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Q3 M&A Update

Chemical Deal Results

Seller Buyer Business Date
Canada Colors and Chemicals Brenntag distribution – $163s 3rd Quarter 2018
Mazza Innovation Sensient botanical extracts 3rd Quarter 2018
SK Capital Cambrex Halo Pharma (contract development and manufacturing) – $425v 3rd Quarter 2018
Athlon Haliburton water and process treatment chemicals 3rd Quarter 2018
Koch LG Chem Uniseal (adhesives and sealants) – $56s/$133v 3rd Quarter 2018
ECS Environmental Systems Argosy Private Equity designer and manufacturer of environmental systems and solutions for the odor control market 3rd Quarter 2018
Signature Systems Group, LLC. Innovative Chemical Products (ICP) Signature Sports Flooring (manufacturer, distributor, and installer of synthetic and hardwood sports flooring systems) 3rd Quarter 2018
Rayonier LRBG Chemicals thermoset resins – $16.5v 3rd Quarter 2018
Flint Hills Ineos Chemical Intermediates (purified isophthalic acid, trimetallic anhydride and maleic anhydride) 3rd Quarter 2018
ChayseChem Charkit North American distribution rights for Framochem products (phosgene derivatives) and other materials 3rd Quarter 2018
Seller Buyer Business Date
Shoreview Industries Versaflex (Dalfort Capital) Milamar Coatings (resinous coatings for floors, walls and industrial applications) 3rd Quarter 2018
Senomyx Firmenich flavor ingredients – $72v 3rd Quarter 2018
Dominus Capital Meridian Adhesives (Arsenal Capital) W.F. Taylor (flooring adhesives and sealants) 3rd Quarter 2018
Wafer Holdings (dba Pure Wafer) Edgewater Capital silicon wafer reclaim services, silicon wafers, thin film deposition products and silicon parts services 3rd Quarter 2018
Kirkhill Rubber Hexpol rubber compounds – $49v 3rd Quarter 2018
The Bayou Companies (Aegion) Altamont Capital The Bayou Companies (Aegion) 3rd Quarter 2018
Laddawn Berry Global blown polyethylene bags and films – $145s 3rd Quarter 2018
Contechem U-C Coatings (High Road Capital) wood protection products 3rd Quarter 2018
Washing Systems Kao wash products and processes for water-based textile cleaning and wastewater treatment 3rd Quarter 2018
Bolcof-Port Polymers Ravago resin distribution 3rd Quarter 2018
Seller Buyer Business Date
Nexeo Univar acquisition of whole company (distribution) – $3,960s/$2,000v 3rd Quarter 2018
Momentive SJL Partners, KCC Corporation & Wonik QnC acquisition of whole company (specialty silicones and silanes, fused quartz and specialty ceramic products) – $2,300s/$3,100v 3rd Quarter 2018
Rusmar Palo Duro Capital water-based and latex-based aqueous foam solutions and equipment 3rd Quarter 2018
Crowley Chemicals Palo Duro Capital organic chemicals derived from petroleum derivatives and specialty aromatic oil blends 3rd Quarter 2018
Nudura Corp. RPM construction wall systems – $40s 3rd Quarter 2018
I Stern & Co. Ravago commodity resins distribution/resale – $100+s 3rd Quarter 2018
Ineos Valtris Specialty Chemicals (HIG Capital) chlorotoluenes and additives 3rd Quarter 2018
KMG Chemicals Cabot Microelectronics acquisition of whole company (electronic chemicals, pipeline chemicals and pentachlorophenol) – $460v-$1,600v 3rd Quarter 2018
Resinall Ergon thermoplastic resins and polymers 3rd Quarter 2018
CR Brands RPM (Rust-Oleum) Mean Green specialty cleaning products and North American license of Roto-Rooter drain care products 3rd Quarter 2018
Seller Buyer Business Date
Cathay Industries Sun Chemicals high purity iron oxides 3rd Quarter 2018
Arsenal Capital Aurora Capital Inhance Technologies (fluorine-based material technologies) 3rd Quarter 2018
Platform Specialty Products United Phosphorus Ltd. Arysta LifeScience (agchems) – $1,900s/$4,200v 3rd Quarter 2018
HIG Capital SK Holdings AMPAC Fine Chemicals (active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates) 3rd Quarter 2018
Chroma Corporation Carolina Color (Arsenal Capital) color and additive concentrates 3rd Quarter 2018
Truth Industries The Plaza Group Wood Products (lignosulfonate) 3rd Quarter 2018