March 22, 2022


Waterbury, CT – February 15, 2022. MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions (MEIS), a technology developer of chemical compounds for surface coating applications and it’s holding company Elements Solutions (NYSE: ESI) are proud to announce the celebration of an important milestone, our 100 years anniversary.

Founded in 1922, in Waterbury CT, MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions is an amalgamation of several businesses and organizations that over the years have consolidated talent, technology, and infrastructure to create a global supplier with a strong tradition of innovation and service.

With the most recent acquisitions of Coventya and HSO; MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions has continued to enrich and enhanced the portfolio of products; added talent, and capabilities, and created a strong culture of diversity and inclusion. Our company offers global manufacturing and technology development while proud to service at a local level with one of the largest support network in the industry.

“We are proud of our people and of what our teams have accomplished these first 100 years with the support of our customers and business partners. Our focus however is on the future where we are committed to leading our industry and the markets we serve to a profitable sustainable future. Thank you to all our customers for making this milestone possible, the future is bright and our best years together have yet to come” – said Richard Lynch, Senior Global VP of MEIS.

About MacDermid Enthone’s century of innovation.

Founded in 1922 by Archibald J. MacDermid, the organization started operations in Waterbury, CT. In 1966 MacDermid became a publicly traded entity growing consistently introducing chemicals for submicron technology in 1981. The company had become a world leader in metal-finishing chemicals when in 1999 with an acquisition added flexographic printing capabilities to the portfolio of solutions. In 2015 MacDermid acquired Alent PLc, Enthone’s parent company, to become MacDermid Enthone.

About MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions

MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions innovates and manufactures chemical compounds and solutions for all surface-coating applications. Our technologies enhance the durability and aesthetics of an array of substrates from metallic to plastic. End use applications for our solutions include aerospace and defense, automotive, electronics, luxury goods, energy, and sanitary. In these markets, MacDermid Enthone is a global supply chain partner that services your local needs. MacDermid Enthone Industrial Solutions is a business unit of Element Solutions Inc (NYSE: ESI). Element Solutions Inc is a leading specialty chemicals company whose businesses supply a broad range of solutions that enhance the products people use every day.