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16. Aug 2021 | Markets & Companies

Richard Baker Harrison acquires Dunwood Polymers

Richard Baker Harrison (RBH), supplier of speciality functional materials, additives and chemicals to the polymer and related industry, has announced the acquisition of privately owned Dunwood Polymers creating a new independent company, Dunwood Specialities Limited (DSL).
Based in Manchester, RBH operates 5 warehouses across Europe.
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As a direct complement to RBH’s specialty product offerings, DSL will specialise in the distribution of water-based polymer dispersions and high-quality performance materials to the adhesive/sealant; construction; coatings and agricultural sectors. The new company is intended to help create stronger links to these industries.

Important strategic investment

Based in Manchester, RBH operates 5 strategically located warehouses across Europe. RBH partners with globally positioned producers of speciality and technical products and has a product portfolio centred around essential functional additives and speciality modifiers for property and productivity enhancement.

According to the company, the decision to include Dunwood to the family of RBH companies, represents an important strategic investment for RBH as they continue to broaden their portfolio of products. Peter Stanton and Stacey Turner, key members of the Dunwood management team, will remain with the business.

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