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CATHAY INDUSTRIES awarded silver status by CSR specialist “ECOVADIS”


EcoVadis Silver Recognition Level Certificate

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CATHAY INDUSTRIES awarded silver status by CSR specialist ECOVADIS.

“ECOVADIS is a well-recognized certifying body in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). As such it independently assesses companies  for high levels of responsibility outside the daily economics”, said Cathay Industries Australasian Managing Director Mr Steven Spackman. “The methodology of ECOVADIS covers a substantial criteria including fair business conduct, respect for human rights, care for environment and labour practices, providing a rating  for sustainable development”, ” and further emphasises  CATHAY’s commitment, accountability and  responsibility for all aspects of short and long terms business activities” said Mr Spackman 

CATHAY INDUSTRIES announces price increase for iron oxide pigments


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Hong Kong, March 2nd 2017.
CATHAY INDUSTRIES GROUP announces a price increase for its iron oxide and natural colour pigments portfolio. The adjustment is applied with immediate effect or as contracts allow. Prices are raised by USD 150 per metric ton across all colours and product forms. Customers will be informed individually by the CATHAY INDUSTRIES representatives.

CATHAY INDUSTRIES announces completion of Hoover Color Corporation Acquisition


Cathay Industries | Hoover Color Completion

Hong Kong 2nd January 2017

CATHAY INDUSTRIES is pleased to announce the successful completion of the Hoover Color Corporation acquisition.

CATHAY INDUSTRIES Global Chief Executive Terence Yu, announced the closing of the deal, following normal regulatory approvals. “The acquisition reinforces CATHAY’s global commitment and sustainable position as a leading manufacturer of performance pigments with a unique and diverse offering for the paints and coatings industries” said Mr. Yu.

“I want to thank Charles Hoover, President of Hoover Color Corporation for his leadership during the transition, and for his role in helping bring our companies together”, “Our immediate focus will be to combine our leading inorganic, innovative technology on Low Viscosity Yellows, High Chroma Reds, and Heat Stable Yellows, with the market leading natural occurring Umber’s and unique eco-friendly Transparent Iron Oxides from the Hoover Color Corp” said Mr. Yu.

Mr. Hoover has joined the executive team at CATHAY INDUSTRIES and will lead the sales and marketing of our Coating portfolio in the Americas and will also continue in his role as President of the Hoover Color newly formed division of CATHAY INDUSTRIES.

About CATHAY INDUSTRIES

Cathay Industries is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of synthetic iron oxide pigments. The business areas of the company include iron oxide pigment for the construction industry, high technology grades for the use in coatings systems as well as highest purity iron oxides for cosmetics, food and pharmaceutical applications. The portfolio is complimented by a number of synergistic products. Established in 1979, the Cathay Industries GROUP, with production sites in the USA, China, Belgium and Australia has been dynamically growing. The success of CATHAY INDUSTRIES is based on significant investment into latest production technologies. For further information visit  www.cathayindustries.com

Cathay’s new range of Spray-Dried Granule Iron Oxide Pigment


Cathay Industries | Revolutionary Technology Article

Sydney August 2016        Click here to see “CATHAYGRAN™ ” Brochure

Cathay Industries once again shows it’s support and innovation to the market, with world class unique spray-dried “CATHAYGRAN™ ” Iron Oxide Pigments.

“We are continually investing in all of our plants, and introducing world class technology and manufacturing technologies, which is providing excellent solutions for our customers across the globe”, Cathay’s Australasian Managing Director Steven Spackman said.

“Our CATHAYGRAN™ product range has been developed using word class technology in conjunction with our world class technical team, providing the most advanced and competitive product in the market today, The CATHAYGRAN™ range of products are easy to disperse, practically dust free and provide excellent product flow properties, allowing for use on virtually any automatic dosing system present in the market.” “We have had excellent feedback from our customers, telling us that CATHAYGRAN granules have improved the colour development in their masonry, roof tile and concrete products .” said Mr. Spackman

To learn more about the word class  “CATHAYGRAN™”  products, please contact your nearest Cathay Industries sales office.

 

About Cathay Industries

Cathay Industries is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of synthetic iron oxide pigments. The business areas of the company include iron oxide pigment for the construction industry, high technology grades for the use in coatings systems as well as highest purity iron oxides for cosmetics, food and pharmaceutical applications. The portfolio is complimented by a number of synergistic products. Established in 1979, the Cathay Industries GROUP, with production sites in the USA, China, Belgium and Australia has been dynamically growing. The success of CATHAY INDUSTRIES is based on significant investment into latest production technologies.

Cathay Industries Australasia appointed regional distributor for Harcros Chemical Inc.


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Sydney June, 2016

Cathay Industries Australasia appointed regional distributor for Harcros Chemical Inc.

Cathay Industries Australasia is delighted to announce it has been appointed regional distributors for Harcros Chemical Inc.

Harcros has excellence in the manufacture of industrial and specialty chemistry, with exceptional chemistry in the production of surfactants, emulsifiers, defoamers, and a myriad of specialty products, custom blends, and reaction chemistries.

Cathay’s, Business Manager Industrial – Mr. Mike Kelly, said the partnership with Harcros compliments Cathay’s complete range of raw materials including Cathay’s high quality Iron Oxide Pigment, in this region and allows us to provide additional solutions to our valued clients.

Cathay and Harcros have had a long association through mutual technical collaboration throughout the region, and with Harcros excellence in chemistry coupled with their recent regional acquisitions, we feel that our partnership will bring significant benefit to industry in Australasia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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