SOUTHBURY, CT – Galata Chemicals, a leading global producer of additives for PVC and other polymer applications, announced the appointment of Dr. Luc De Temmerman as President and Chief Executive Officer. Luc, who most recently served as Executive Vice President of Solutia, Inc., assumes the responsibilities from Eric Wisnefsky effective May 20, 2011.
SOUTHBURY, CT – Galata Chemicals, the former polyvinyl chloride (PVC) additives business of Chemtura, got a new lease on life when it was acquired last year by private equity firm Aterian Investment Partners (New York) and specialty chemicals maker Artek Surfin Chemicals (Mumbai), each of which hold a 50% stake
SOUTHBURY, CT – Galata Chemicals is pleased to introduce a new, renewable vegetable-based candle wax component, Soypex™100.
SOUTHBURY, CT – Effective March 1st 2011, or as contract terms allow, Galata Chemicals will increase the price of its Mark tin stabilizers by up to 20% in all geographic regions.
DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – Galata Chemicals, the new name in vinyl additives, announces extensions to its – greener and more sustainable Mark® CZ 400 series, Mark® BZ 800 series and Mark® BZ 900 series of liquid mixed metal stabilizers.
DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – Galata Chemicals, the new name in vinyl additives, announces the launch of Blendex® 3160, a new, high rubber, ABS-based impact modifier for vinyl and ABS alloy applications.
DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – Galata Chemicals, the new name in vinyl additives, announces the launch of Mark® OBS®2405, a new heavy metal-free heat stabilizer for flexible PVC, and Markstat® 88 , a new antistatic agent for use in both rigid and flexible PVC.
DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – Galata Chemicals, the new name in vinyl additives, announces the launch of Mark® T650 and Mark® T652, new octyl tin heat stabilizers designed to replace butyl tin heat stabilizers used in outdoor PVC applications such as corrugated sheet, coextruded sheet and rain water guttering.
SOUTHBURY, CT – Galata Chemicals, the new name in vinyl additives, plans to announce a series of initiatives at K2010, including strong growth and investment targets, an increased focus on providing solutions to customer additive needs and the introduction of new products to be launched into existing and new markets.
NEW YORK, NY – Artek Surfin Chemicals Ltd. and Aterian Investment Partners are pleased to announce that they have jointly agreed to purchase the PVC additives business of Chemtura Corporation.