Grand Rapids, Michigan production plant

The Grand Rapids, Mich. plant produces resin technologies, including waterborne, conventional and high solids solvent-borne resins and high performance coatings for formulators of architectural coatings, industrial finishes, construction products, traffic paints and container coatings ink products.

Product brands

  • CHEMPOL® Alkyd resins include conventional, high solids and water reducible versions for use in interior and exterior paints, industrial coatings and finishes.
  • CHEMPOL® Polyester resins are used in coil coating, metal coatings and industrial baking systems. They provide excellent flexibility, durability, adhesion and appearance.
  • CHEMPOL® Oil-free polyester resins for use in can and coil coatings including new product development resins based on biosourced raw materials.
  • SYNAQUATM Alkyd dispersions are water-borne products used in decorative coatings.


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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Arkema Coating Resins
1415 Steele Avenue SW #1
Grand Rapids, MI 49507-1562
Phone: 616-243-4578

Last updated: April 2019

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