03 May 2001
03 May 2001
Ashland Inc has completed the purchase of Neste Polyester’s business and assets from Dynea Oy, formerly Norkemi Oy, effective Apr. 30. Terms of the purchase agreement, which was announced Feb. 23, were not disclosed. The newly acquired business will operate within the Composite Polymers Division of Ashland Specialty Chemical Company, a division of Ashland Inc. Neste Polyester manufactures and markets high-quality unsaturated polyester resins and gelcoats for the marine, building and construction, and transportation industries worldwide.
Ashland Specialty Chemical Company, a division of Ashland Inc., is a worldwide supplier of specialty chemicals serving industries including adhesives, automotive, composites, foundry, merchant marine, paint, paper, plastics and semiconductor.
Scigrip has expanded its agreement with Biesterfeld Spezialchemie to include France and the French territories in Northern Africa, with immediate effect.
Following its strategy to address composites end-use industries specifically, JEC Group is organising The Future of Composites in Transportation, a two-day event taking place on 27-28 June in Chicago.
Dilutec has launched the Colorgel FR LE gel-coat, which complies with the UL 94 (V-0) plastics flammability standard and is characterised by the low emission of volatile organic compounds (VOCs).