MCHENRY, IL — Epolin, a division of Chroma Color Corp. and a leader in the development and manufacture of near-infrared absorbing dyes and thermoplastic compounds, recently announced the acquisition of Adam Gates & Co. LLC. Adam Gates & Co. is a manufacturer of near-infrared (NIR) and laser absorbing dyes that provide optimal absorbance and transmission properties.

“Customers of Adam Gates will benefit from an expanded product portfolio, additional supply forms, and Epolin’s technical expertise,” said Michael Crosby, President of Epolin. “The acquisition supports Epolin’s global growth in evolving applications while diversifying our synthesis capabilities”.

Chroma Color Corp. CEO Shruti Singhal said, “This acquisition is additive to Epolin’s strong organic growth as a market leader in their segment. As they continue to operate as an independent subsidiary of Chroma Color Corporation, this action aligns with Chroma Color Corporation’s strategy to grow and scale through acquisition.”

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