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09/06/2013

Brenntag Canada to Be Exclusive Distributor of Arclin Mining Products in Canada

Atlanta, GA - Arclin, a chemistry and applications company for the building, design, energy and agriculture industries, announced today that it has granted chemical distributor Brenntag exclusivity in distributing its resin-based mining products throughout Canada. The agreement expands Brenntag’s portfolio of mining products in the area and Arclin’s distribution network in North America.

“Brenntag’s reach in the Canadian mining industry and its excellent reputation in sales and service make this a tremendous opportunity for Arclin,” said Bradley Bolduc, senior director of performance products at Arclin, of the company’s decision to partner with Brenntag Canada. “We look forward to expanding our sales presence in the country, and to working with Brenntag and its customers to identify opportunities to develop new products that will help improve product yield, efficiencies and environmental performance,” Bolduc said.

Among the Arclin products Brenntag will make available to the Canadian market:

  • DustCap™ Dust Suppressants – dust suppression for underground mining, a latex railcar topper for coal and other ore transport, dust suppression for haulage roads and freeze control for roads and more
  • DustCap™ Rail Car Side Release – freeze control
  • Captive™ Recovery Agents – a clay blinder for potash beneficiating and flocculants and depressants to enhance ore recovery

“We’re thrilled to be able to offer Arclin’s products in Canada,” said Steve Jones, western vice president at Brenntag Canada. “Their existing portfolio of mining products, plus their commitment to continuous innovation and customization, are an attractive combination to our customers in the region,” he said.

About Arclin
Arclin is a leading provider of resin-based systems and surface overlays for the building, design, energy, agriculture and other industries. Headquartered in Roswell, Georgia, Arclin has offices and manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada. Its resin systems are used for wood-based panels and engineered woods, nonwovens, and for a variety of applications for mining, oil and gas, and agriculture. Arclin is also a world leader in paper overlay technology, providing high value surfacing solutions for decorative panels, building products and industrial specialty applications in North America and for export markets. More information at www.arclin.com

About Brenntag
Brenntag is the global market leader in full-line chemical distribution. Linking chemical manufacturers and chemical users, Brenntag provides business-to-business distribution solutions for industrial and specialty chemicals globally. With over 10,000 products and a world-class supplier base, Brenntag offers one-stop-shop solutions to more than 170,000 customers. The value-added services include just-in-time delivery, product mixing & formulation, repackaging, inventory management, drum return handling as well as extensive technical support. Headquartered in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, the company operates a global network with more than 450 locations in over 70 countries. In 2012, the company generated global sales of EUR 9.7 billion (USD 12.5 billion) with nearly 13,000 employees. More information at www.brenntag.com

Sales inquiries can be directed to sjones@brenntag.ca

Contacts


	Hubertus Spethmann

Hubertus Spethmann Brenntag AG Vice President Corporate Communications +49 201 6496 0