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Altana Acquires Specialty Coatings Business from Henkel

Friday, 9 August 2013

The technologies are acquired by way of an asset deal and include effect and overprint coatings which are mainly supplied to the packaging industry in North America.

The products are sold under the brand names "MiraFoil” and "Miracure” and are mainly supplied to the packaging industry in North America. Source: Henkel
The products are sold under the brand names "MiraFoil” and "Miracure” and are mainly supplied to the packaging industry in North America....

The specialty chemicals group Altana has acquired the specialty coatings business of Henkel. The products are sold under the brand names "MiraFoil” and "Miracure” and are mainly supplied to the packaging industry in North America. The business generated sales of around USD 15 million in 2012. Within the Altana group the business will be integrated into Actega Kelstar Inc. in the U.S. and into Actega Terra GmbH in Germany, both belonging to the Actega Coatings & Sealants division. "By acquiring the specialty coatings business of Henkel we are continuing to execute our North American growth strategy consistently and focus on innovative specialty chemicals,” CEO of Altana AG, Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber, said.

The technologies are acquired by way of an asset deal and include effect and overprint coatings curing under ultraviolet radiation and electron beam. "With the specialty coatings business of Henkel we are expanding our product portfolio by two highly innovative and sustainable product families,” Dr. Roland Peter, President Division Actega Coatings & Sealants said.

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