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Huntsman Polyurethanes announces ACS distributor in Canada


  8/15/2019 – The Woodlands, TX – Huntsman Corporation announced that Thames River Chemical (TRC) is now the primary distributor of Huntsman Polyurethanes’ Rubinate and Suprasec MDI isocyanates and Jeffol polyols for the Canadian adhesives, coatings and specialties (ACS) markets. Huntsman’s Rubinate and Suprasec isocyanates are used extensively in the development of polyurethane, polyurea and hybrid coating systems, along with primers for use on various substrates. These products help enhance the processability and performance of coatings and primers, providing superior physical properties chemical resistance and durability. When used with Rubinate and Suprasec isocyanates, Huntsman’s Jeffol polyether polyols can help formulators develop a variety of tailor-made systems for the ACS markets. “Huntsman is pleased to team-up with TRC, one of the leading chemical distributors in Canada. The agreement is a win-win for both companies, as it helps Huntsman expand our presence within the Canadian ACS markets, and allows TRC to offer a new line of polyurethane-based solutions to its customers,” said Daniel Rosenvasser, commercial manager, adhesives, coatings and specialties, Huntsman Polyurethanes. TRC has teamed up with Huntsman Polyurethanes for the adhesives, coatings and specialties market in Canada. With Huntsman’s leading urethane technology complimented by TRC’s sales and logistics abilities, Canadian ACS customers will be provided with cutting edge urethane solutions for years to come,” said Paul Moreau, vice president, sales and marketing, Thames River Chemical.