Hexion Collaborates with D&R Dispersions and Resins

5th August 2020

Hexion Collaborates with D&R Dispersions and Resins

Hexion, a US-based thermoset resins and specialty chemicals company, is collaborating with Poland’s D&R Dispersions and Resins on the first commercial-scale production of the former’s VeoVa isocyanates-free silane technology.

According to Hexion, demand for VeoVa has grown quickly since its launch in March 2019, and the partnership with D&R Dispersions and Resins offers strategic manufacturing capabilities in Eastern Europe to meet production needs for specialty applications.

Arkadiusz Kowalczyk, vice president of D&R Dispersions and Resins, described the technology as a “real breakthrough in the resin industry” and said: “We are continuously exploring alternative monomeric raw materials and technologies; this collaboration allows us to create truly innovative and sustainable binder solutions for the coatings industry.”

The partners did not give any further details of their plans for commercial production. D&R Dispersons and Resins already manufactures alkyd and acrylic resins and water dispersions – copolymers of acrylic monomer, styrene and vinyl acetate – at its location in Wloclawek.

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