Hexion Inc.

180 E Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215 US

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Epoxy, Phenolic & Coating Resins Division

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Polyurethanes: Bio-Based Materials Capture Attention
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Hexion to Buy Huntsman Corp.
Huntsman Corp., Salt Lake City, has agreed to a defi nitive merger agreement with Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, an Apollo Management, L.P. portfolio company and a global leader in thermoset resins, including vinyl esters, unsaturated polyesters, and epoxies.

Product Categories of Hexion Inc.

Abrasion Resistant Coatings
Acetal
Adhesion Promoters (for Inks, Coatings)
Adhesives for Plastics
Alkyd
Antioxidants
Cellulose Acetate
Cellulose Acetate Butyrate
Cellulose Acetate Propionate
Crosslinking Agents for Thermoplastics
Cyanate Esters--Prepegs
Dcpd Resin
Epoxy Catalysts
Epoxy Hardeners
Epoxy--Prepregs
Epoxy--Resins
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Flame Retardants/Smoke Suppressants
Melamine
Phenolic
Phenoxy
Plasticizers
Polyarylate
Polycarbonate
Polyetheretheketone (PEEK), Polyetherketone (PEK) and Other Polyketones
Polyetherimide
Polyimide (Thermosetting)--Resins and Compounds
Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS)
Polypropylene (including Copolymers)
Prepregs (thermoplastic)
PVC--Chlorinated PVC (CPVC)
PVC--Copolymer Resins
PVC--Dispersion and Blending Resins
Release Agents--External (Spray or Wipe-on)
Release Agents--Internal (Additive Type)
Surface Treatment Chemicals, Dispersion Aids (for Fillers, Pigments, Reinforcements)
Surfactants
Unsat. Polyester--Resins
Urea
Urethane Crosslinkers, Chain Extenders
UV Stabilizer Concentrates
Vinyl Ester--Resins
Viscosity Depressants