CIAC welcomes new members Cabot and Wanhua Chemical as well as new associate members Bagwell Supply and Lexon Projects

October 22, 2019

On October 17, the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (CIAC) was pleased to welcome new members Cabot Canada Ltd. and Wanhua Chemical, as well as new associate members Bagwell Supply Ltd. and Lexon Projects Inc.

“We are delighted to have Cabot Canada and Wanhua Chemical join our CIAC family as full members and Bagwell Supply and Lexon Projects as associate members,” said Bob Masterson, President and CEO of CIAC.

“These are companies with safety, sustainability and innovation at the heart of their businesses. We hope to be able to further their goals for continuous improvement and leadership in Canada’s chemistry sector and look forward to strengthening our association through their expertise and knowledge.”

“Wanhua Chemical is honoured to join the CIAC and we look forward helping provide a responsible and sustainable future for the Chemical Industry of Canada,” said Jacob Sturgeon, President of Wanhua Chemical’s North American business. “Wanhua Chemical is deeply committed to providing Canada with advanced chemicals that will help transform the efficiency and sustainability of Canada’s construction and automotive industries, enhancing the quality of life for Canadians for generations to come.”

Cabot Canada Ltd. Is a carbon black manufacturing facility in Sarnia, Ontario, that produce carbon blacks for elastomer reinforcement for customers in North American, Europe and China. Cabot Canada is committed to upholding the highest standards in safety, health and environmental practices, while also striving to make a positive and lasting impact in the local community.

Wanhua Chemical is a global company with Canadian resale operations located in Guelph, Ontario and Calgary, Alberta. The company’s main business lines focus on Polyurethane, Petrochemicals, and Performance Chemicals and materials. As members of the American Chemistry Council, Wanhua has been Responsible Care® certified, a commitment that is reflected in the company’s mission statement: Advancing Chemistry, Transforming Lives; and, in their vision to become an innovative, world-class chemical company.

Bagwell Supply Ltd. is a leading Canadian supplier of bulk bags and packaging solutions. Founded in Vancouver, BC in 1997, Bagwell has over two decades of experience supplying companies across many industries in North America, including the chemicals sector, with safe, reliable and effective packaging solutions. In addition to standard bulk bags, Bagwell provides a variety of specialty bags, including filtration bags and UN-rated bulk bags, and offers full product customization.

Lexon Projects is a design, general construction, civil, mechanical contracting and engineering firm. For the past 27 years, Lexon has constructed and renovated facilities across Canada such as: chemical process and storage facilities; mud, sand and cement plants; tank farms; rail and truck load facilities; chemical containment structures; offices; testing laboratories; maintenance shops; manufacturing facilities; warehouses, and other facilities.

To learn more about Cabot Canada Ltd.: www.cabotcorp.com/company/worldwide-locations/north-america/canada-ontario-sarnia

To learn more about Wanhua Chemical: https://www.whchem.com/en/

To learn more about Bagwell Supply Ltd.: https://bagwell.ca/

To learn more about Lexon Projects Inc.: www.lexonprojects.com