Momentive Specialty Chemicals renamed Hexion -- K Trade Fair


Momentive Specialty Chemicals renamed Hexion

Its product brands, such as Epikote, Epikure, Oilplus resin coated proppants, and various types of forest product resins and formaldehyde solutions, remain unchanged other than they are now under the Hexion Inc. umbrella. The company has also completed or announced a number of strategic growth initiatives in 2014, including: the acquisition of an oilfield facility in Shreveport, LA; a new epoxy resin and curing agent production facility in Itatiba, Brazil; a phenolic speciality resins joint venture manufacturing facility in China; and three formaldehyde facilities, which are expected come online in late 2015 and 2016, respectively.