News Archive

Here you will find the all news for Eckart and our subsidiary companies for the year 2012.

December 18, 2012

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 18.09.2012 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

December 07, 2012

ALTANA acquires the business of the wax additive manufacturer ChemCor, USA

ALTANA has signed a contract to acquire the business of Chemical Corporation of America Inc. (ChemCor), a U.S. manufacturer of specialty wax additives... 

November 08, 2012

ALTANA Innovation Award 2012 goes to BYK

A BYK innovation team has won the 2012 ALTANA Innovation Award. The prize was awarded for high performance CRP wetting and dispersing additives for sophisticated coatings applications.  

November 01, 2012

Reorganization of the Management Team at ALTANA AG

The presidents of the four divisions will be rotating their posts 

September 18, 2012

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 25.06.2012 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

August 08, 2012

ALTANA reports sales increase in the first half of 2012

The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA AG was able to further increase sales and operating earnings over the first six months of the current business year. 

June 25, 2012

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 22.03.2012 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

April 25, 2012

Brilliance by ECKART

The world market leader presents high performance solutions for metallic print effects at the drupa 2012 trade fair. 

March 22, 2012

Metal surcharges

As already announced in our last press release dated 20.12.2011 Eckart's metal surcharges will be adjusted on a quarterly basis. 

March 21, 2012

ALTANA further expands its business in 2011

Sales 5% up on the previous year, EBITDA margin at high level of 19.1%, Positive outlook even in an uncertain environment