26 June 2012 16:41 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--PPG Industries plans to license certain chloride-based titanium dioxide (TiO2) technologies to ?xml:namespace>
In addition, PPG signed a long-term purchase agreement for TiO2 with Henan Billions, it said.
PPG intends to use chloride-based TiO2 manufactured by Henan Billions for various end-use applications, including paints and coatings, it said. The TiO2 produced by
“This agreement with Henan Billions provides further evidence of PPG’s commitment to utilise our existing expertise to expand and secure additional global supply of TiO2,” said PPG’s chief technology officer Charles Kahle.
In April, PPG agreed to work with Canadian titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer Argex Mining on manufacturing TiO2 pigments.
PPG used to manufacture TiO2, using the chloride process, at a plant in
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