Deal to distribute HEC and MC cellulose ethers sealed

Brenntag, which deals with chemical and ingredient distribution, has announced a supplier agreement with SE Tylose to distribute their cellulose ethers in Canada for the material science markets.

“We are very happy to be partnering with a well-respected supplier such as SE Tylose, whose products are a great addition to our already extensive portfolio,” commented Ted Davlantes, president material science Americas.

“Our commitment to provide high-performance products combined with superior service and technical support will enable Brenntag and SE Tylose to keep adding value to our markets for many years.”

Hydroxyethyl cellulose (HEC) and methyl cellulose (MC) ethers are used in applications such as construction products, architectural paints, adhesives, caulks and sealants, traffic coatings, oil field and e-poly.

“SE Tylose looks forward to Brenntag Specialties representing our cellulose ethers primarily in the CASE and Construction markets in Canada.

“We will be able to create positive business momentum and market growth by working together,” added Iain Stevenson, SE Tylose North American regional manager.