The Urethane Blog

EVERCHEM UPDATE: VOL. 07 – Green Lights and Bailouts

GREEN LIGHT: It’s that unwonted time of year again, the slow drag of December selloffs has finalized, and the purchasing department dogs are let loose. BAILOUTS: Once an economic downturn presents itself in grandiose enough manner to be leveraged, victimhood goes in vogue.

Crown Polymers Names Le President

Dustin has held various positions from formulating chemist, field technical service, lead engineering
manager, business segment management, to leadership roles in the polyurethane, polyurea, and
epoxy industries.

Universal Polymers Corporation Names Mittal President

Deepak Mittal has been involved with the American Polymers Corporation for the last 34 years. He
held various leadership roles including President of Ultimate Linings from 2008-2017. Since 2017
he has been Executive Vice President at UPC helping it grow to be a large spray foam systems

Covestro LLC Names Hifri New President

Covestro LLC has named Samir Hifri as chairman and president leading the company’s U.S. operations and replacing the retiring Haakan Jonsson on July 1.

SuperSkin Announces Management Structure

PRESS RELEASE: January 9, 2023 (Lawrenceville, Georgia)
SuperSkinSystems (a Division of American Polymers Corp.)

The owners of American Polymers Corp.

General Coatings Names Lorenz President

The owners of General Coatings Manufacturing Corporation (GCMC) would like to announce
appointment of Will Lorenz as the new President of General Coatings Manufacturing Corporation.

Polycoat Management Changes

The owners of American Polymers Corp. would like to announce appointments of Ashish
Dhuldhoya as the new President of Polycoat Products and of Dev Kumar and Dr. Mahesh Kotnis, as
Executive Vice Presidents of American Polymers Corp.

Rocco L. Mascioli Obituary

Rocco was employed first with Houdry Process Corporation, then with Air Products and Chemicals Incorporated before retiring from Arco Chemicals

Remembering Lax Gupta

With heavy hearts, we would like to inform everyone that our owner and founder, Lax Gupta, has passed.

Brock Lewis Will Be Missed


Brock Lewis (30) of Millington, NJ passed away on OCT 27, 2022 as a result of a motorcycle accident.