Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, has expanded their service portfolio for the Coating and Construction Industry at its technical centre in Budapest, Hungary. The new application lab offers applications technology and test equipment for polymer dispersions needed as binders for interior architectural paints. The expansion not only enables Brenntag to help its local customers in Hungary, but also in Austria, Romania, Slovenia, Croatia and Serbia to develop new and tailor-made products. It also encourages the exchange of know-how and promotes internationally recognized quality standards in the region.
“This application lab again proves that Brenntag is more than simply a provider of chemical products for its customers”, comments Helmut Struger, CEO Brenntag CEE. Furthermore, the investment demonstrates Brenntag CEE’s focus on the Coating and Construction Industry in the region. “The extended technical support will also assist customers in the paints and coatings sector to develop new products and applications for the regional markets with regard to locally available raw materials and environmental conditions according to their special needs”, Andras Szakolczai, Managing Director of Brenntag Hungary.