BETHESDA, MD – The Adhesive and Sealant Council (ASC) welcomed five new members to its ranks in the first three months of 2012, pushing its membership level to 119 member companies. The new member companies represent different aspects of the adhesive and sealant supply chain, including raw materials suppliers, manufacturers and global affiliates. 

“New members are joining ASC to take advantage of our well-known efforts that bring the industry together, including our convention and short courses, but also for our new efforts, including the recently announced ASC Training Academy and renewed emphasis on government relations advocacy,” said Matthew E. Croson, President of ASC. “We welcome our new ASC family members and look forward to learning more about their products and services at the upcoming Spring Convention.” 

The following companies joined the council in the first quarter of 2012: Novomer Inc., Waltham, MA; Rosin Chemical International Investment Co., City of Industry, CA; Worthen Industries Inc., Nashua, NH (in ballot); SCA Schuker, Novi, MI (in ballot); and Epmar Corp., Whittier, CA (in ballot).