Brenntag Canada Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, has signed an agreement with Elementis Specialties Inc. for distribution in Canada. The affected product lines are used in industrial and architectural coatings, sealants, adhesives, inks, and construction products. They include rheology modifiers, slip and leveling additives, defoamers, and wetting and dispersing additives, including:

  • Bentone®, Bengel®, Benathix®, Benaqua®, and Baragel® bentonite and hectorite organoclays
  • Dapro® defoamers
  • FinnTalc® and PlusTalc® talcs
  • Nuosperse® wetting and dispersing agents and humectants
  • M-P-A® anti-settling agents
  • Thixatrol® and Thixcin® organic thixotropes
  • Rheolate® associative thickeners
  • SlipAyd® slip and leveling additives
  • Dumacil® hydrophobic silica
  • Nalzin® anti-corrosive additive

“We, at Brenntag Canada, are thrilled Elementis has chosen us as their distributor,” said Stephen Regular, director of Coatings & Construction for Brenntag Canada. “Their high performance and versatile product line, reputation in various markets, and commitment to customer service will further strengthen our position as the preferred solutions provider to our customers.”

According to Troy Russell, director of Coatings in the Americas for Elementis Specialties, “We are excited about this new relationship and have no doubt Brenntag Canada will be a great channel distributor for Elementis for all our end-users. We are particularly excited about the experienced leadership, strong sales team, technical capabilities, and broad geographical footprint that makes up the Brenntag Canada value proposition.”
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