Arkema expands Sartomer’s product offering with the acquisition of Lambson
Lambson develops and markets a wide range of photoinitiators for curing, a market with growth estimated at around 5% per year. The company, historically based in the United Kingdom, reports sales of some €45 million.
These photoinitiators, used to initiate polymerization reactions during the UV-curing process, perfectly complement Sartomer’s resin range.
The development of this integrated offering will enable Sartomer to better meet its customers’ challenges, in particular in the electronics, 3D printing, digital ink, composites and high performance coatings markets.
Closing of the deal is expected in fourth quarter 2019, subject to approval by the antitrust authorities in the relevant countries.