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Effective 15 April 2008, Evonik Goldschmidt Corporation’s Polyurethane Additives business line will increase prices for Kosmos 29 stannous octoate by 15 % in North America.

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Byk-Gardner GmbH, Geretsried, Germany, a manufacturer of measuring instruments for the quality control of paints and plastics, has recently introduced the new conductivity meters for measuring conductivity in water-based paint systems.

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Amerityre Corporation has acquired a significant portion of manufacturing assets of Kik Technologies, Inc., located in Oceanside, California.

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Source: "China Daily", Beijing; 20 March 2008

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Amerityre Corp., Boulder City, Nevada, USA, has released a statement in which the company identifies the global tyre fill market as an immediate strategic objective for its Amerifill polyurethane product.

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Repi S.P.A. with headquarters in Lonate Ceppino, Italy, has appointed Michael Rath as new Managing Director of its PU division.

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On 1 April 2008, Frank Peters, 41, will take over as General Manager of KraussMaffei’s reaction process machinery division. He succeeds Walter Tesche, 63, who will be retiring mid-year.

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Rhodia and Lyondell Chimie TDI SCA have entered into negotiations for the sale of their isocyanates businesses to the Perstorp Group.

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The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry of the American Chemistry Council has issued a call for entries for the 2008 Polyurethane “Innovation Award” nominations.

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Ulrich Meier Westhues, Vincentz Network, Hannover, Germany, 2007, 344 p., hardcover, EUR 109.00, ISBN 978-3-87870-334-1

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