March 2, 2017
Chemetall to Highlight Environmentally Compliant Technologies and their Aluminum Finishing & Anodizing Portfolio at the 2017 Powder Coating Show
Chemetall, a leading developer, manufacturer, and supplier of state-of-the-art specialty chemical products will exhibit at The 2017 Powder Coating show from March 27–31, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN.
Chemetall will be presenting and showcasing their innovative and environmentally friendly Advanced Pretreatments, as well as their Aluminum
Finishing and Anodizing portfolio.
"We are excited to return to the Powder Coating show and share Chemetall's outstanding technologies that were developed to improve performance, reliability and cost to meet industry's requirements. Our partners appreciate the high performance of our products as well as the
knowledgeable technical support and service that we offer," said Suresh Patel, Business Development Manager, for Surface Treatments. Chemetall will promote their standard-setting new
technologies and comprehensive advanced pretreatment line of EPP and Oxsilan®, such as Gardobond® AP 9811, a non-phosphorous pretreatment for 3-stage spray washers that is
compatible with mild steel equipment and typical city water. Also highlighted will be Gardobond®
AP 9840, which is a liquid, phosphorus-free, single-package, cleaner and pretreatment that enhances the performance of subsequently-applied organic liquid and powder coatings, as well as
their complete line of Aluminum Finishing and Anodizing processes.
VP Global Marketing Communications
Chemetall US, Inc.
675 Central Avenue
New Providence, NJ 07974, USA
Chemetall, a global business unit of BASF Coatings, is a leading global supplier of specialty chemicals with
a focus on processes for the surface treatment of metals, glass and plastics. Chemetall is headquartered in
Frankfurt am Main, Germany, and comprises about 40 companies and 21 production sites worldwide. With
2,500 employees, the Group achieved sales of about 845 million US Dollars (2015). For additional
information, visit www.chemetall.com
About BASF's Coatings division
The Coatings division of BASF is a global expert in the development, production and marketing of innovative
and sustainable automotive OEM and refinish coatings, as well as decorative paints. We create advanced
performance solutions and drive performance, design and new applications to meet our partners’ needs all
over the world. BASF shares skills, knowledge and resources of interdisciplinary and global teams for the
benefit of customers by operating a collaborative network of sites in Europe, North America, South America
and Asia Pacific. In 2015, the Coatings division achieved global sales of about €3.2 billion.
In 2016, BASF acquired Chemetall, a leading global supplier of applied surface treatments for metal, plastic
and glass substrates in a wide range of industries and end markets. With this expansion in portfolio, BASF
becomes a more complete solution provider for coatings.
Solutions beyond your imagination — Coatings by BASF. For more information about the Coatings division of
BASF and its products, visit www.basf-coatings.com
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental
protection and social responsibility. The approximately 112,000 employees in the BASF Group work on
contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our
portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials &
Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of more than €70 billion in 2015.
BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS).
Further information at www.basf.com.