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Buckman to Sponsor Tom Lee Park’s Outdoor Classroom

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a Memphis-headquartered specialty chemical company, has signed on as the sponsor of the outdoor classroom in Tom Lee Park’s Habitat Terraces, the southernmost part of the park. The Buckman Outdoor Classroom is designed to host environmental education, field trips and citizen science explorations and will be the place in Tom…

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Buckman and Energy Drive Partner on Sustainability Efforts

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – In 2012, Buckman, a US-headquartered specialty chemical company, partnered with Energy Drive with a goal of reducing electricity usage and water consumption at Buckman’s Hammarsdale, South Africa facility. Energy Drive is a company that forges partnerships with organizations to reduce energy consumption in a sustainable manner, with minimal capital investment requirements.…

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Buckman Announces Global Price Increase – April 2022

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a privately-held, global company specializing in innovative chemistry and smart solutions, announced global price increases for all product offerings. The price increases will become effective April 1, 2022, or as customer contracts allow. Price increases will vary depending on geographic region, solutions offered and market(s) served. In some areas, increases…

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Leather Naturally publishes a Guide to Modern Leather Making

Leather Naturally is proud to announce the launching of its easy-to-understand Modern Cow Leather Processing guide. This guide has been put together to become an indispensable tool for anybody wanting to know about leather, either to refresh concepts or if you are learning about leather for the first time. It has been created for designers…

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Buckman Announces New Suite of Immersive Digital Technology

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, the specialty chemical company known for its relentless focus to deliver innovative solutions for customers in paper manufacturing, water treatment, process chemistry, and leather processing, announced a new suite of immersive digital technology that combines artificial, augmented, and mixed reality capabilities. Supported by Buckman’s expanding Ackumen™ platform, Ackumen Connected Reality…

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Buckman Announces Global Price Increase – October 2021

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a privately-held, global company specializing in innovative chemistry and smart solutions, announced global price increases of 15 to 20% for all product offerings. The price increases will become effective October 1, or as customer contracts allow. Price increases will vary depending on geographic region, solutions offered and market(s) served. In…

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Buckman Announces Global Price Increase – June 2021

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a privately-held global company specializing in innovative chemistry and smart solutions, announced global price increases of 5 to 20% for all product offerings. The price increases will become effective immediately, or as customer contracts allow. Price increases will vary depending on geographic region, solutions offered and market(s) served. In some…

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An Update on North America Logistics

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman continues to see the LTL industry struggle with capacity due to short staff and high volumes. We are seeing that 1 to 3-day delays are becoming more common and, in some cases, longer delays are being experienced. Truckload and tanker markets are both very tight and last minute and rush…

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Buckman Update on Supply Chain Disruptions in the U.S.

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Due to the damage caused by winter storm Uri across the South-eastern United States, several base raw material suppliers to Buckman are experiencing supply chain disruption due to failed infrastructure, utilities, and/or feedstock issues which have negatively impacted our raw material feedstock supply. In addition to supply shortages, global logistics are…

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Buckman Announces Global Price Increase

MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA – Buckman, a privately-held global company specializing in innovative chemistry and smart solutions, announced global price increases of 8 to 25% for all product offerings. The price increases will become effective immediately. Recent increases in the price of raw materials, in addition to rising energy, transportation, labor, and regulatory costs, have put…

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Jennifer Gladstone

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