ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants
December 22, 2014

ALTANA expands its business in Brazil through acquisitions

ACTEGA acquires two companies in the overprint varnish and printing ink industry in São Paulo state, Takeover of three production facilities and 210 employees, Consolidation of businesses in the new ACTEGA do Brasil 

December 22, 2014

ALTANA expande os negócios no Brasil através de aquisições

A Divisão ACTEGA adquire duas empresas de vernizes e tintas de impressão no Estado de São Paulo. O Grupo passa a ter um total de três unidades operacionais e 210 funcionários. Consolidação dos negócios na recém-criada ACTEGA do Brasil 

October 07, 2014

Specialty Chemicals Company ALTANA Enlarges
Management Board

Dr. Christoph Schlünken, President of the BYK Additives & Instruments division, will join ALTANA’s Management Board as of November 1, 2014, Chief Financial Officer Martin Babilas will assume additional responsibilities, Reorganization caters to accelerated growth of the ALTANA Group 

September 16, 2014

ACTEGA Kelstar Canada Inc. Announces Company Name Change to ACTEGA Canada Inc.

Laval, Quebec July 31st, 2014 - ACTEGA Kelstar Canada Inc., is pleased to announce the company’s name change to ACTEGA Canada Inc., effective immediately. 

August 08, 2014

2014 Half Year Results: ALTANA achieves double-digit sales and profit increase

Sales reach €985 million, with EBITDA margin at 21.5 percent, Acquisition of Rockwood’s rheology business and organic growth as drivers, Forecast for the full year confirmed

June 25, 2014

ALTANA Group Invests €100 million in Landa Digital Printing

Sees Landa Nanography™ as game changer for the print industry 

April 25, 2014
April 04, 2014

ACTEGA Rhenania at interpack 2014: Innovative and Customer Focused Solutions

ACTEGA Rhenania will be represented at this year’s interpack trade fair, held in Düsseldorf from May 8, 2014 to May 14, 2014, together with its sister companies ACTEGA DS, ACTEGA Terra and ECKART, in Hall 11, Booth A12. 

March 21, 2014

2013 Results: ALTANA Continues Growth Course

Sales rise by 4% to €1.8 Billion, EBITDA reaches €336 million, with a margin of 19%, Integration of rheology acquisition is proceeding, Company aims to double its business by 2020 

March 04, 2014

Industry Innovation Index
Innovative Strength: German Industry Falls Short of its Potential

Industrial companies are regarded as exceptionally innovative – particularly German ones. However, a current study by specialty chemicals company ALTANA indicates that many managers of industry in Germany believe there is a need for action in their own companies.  

January 17, 2014

ACTEGA Kelstar continues to be a Platinum sponsor for the 7th PRINT UV 2014 conference March 2nd – March 4th at the Encore Las Vegas

ACTEGA Kelstar is very pleased to announce that it will, again, be a platinum sponsor at the Print UV conference being held in Las Vegas, Nevada.