Press & News

December 18, 2014

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 24.09.2014 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

October 29, 2014

ECKART at FAKUMA 2014

Effect pigments with technical functions 

October 07, 2014

Specialty Chemicals Company ALTANA Enlarges
Management Board

Dr. Christoph Schlünken, President of the BYK Additives & Instruments division, will join ALTANA’s Management Board as of November 1, 2014, Chief Financial Officer Martin Babilas will assume additional responsibilities, Reorganization caters to accelerated growth of the ALTANA Group 

September 24, 2014

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 26.06.2014 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

August 08, 2014

2014 Half Year Results: ALTANA achieves double-digit sales and profit increase

Sales reach €985 million, with EBITDA margin at 21.5 percent, Acquisition of Rockwood’s rheology business and organic growth as drivers, Forecast for the full year confirmed
 

June 26, 2014

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 20.03.2014 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

June 25, 2014

ALTANA Group Invests €100 million in Landa Digital Printing

Sees Landa Nanography™ as game changer for the print industry 

March 28, 2014

ECKART represents BYK Additives in personal care and cosmetics

At In-Cosmetics, ECKART showcases new effect pigments, rheological additives, and creative ideas, from April 1 to April 3, 2014, in Hamburg. 

March 21, 2014

2013 Results: ALTANA Continues Growth Course

Sales rise by 4% to €1.8 Billion, EBITDA reaches €336 million, with a margin of 19%, Integration of rheology acquisition is proceeding, Company aims to double its business by 2020 

March 20, 2014

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 11.12.2013 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

March 17, 2014

Sparkling New Frontier for Plastics Packaging

The trend color proposal New Frontier, created in collaboration by ECKART and PolyOne Corporation, adds a new dimension to visual perception of plastics. 

March 04, 2014

Industry Innovation Index
Innovative Strength: German Industry Falls Short of its Potential

Industrial companies are regarded as exceptionally innovative – particularly German ones. However, a current study by specialty chemicals company ALTANA indicates that many managers of industry in Germany believe there is a need for action in their own companies.  

11. December, 2013

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 24.09.2013 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

07. November, 2013

ECKART at K 2013

At the international K 2013 trade fair in Düsseldorf, ECKART is presenting its innovations in Hall 5/E16.