This weekly roundup highlights the news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week on our website, as well as our eNewsletter and social media platforms.

Our top news story from last week involves a new specialty resins joint venture (Momentive to Form Specialty Resins Joint Venture): “Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. recently announced that it has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd. to form a joint venture that would construct a new phenolic specialty resins plant in…”

Top 5 News that Sticks for October 27 – November 2
1. Momentive to Form Specialty Resins Joint Venture
2. Sika Announces Industry and Automotive Division Promotions
3. Facility Improvements Planned for Dow Performance Plastics
4. Scott Bader Receives Innovation in Materials Award
5. Michelman Announces Paper and Corrugated Business Appointments