PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Specialty chemicals maker Evonik Corp.'s Inorganic Materials Business Unit has inked new agreements with Cary Co. and Dorsett & Jackson Inc., to broaden distribution of Evonik's silica products in the U.S. Midwest and Western regions, respectively.
Cary Co., which previously represented Evonik's silica product lines in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Northern Indiana and portions of Iowa and Illinois, will now also cover all of Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska, according to Evonik.
In addition to the territories of California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Arizona, Dorsett & Jackson will represent Evonik's silica product lines in Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.
Walsh & Associates Inc. had previously supported Evonik's distribution of silica in these areas, Evonik said.
The agreement includes Evonik products Acematt matting agents, Sipernat and Sident precipitated silica, Aerosil fumed silica, Aeroxide mixed metal oxides and Aerodisp dispersions. Its silica products are used in applications that include tires, paints and coatings, adhesives and sealants, plastics, inks, silicone, and life sciences.