ATLANTA - Emulsion polymer manufacturer Sythomer LLC announced a new national distribution contract in the United States with Omya Inc. The contract will officially begin on July 1, 2014.

Omya will be responsible for the nationwide distribution for all emulsion polymers sold by Synthomer’s Construction & Coatings and Functional Polymer business units through its network of subsidiary companies. The major markets covered by this distribution agreement are coatings, building materials, adhesives, textiles and bonded fibers.

The contract is an extension of an existing agreement between Synthomer and Omya that has seen the two companies work together for almost 10 years across the globe.