Additives


Milliken Acquires Keystone Aniline Corporation to Better Serve Global Colorant Customers

PHOTOS: Keystone brings exceptional colorant formulation skills and application development technology to the acquisition.Ghent, Belgium – Milliken & Company, a leading supplier of polymer-bound colorants and additives, today announced that it has acquired Keystone Aniline Corporation, a global leader in dyes, pigments, pigment dispersions and polymers, headquartered in Chicago, Ill. This move joins two successful organizations with complementary expertise and capabilities to offer customers a broader array of advanced colorant solutions, technologies and services. Further, the acquisition enables customers to streamline their supply chains by allowing them to obtain a wider range of products from a single source. Customers will see enhanced reliability of supply through Milliken’s acquirement of Keystone’s multiple facilities around the world.

Archroma offers coating, repellency & release, fire protection & color solutions at Techtextil 2017. Why? Because it’s our nature!

Archroma offers coating, repellency & release, fire protection & color solutions at Techtextil 2017. Why? Because it’s our nature!. (Photos: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 10 April 2017- Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will be displaying its broad portfolio of solutions for textile mills and nonwoven manufacturers at Techtextil 2017, in Frankfurt, Germany, from May 9-12.

SONGWON announces global price increases for its polymer stabilizers

SONGWON Ulsan, Korea – March 22, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. today announced price increases up to 10% on its polymer stabilizers.

Perstorp sells its Belgian site with its coating additives activities to Synthomer plc

PerstorpPerstorp March 6, 2017 - The specialty chemicals innovator and supplier Perstorp (Perstorp Holding AB) today announces the sale of its additives activities primarily serving the paints and coatings industry produced at its facility at Gent Belgium, Perstorp Belgium (Perstorp Oxo Belgium AB) to Synthomer (Synthomer plc). The total consideration for the sale is €78 million (subject to certain adjustments). The divestment is in line with Perstorp’s strategy to focus on and expand its core chemicals activities.

SONGWON enters distribution partnership with Biesterfeld Turkey for its polymer stabilizers range

SONGWON Ulsan, Korea – February 21, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Biesterfeld Turkey for the distribution of SONGWON’s comprehensive range of polymer stabilizers.

SONGWON appoints Azelis as exclusive distributor for Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia

SONGWON Ulsan, Korea – February 2, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Azelis Morocco for the distribution of SONGWON’s extensive range of products.

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