The ChemQuest Group Inc. recently announced an agreement with The Industrial Development Authority of Halifax County, Va., to incorporate C-CARE (National Center for Coatings, Application, Research, and Education), South Boston, Va., into the newly formed ChemQuest Technology Institute.

As part of the agreement, The ChemQuest Technology Institute will be adding formulary and analytical laboratories and expanding services to support specialty chemicals clientele in coatings, adhesives, sealants, plastics, inks, personal care, HI&I and other sectors.

“Halifax IDA’s vision to create and build a facility meeting industry best practices gives the ChemQuest Technology Institute a launch pad to address our clients’ needs,” said Dan Murad, president and CEO. “Our clients have indicated the desire to verify and document applications processes to better serve their customers’ demands. We look forward to a bright future helping end-users, formulators, and raw materials suppliers meet their technology and production challenges.”

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