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Ciba Acquires Metasheen Line of Pigments

December 9, 2005

Ciba Specialty Chemicals is complementing its range of pigments through the acquisition of the high-reflectance aluminum Metasheen line from Wolsten-holme International Limited, Black-burn, UK.
The transaction includes the manufacturing facilities owned by Wolsten- holme. The vacuum-metalized aluminum pigments will continue to be marketed under the Metasheen name.
“This acquisition allows us to expand our product offering and complement our existing range with new effects,” commented Armin Meyer, chairman and chief executive officer of Ciba Specialty Chemicals.
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