THE WOODLANDS, TX. October 19, 2016 – Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ: NXEO) and BYK USA Inc. have signed an exclusive national agreement for the distribution of BYK additives into the Household, Industrial and Institutional Cleaning industry.
BYK’s additives, wax emulsions and rheology modifiers are critical components in several HI&I applications including floor care, auto care and cleaners, by; improving finished formulation properties and helping to optimize manufacturing processes.
“Nexeo Solutions’ focus and market leadership in HI&I, coupled with their commitment to specialty sales made them the ideal partner for us,” said Steve Alessandro, BYK USA Business Line Manager. In addition, “Customers across the US will benefit from Nexeo Solutions’ customer-centric service and logistics excellence.”
“We are excited to enter into this new relationship with BYK. Their leadership in specialty chemicals is globally recognized, and we are eager to bring their innovative solutions to our customers,” said Joey Gullion, Nexeo Solutions Vice President, Chemicals End Markets.
For more information and to request samples, please visit: www.nexeosolutions.com/suppliers/chemicals-byk/
About Nexeo Solutions
Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ: NXEO) is a leading global chemicals and plastics distributor, representing products from world-class producers to a diverse customer base. From product specification to sustainable solutions, the company goes beyond traditional logistics to provide value-added services across many industries, including chemicals manufacturing, oil and gas, coatings, personal care, healthcare, automotive and 3D printing. The company leverages a centralized technology platform to identify efficiencies and create solutions to unlock value for suppliers and customers. Learn more at www.nexeosolutions.com.
BYK Additives & Instruments is one of the world’s leading suppliers in the field of additives and measuring instruments. Additives are chemical substances that are used in small quantities to improve product properties and optimize manufacturing processes. The coatings, printing inks, and plastics industries are some of the traditional application areas, but BYK additives are also used in the manufacture of care products, adhesives and sealants, paper surface finishing, construction chemistry and oil production. As a globally operating specialty chemicals company, BYK has production sites in Germany, Netherlands, UK, USA and China.
Testing and measuring instruments from BYK can effectively evaluate the quality of color, gloss and appearance as well as the physical properties of paint, plastic and paper products, and are an important part of quality control. Today the company employs around 2,000 people worldwide and forms part of the ALTANA Group.
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