TOR Minerals International, Inc. Expands Territory with Palmer Holland

 

Cleveland, OH – September 17, 2019 – Effective immediately, TOR Minerals International, Inc. –a worldwide producer of specialty mineral products – has expanded Palmer Holland’s sales and marketing footprint down the Eastern Seaboard in its entirety.

This expansion builds upon Palmer Holland’s current territory of both the Midwest and Northeastern United States. The specialty products targeted in this expansion include TOR Minerals’ lines of:

  • BARTEX® – barium sulfate with high whiteness and brightness, chemical inertness, and controlled particle sizing
  • HALTEX® – economical, non-toxic, flame retardant & smoke suppressant filler
  • HITOX® – high-quality, cost-effective, buff-colored titanium dioxide pigment produced for use in a broad range of non-white applications
  • TIOPREM® – colored inorganic titanium dioxide pigment used in paints and coatings, including powder coatings & primers

For more information, contact Ron Zmich, Vice President – CASE, rzmich@palmerholland.com. 


About TOR Minerals International, Inc.
TOR Minerals seeks to maintain a leading position as a worldwide producer of specialty mineral products through the continual development of high value, cost-effective product solutions designed to satisfy customer-specific requirements. In line with its initiative, the company focuses on strong technical support & flexibility in its plant operations. Working in close cooperation with customers, the Sales/ R&D/ Production team effort is supported by management, which strives to create an open & rewarding environment for achieving success. For more information, please visit the TOR Minerals website at www.torminerals.com

LG Chem Appoints Palmer Holland As US Distributor

Cleveland, OH – June 27, 2019 – Effective immediately, LG Chem, a leading global manufacturer in the petrochemical, energy solutions, advanced materials, and life sciences industries, appoints Palmer Holland as national distributor for its line of LUCENE™ polyolefin elastomers.

LUCENE™ is LG Chem's representative POE product. It provides distinctly superior impact resistance/shock absorption, high elasticity, and low thermal sealing temperature. LUCENE™ is commonly used in applications for automotive, footwear, wire, cable, foam, multi-layered films, laminating films, food packing films, and films for industrial use.

“LG Chem is one of the most highly respected manufacturers of POE because of the proprietary metallocene catalyst,” said Eugene Bae, International Business Development Manager, Palmer Holland. “Their dedication to customer growth and success through creating innovative materials and solutions matches perfectly with the Palmer Holland culture.”

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or Eugene Bae, International Business Development Manager, ebae@palmerholland.com. You can visit the LG Chem Principal Page to view additional resources.


About LG Chem
LG Chem, Ltd. is Korea’s largest diversified chemical company which operates four main business units: Basic Materials & Chemicals, Energy Solutions, IT & Electronic Materials and Life Sciences. The chemical business manufactures a wide range of products, from petrochemical goods to high-value added plastics. It also extends its chemical expertise into high-tech areas such as rechargeable batteries, electronic materials, and drugs & vaccines. LG Chem is also one of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery manufacturers with significant market share in consumer, automotive, and stationary applications. Throughout multiple production facilities and an extensive distribution network, LG Chem strives to become a leading global company. For more information, please visit the LG Chem website at www.lgchem.com.

Carpenter Expands Distribution Agreement With Palmer Holland

Cleveland, OH – March 12, 2019 – Effective immediately, Carpenter announced the expansion of the geographic distribution territory of Palmer Holland into Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.

This territory expansion builds upon Palmer Holland’s existing responsibilities in the Central, Midwest, and Northeast regions.

Palmer Holland represents Carpenter’s lines of:

  • CARPOL® Polyether Polyols
  • NIONIC™ Surfactants and Polyglycols

CARPOL® NIONIC™ surfactants and polyglycols are high-performance products with excellent solubility and solvency. Each of these materials is incredibly stable chemically and are non-hazardous with high flash points. This makes them inert; thus, safe to handle. These materials are very stable in storage and do not hydrolyze or become rancid.

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or the Palmer Holland Carpenter Business Manager, Mike Johnson, at 724-554-5074 or mjohnson@palmerholland.com. You can also visit the Carpenter landing page to learn more. 

About Carpenter
Carpol® polyols from Carpenter Co. are used to make products as rigid as surfboards, as soft as bedding, as resilient as car seats, and as reliable as coatings, adhesives and sealants. With over 35 years of experience, Carpenter knows what it takes to make polyols for any application. Carpenter Co. can produce chemicals to your exact specifications, and pride ourselves on the ability to deliver them to meet your production schedule with the highest attention to detail.

 

Dow Coating Materials Adds to Palmer Holland’s National Portfolio

Cleveland, OH – February 5, 2019 – Effective immediately, Dow Coating Materials, a manufacturer of water-based acrylic emulsion technology, has appointed Palmer Holland as its exclusive channel partner for all ROSHIELD™ and Dow Coating Materials ROVACE™ sales across the United States.

The ROSHIELD product line offers one-component (1K) and two-component (2K) self-crosslinking and ambient crosslinking emulsions for water-based wood coatings. Some uses of ROSHIELD include factory-applied, waterborne, interior wood coatings, interior furniture, doorskin primers, molding, and many more.

ROVACE binders are used in a variety of coatings applications including a variety of latex paints, interior and flat semi-gloss coatings, flat through semi-gloss coatings, and flat to semi-gloss architectural paints.

Dow Coating Materials’ water-based acrylic emulsion technology revolutionized the global paint industry and was named a National Historic Chemical Landmark by the American Chemical Society.

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or the Dow Coating Materials Business Manager, Mike Johnson, at 724-554-5074 or mjohnson@palmerholland.com. You can also visit the Dow Coating Materials homepage to learn more about what DCM and Palmer Holland have to offer.


About Dow
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) combines science and technology knowledge to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. Dow has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global issues. Dow's market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced materials, industrial intermediates, and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure, and consumer care. Dow is a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), a holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form three strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty sectors. More information can be found at https://www.dow.com/en-us/coatings