ST. PAUL, MN — Cortec® Corp., a producer of corrosion-inhibitor additives headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, has signed an exclusive agreement with A. S. Paterson Co. for distribution of Cortec’s additives across Canada.

"Cortec's additives are a good fit for A. S. Paterson Co.'s product line," said Rod Paterson, President of the Canadian distributor. "We are actively working with paint and coatings companies to improve their formulations and solve their problems. Cortec corrosion-inhibiting additives will support that effort."

Cortec's products are used in many industries, including paints and coatings. The company's additives help eliminate corrosion caused by corrosive fluids, chlorides and humid environments.

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