3M acquires adhesives product line


2 February 2007 — St Paul (MN): 3M announced has acquired the Rite-Lok global industrial adhesives product line from Chemence, a specialty chemical company.

Patrick Deconinck, VP of 3M’s industrial adhesives and tapes division, said: "The addition of Chemence’s industrial adhesives, sold under the Rite-Lok brand, broadens our robust industrial adhesives product portfolio."


The financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.