Lawter International, Inc.COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Lawter International, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary Wholly Owned Subsidiary
A subsidiary whose parent company owns 100% of its common stock.
In other words, the parent company owns the company outright and there are no minority owners. of Eastman Chemical Company Eastman Chemical Company is a United States based chemical company, engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemicals, plastics and fibers. Eastman has 16 manufacturing sites in 10 countries, supplying its products throughout the world. , celebrating its 61st year of service to the printing ink industry. Lawter has long been recognized as the industry leader for its technological innovations of printing ink vehicles, resins, wax compounds and water borne polymers.
The merger of the vast resources of the Eastman Chemical Company with Lawter International, Inc. strengthens Lawter's position as a global supplier to the printing ink industry. "Together we're better."
Lawter's R&D and sales staffs work very intimately with ink chemists, purchasing agents Noun 1. purchasing agent - an agent who purchases goods or services for another
agent - a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations , and managers of ink companies from around the globe in every conceivable discipline related to the printing ink industry.
Lawter specializes in the manufacture of printing ink vehicles for web fed and sheetfed applications; rosin rosin or colophony, hard, brittle, translucent resin, obtained as a solid residue from crude turpentine. Usually pale yellow or amber, its color may vary from brownish-black to transparent depending on the nature of the source of the crude based, hydrocarbon and polyamide polyamide
material used in the creation of nonabsorbable, synthetic, nylon sutures. resins for paste and liquid inks; micronized waxes and wax compounds; solid and liquid acrylic resins and sulfo-polyesters for water-based flexographic and gravure ink systems, and specialty additives for paste, liquid and UV curable cur·a·ble
Capable of being cured or healed. ink systems.
With over 350 years of combined R&D experience, Lawter is providing a steady stream of new and exciting products to keep pace with the ever-growing demands placed on the printing ink industry.
Since 1995, Lawter/Eastman has invested over $150 million in the printing ink industry for new facilities and modernization. The goal of these facilities, located at Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin Pleasant Prairie is a village in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 16,136 at the 2000 census.
It is a fast-growing village on Lake Michigan between Chicago and Milwaukee. , Kallo, Belgium and Nan Ping, China, is to provide new and improved products for worldwide ink markets. Their capacity and flexibility insures on-time shipments to our customers of the highest quality raw material available in the ink manufacturing industry.