ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants
November 11, 2010

3rd ALTANA Innovation Conference:
ALTANA Innovation Award for New Effect Pigment Generation Based on Glassflakes

145 top international researchers and developers of the ALTANA Group are currently discussing technical and commercial developments and future innovative trends at the 3rd ALTANA Innovation Conference ... 

October 13, 2010

Successful Label Expo 2010

Label Expo 2010 held in Rosemont, IL September 14-16, was a huge success for the combined ACTEGA WIT and ACTEGA Radcure.  

August 05, 2010

ALTANA: Dynamic upward trend continues

- Sales and earnings grow significantly in the first six months of the year
- Uncertainty about inventory effects and the development of raw material prices 

June 08, 2010

BPA- and melamine-free protecting varnish for flexible packaging

ACTEGA Rhenania has developed a water-based protecting varnish for flexible packaging that is in accordance with FDA requirements for direct and indirect food contact... 

May 06, 2010

ALTANA has started dynamically into the year 2010

Considerable growth in sales and earnings 

March 22, 2010

ALTANA acquires the business of the coatings manufacturer

The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA has signed an
agreement to acquire the business of Aquaprint GmbH. 

March 18, 2010

ALTANA: Sales and earnings below prior year levels despite noticeable upturn in business

The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA recorded considerable declines in sales and earnings in the business year 2009. 

February 04, 2010

Business year 2009: ALTANA noticeably affected by the crisis despite strong rebound in the second half of the year

Sales: €1,182 million (-12%), EBITDA: €204 million (-16%); EBITDA margin: 17.3%, Impairments of €77 million at ECKART Effect Pigments, Earnings before taxes (EBT): €39 million; net income (EAT): €11 million