Raw Materials and Chemicals

Economic Outlook for U.S. Chemistry Industry Mixed

Long-term growth in chemistry is expected to accelerate in 2013.

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SOCMA Releases Statement on Safe Chemicals Act Legislation

The Society of Chemical Manufactures and Affiliates (SOCMA) recently commended members of a key Senate environmental panel for addressing shortcomings in the nation’s chemical control law while expressing concern over advancing legislation in the middle of bipartisan negotiations.
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Marketing Strategies for Specialty Chemical Distributors

A critical first step in developing a marketing strategy is to identify what your customer wants.

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TROY CORP.: Powder Coating Additive

The high-performance additive can help coatings resist cratering, orange peel and hazing, thereby providing a defect-free surface appearance.
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ExxonMobil Affiliates to Build Saudi Arabian Elastomers Facility

Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (SABIC) and affiliates of ExxonMobil recently announced plans to construct a world-scale specialty elastomers facility at the Al-Jubail Petrochemical Co. (Kemya) manufacturing joint venture.
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Univar to Distribute OXEA Product

Univar Inc. recently announced it has signed an agreement with OXEA to distribute its OXFILM 351 coalescing agent in Benelux, France, Italy, Spain, and the Nordic region.
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Ashland Receives Ringier Technology Innovation Award

Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc., recently announced that its Strodex™ FT428 surfactant for waterborne architectural coatings and emulsion polymerization has received the Ringier Technology Innovation Award for coatings.

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HITAC ADHESIVES: Tape Release Agent

A new high total solids toluene solution of a polymeric release agent reportedly offers significant improvements over carbamate release agents.
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Lubrizol Receives Award at China Green Coatings Summit



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ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

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Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

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You won't want to miss our October issue: industry trends from the ASC, converting and packaging, testing, a preview of The Assembly Show, and more!

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Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

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ASI 2014 Buyers GuideASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 

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