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ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands (22 July, 2013) - IMCD Group is delighted to announce that it has entered a Pan-European distribution partnership with Solvay Specialty Polymers for its Tecnoflon® FKM product range used in the rubber industry. Effective immediately, this agreement will cover market segments including automotive, aerospace, energy and oil & gas, where high purity and long service life are essential. Used for sealing applications in aggressive chemical and high heat environments, these Tecnoflon® FKM products are compatible with a wide range of fluids and chemicals including automotive lubricants, fuels, and additives.

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands (22 July, 2013) - IMCD Group is delighted to announce that it has entered a Pan-European distribution partnership with Solvay Specialty Polymers for its Tecnoflon® FKM product range used in the rubber industry. Effective immediately, this agreement will cover market segments including automotive, aerospace, energy and oil & gas, where high purity and long service life are essential. Used for sealing applications in aggressive chemical and high heat environments, these Tecnoflon® FKM products are compatible with a wide range of fluids and chemicals including automotive lubricants, fuels, and additives. 

Solvay’s decision to appoint IMCD Group as the Pan-European distributor for the FKM range was based on the necessity for comprehensive technical expertise in order to effectively promote and sell into this specialised market. IMCD Group was therefore seen as the right partner based on its in-depth industry knowledge as well as its recruitment, development and retention of the highest calibre technical sales people. The decision will in turn enable Solvay to place greater focus on key accounts, to commit to improve its market share and to strengthen application development.