Huntsman: Lintech new distributor for cast elastomer systems in North America
Huntsman Corporation announced that its Elastomers team has signed an agreement with Lintech International LLC, to distribute its polyurethane-based Daltocast hot cast elastomer systems in the Southern and Western regions of the USA. Lintech has been distributing Huntsman’s coatings and adhesive systems and components for the past nine years.
Huntsman Daltocast MDI-based hot-cast elastomer systems and Castech processing machines have been developed by the Elastomers team in Modena, Italy, and in Auburn Hills, MI, USA. These systems are used in many applications, including bumper pads, coated conveyor belts, gears, rollers and wheels. Hot cast elastomers are used in the automotive, rail, oil and gas, mining and steel industries, among others.
“This agreement allows the Huntsman Elastomers team to leverage Lintech’s 37+ years of chemical product distribution experience. Now, we will be able to tap into hot cast elastomers markets, which we may not have reached otherwise,” said Alex Ziev, Americas Sales Portfolio Manager, Huntsman Elastomers.
“We are excited to strengthen our relationship with Huntsman. By combining Huntsman’s hot cast technology with Lintech’s strong distribution network in the U.S., we can strategically align our resources to expand and strengthen our customer reach and service to grow our target markets,” said Jay Downs, Director, Marketing and Business Development, Lintech.
With 13 regional warehouses, Lintech International LLC is a speciality chemical distributor of resins, monomers, additives, pigments and performance minerals in the USA. Since 1983, the company supplies customers in a wide variety of markets, including agriculture, coatings, inks, plastics, rubber, adhesives, and composites. Lintech is ISO 9001:2015 certified, a member of NACD Responsible Distribution, a certified Women’s Business Enterprise, and C-TPAT verified through U.S. Customs for a secure international supply chain.