Dow Coating Materials has authorized Univar Solutions as its distributor in the United Kingdom and Ireland for all coatings applications and in Turkey for industrial coatings applications. The company’s portfolio of acrylic binders, styrene acrylic binders, rheology modifiers, and dispersants is produced in Europe and provides solutions across architectural, industrial, and wood coating applications.

“We are excited to deepen our distribution relationship with the Dow Coating Materials business from Dow. Univar Solutions is a global leader in the distribution of specialty chemicals for the coatings industry and our continued collaboration with Dow will provide our customers in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Turkey with an even more comprehensive product portfolio,” says Joshua Hicks, vice president of global industrial solutions at Univar Solutions. “By bringing together a best-in-class product portfolio with industry leading service and market knowledge, we believe coatings manufacturers in the region will be able to further accelerate their growth.”

The distribution agreement began January 1, 2021,       and expands Univar Solutions specialty portfolio including industry-leading silicones, pigments, fillers, and other resins used in various architectural, industrial, and wood coating applications.