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Momentive Specialty Chemicals will Showcase Coating Resin Products Made in its New Thailand Facility at APCS

September 9, 2013 at 9:04 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Sept. 09, 2013) – Innovative products from Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (“Momentive Specialty Chemicals,” “MSC” or the “Company”) that deliver solutions to coatings professionals will be featured at this year’s Asia Pacific Coatings Show (APCS), Sept. 12 – 13 in Bangkok. MSC will present products manufactured at its new facility in Chonburi, Thailand.

Several new featured product lines within the Axilat™ brand of water-based styrene acrylic copolymers are being produced at MSC’s Chonburi facility to support customers who formulate paints, roof tile coatings, plasters, flexible membranes, adhesives and other products. These products will be showcased in the Company’s booth B-1 in Hall102. The plant, which significantly increased the Company’s capacity to produce acrylic-based resins, was specifically designed to offer an expanded product line to better serve customers in this region.

“Our products are formulated to provide outstanding performance characteristics to meet our customers’ needs,” said Julia Harp, Senior Vice President, Momentive Specialty Chemicals. “Attendees to the show can learn more about how the line of Axilat copolymers is specifically designed to provide high binding power, excellent wet scrub resistance, excellent environmental performance and resistance to water and alkalis.”

For more information about the new Momentive Specialty Chemicals Chonburi, Thailand, facility or the products manufactured there, please contact Philip Marsh at

About the Company 
Based in Columbus, Ohio, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (formerly known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc.) is the global leader in thermoset resins. Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. serves the global wood and industrial markets through a broad range of thermoset technologies, specialty products and technical support for customers in a diverse range of applications and industries.  Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC.

About Momentive 
Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC (“Momentive”) is the ultimate parent company of Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Momentive is a global leader in specialty chemicals and materials, with a broad range of advanced specialty products that help industrial and consumer companies support and improve everyday life. Its technology portfolio delivers tailored solutions to meet the diverse needs of its customers around the world.  Momentive was formed in October 2010 through the combination of entities that indirectly owned Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc. The capital structures and legal entity structures of both Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (formerly known as Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc.), and their respective subsidiaries and direct parent companies, remain separate. Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. file separate financial and other reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Momentive is controlled by investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC. Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at

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