Long-Fiber Thermoset Compounds Acquired

Sumitomo Bakelite Group of Belgium has acquired Neopreg AG, a Swiss producer of long-fi ber thermoset molding compounds.

Sumitomo Bakelite Group of Belgium has acquired Neopreg AG, a Swiss producer of long-fi ber thermoset molding compounds. Neopreg makes Kinel and Neonite compounds of epoxy, melamine, polyimide, and bis-maleimide. Its products will be available here from Sumitomo Bakelite North America, Manchester, Conn. Neopreg will be integrated into Sumitomo’s Vyncolit N.V., subsidiary in Belgium. Tel: (860) 5336674 • www.sumitomobakelite.com