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2012-04-27

LANXESS Inorganic Pigments Expands Distributor Territory

E&A Supply Corp. now covering southeast U.S.

Pittsburgh, PA -

LANXESS Corporation’s Inorganic Pigments Group (IPG) announced that its distributor, E&A Supply Corp., has expanded its territory for sales and distribution of Bayferrox® inorganic pigments in the United States.  

Long Island, New York-based E&A Supply has taken on additional responsibility in the Southeast United States to include the Carolinas, Georgia, Alabama and Florida, as LANXESS’ non-exclusive distributor to the ready-mix concrete industry.  

“With their more than 30 years of experience supplying to the concrete industry, E&A has been a valuable partner to LANXESS IPG and we are pleased to have them covering more ground for Bayferrox® pigment sales,” said Roland Flindt, Head of the Inorganic Pigments Group for North America.  

LANXESS is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of iron oxide pigments, with production sites in Germany, Brazil and China. These pigments have a track record going back more than 85 years as colorants for plastics, construction materials, paints and coatings, paper, as well as for use as specialty pigments for toners and other applications.  The Inorganic Pigments business unit is part of LANXESS’ Performance Chemicals segment, which recorded sales of EUR 2.13 billion in fiscal 2011.

About LANXESS

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 8.8 billion in 2011 and currently around 16,800 employees in 30 countries. The company is at present represented at 49 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of plastics, rubber, intermediates and specialty chemicals. LANXESS is a member of the leading sustainable indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and FTSE4Good.


Leverkusen,      2012


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