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JOSEPH CLAYTON TO RETIRE
AS PRESIDENT OF SEA-LAND
CHEMICAL CO.

all operations of Sea-Land Chemical Co.
and its subsidiaries in Canada and
Europe. Altstadt will be supported by
an experienced executive leadership
team consisting of Mark Christeon,
Craig Lundell, Jack McKenna and Mark
Getsay. They hold the roles of executive
vice president, senior vice president, vice
president and senior vice president/chief
financial officer, respectively.
PILOT CHEMICAL HIRES
NATIONAL SALES MANAGER FOR
NORTH AMERICA

Joseph Clayton

Sea-Land Chemical Co. has announced
that Joseph Clayton will retire as its president effective Dec. 31. Clayton has been
with the company for 34 years, including
the past 16 years as president. He will
continue to support the company as a
member of its Board of Directors.
"Over the past several years, a number
of strategic company initiatives were introduced to support our robust growth,
strengthen the management team and
enhance the family-oriented, employeeownership culture of the company
going forward," said Clayton. "As a 100
percent employee-owned company for
over 35 years, developing and educating the next generation of managers
and leaders has been a priority. We have
also hired people from outside the organization with skills we did not possess
internally to support our growth. The
result of this is an experienced management team that has the knowledge
and expertise to run our business. With
the current team in place, we are well
positioned to meet our future goals and
the expectations of our customers and
supplier partners."
In August, the Board of Directors
appointed Jennifer Altstadt as chief operating officer for the company, overseeing

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Polyurethanes Technical Conference.
The award recognized the innovative
azelate polyols technology recently
developed by Emery's Eco-Friendly
Polyols business platform.
Co-authored by Mark Anater,
research and technology chemist,
and Eric Geiger, eco-friendly polyols
technology manager, Emery's winning paper showcased the company's
new line of EMEROX® Polyols for
C.A.S.E. applications. The paper and
conference presentation outlined the
superior characteristics of Emery's
bio-based azelate polyols, which are
engineered to help formulators achieve
both performance and sustainability
objectives.
Azelate ester chemistry is a highperformance alternative for the
C.A.S.E. market. To meet market
demand, Emery Oleochemicals
introduced a series of polyols under
the EMEROX trade name based on
azelaic acid (C9 diacid) technology.
CHEVRON ORONITE ANNOUNCES
SENIOR LEADERSHIP CHANGE

Jeremy West

Jeremy West has been named Pilot
Chemical Co.'s new national sales
manager for North America. He will
replace Bob Rechtin, who will retire in
early 2019. West will work closely with
Rechtin through April 2018 to ensure a
smooth transition. 
 West brings more than 17 years of
experience in the chemical industry and
most recently served as national sales
manager at Solvay in Atlanta. He holds
a bachelor's degree in conservation
biology and chemistry from Shorter
University in Rome, Georgia.
EMERY OLEOCHEMICALS WINS
BEST TECHNICAL PAPER AWARD
AT 2017 POLYURETHANES
TECHNICAL CONFERENCE
Emery Oleochemicals was awarded the
Best Technical Paper in the C.A.S.E.
Renewables Session at the 2017

Desmond "Des" King

Desmond "Des" King, currently the
president of Chevron Oronite Co.
LLC, will retire from Chevron on Feb.
1, after more than 36 years of service.
He will be replaced by Bruce Chinn,
general manager, Chevron Pascagoula
Refinery, effective Jan. 1.


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ILMA Compoundings December 2017

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ILMA Compoundings December 2017

LETTER FROM THE CEO
INSIDE ILMA
WHAT’S COMING UP
INDUSTRY RUNDOWN
MAKING CLAIMS
SOLVING THE ENGINE OIL PUZZLE, PART I
BUSINESS HUB
COUNSEL COMPOUND
WASHINGTON LANDSCAPE
IN NETWORK
PORTRAIT
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - Cover1
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - Cover2
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 1
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 2
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - LETTER FROM THE CEO
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - INSIDE ILMA
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 5
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - WHAT’S COMING UP
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 7
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 8
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 9
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - INDUSTRY RUNDOWN
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 11
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 12
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 13
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 14
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 15
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - MAKING CLAIMS
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 17
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 18
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 19
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - SOLVING THE ENGINE OIL PUZZLE, PART I
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 21
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ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 23
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - BUSINESS HUB
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 25
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - COUNSEL COMPOUND
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 27
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - WASHINGTON LANDSCAPE
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 29
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - PORTRAIT
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 31
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - 32
ILMA Compoundings December 2017 - Cover3
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