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NatureWorks Names Richard Altice New President and CEO

NatureWorks' board of directors named Richard Altice as the company's new President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Marc Verbruggen, who led the company from 2008 to his retirement in 2017. Altice joins company as it continues market-leading growth and innovation.

NatureWorks Creates Performance Chemicals Division and Launches Vercet Product Line

The new division designs, produces, and markets customizable binder resins, polyols, and chemical intermediates that help innovators within the C.A.S.E. (coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers) and fine chemical industries realize differentiated product performance and decreased systems costs...
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Upcoming Events

UTECH Europe

May 29-31, 2018
Maastricht, Netherlands

The leading international exhibition and conference for the global polyurethanes industry. Don't miss NatureWorks' presentation on May 30th, "Natural, bio-based lactide polyester polyols as useful reactive intermediates for urethane adhesives and coatings" by Bill Coggio.

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UTECH Europe

Biobased Coatings Europe 2018

June 20-21, 2018
Antwerp, Belgium
Don't miss NatureWorks' Brian Glasbrenner, Business and Market Development Manager, speaking at this conference dedicated to the industry's latest policy evaluations, developments within the coatings industry, and future forecasts on supply and demand of the key world markets.

Innovation Takes Root

September 10-12, 2018
San Diego, CA

The NatureWorks Biomaterials Forum

Innovation Takes Root (ITR) brings together passionate thought leaders, entrepreneurs, inventors, marketers, and business leaders from around the world for a full-scale immersion into rethinking and remaking products as together we lead the industry into the renewable age.

Come to connect, to learn, and to be inspired.

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