOVA improve coatings performance in applications such as exterior masonry, waterproofing, stain blocking, and anticorrosion, as well as intumescence.

“While OMNOVA continuously expands its portfolio of waterborne specialty resins – the latest being PLIOTEC HDT 16 resin for the formulation of direct-to-metal and multi-surface coatings – we strive to improve our sales coverage,” said Jean-Marie Schmuck, Marketing Manager, Coating Resins, EMEAI. “OMNOVA is very pleased to be extending our partnership with KRAHN in Benelux, with paint manufacturers being sure to benefit from KRAHN’s commitment, expertise, and focus on customer service.”