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Dow Announces New President of Dow Performance Materials & Coatings

Dow announced that Brendy Lange, business vice president of Dow Industrial Solutions, has been named president of Performance Materials & Coatings (PM&C). He succeeds Mauro Gregorio who will retire at the end of September with 40 years of dedicated service. The transition will begin immediately. Dow reports that Lange brings a wealth of experience and […]

Adhesive and Sealant Raw Materials Roundup

While experiencing significant challenges over the past four years, the chemical industry is showing signs of stabilization. In its most recently released report, the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Global Chemical Production Regional Index states that production was trending higher in December by 0.1%, with China leading in terms of gains. The U.S. Chemical Production Regional […]

Avery Dennison Appoints New President of Materials Group

Avery Dennison Corp. recently announced the appointment of Ryan Yost as the president of its Materials Group. Having served in several leadership positions within the company, Yost previously held operations and supply chain leadership roles in multiple Materials Group businesses before moving to Solutions Group, where he led operations and commercial teams across the globe. […]

Developing More Sustainable Packaging Materials

Shipping and home deliveries continue to boom as more and more consumers turn to online shopping as their go-to method for purchases. In fact, the Pitney Bowes’ Parcel Shipping Index found 161 billion parcels were shipped in 2022, averaging 441 million parcels a day.1 Our increased reliance on shipping materials highlights a clear need for […]

XLYNX MATERIALS: PlastiLynx PXN | Adhesives & Sealants Industry

XLYNX Materials announces the launch of PlastiLynx PXN, an advanced PFAS-free universal primer that modifies the surfaces of hard-to-bond polyolefins to enable strong adhesion with glues, coatings, and dyes.  Low surface energy polymers like polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE) are highly valued because of their lightweight strength, affordability, and resilience. However, their incompatibility with adhesives […]

Scott Bader Opens Laboratory in France Dedicated to Developing Sustainable Materials

Scott Bader’s new purpose-built £2 million R&D facility in Amiens, France, has been opened to support the development of new advanced composite materials for key markets including land transport, renewables, and e-mobility. The product development center in Amiens will allow dedicated resources to focus on the exploration of innovative compositions to transition to more sustainable […]

Covestro and Encina Announce Agreement for Supply of Circular Raw Materials

Encina, a U.S.-based producer of ISCC PLUS-certified circular chemicals, reached a long-term supply agreement for chemically recycled, circular feedstock derived from post-consumer end-of-life plastic. Specifically, Encina will supply Covestro with benzene and toluene pending the completion of Encina’s production facility, which is anticipated to come online at the end of 2027.  Building upon previous sustainable […]

Huber Advanced Materials Reaches Sustainability Milestone

Huber Advanced Materials — a business unit of the Huber Engineered Materials division of J.M. Huber Corp. — has achieved another major milestone in its sustainability journey. A leader in halogen-free fire-retardant additives, specialty aluminas, and organic matting agents, Huber Advanced Materials has completed cradle-to-gate life cycle analyses (LCAs) for greater than 90% of its […]

G6 MATERIALS CORP.: Thermally Conductive Epoxies

G6 Materials Corp. has announced the launch of a new thermally conductive G6-EPOXY® product line. The first new product, named G6E-TSHV, is a high thermally conductive, non-electrically conductive epoxy, while the second new product, G6E-TSAL is a thermally conductive, non-electrically conductive, low viscosity epoxy. Both new products are available in various size formats. The new […]

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