Lintech International selected for distribution in the Southeast U.S.

Arizona Chemical Selects Lintech International
to Expand Distribution of Its Products in the Southeast U.S.

JACKSONVILLE, FL, October 17, 2011 – Arizona Chemical, a world leader of bio-refined products, announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Lintech International to expand its long-standing distribution coverage of the company’s adhesives, inks, coatings and chemical intermediate product lines in the Southeast U.S.

“With Lintech’s reach and well-recognized customer focus, we’re confident our customers will be as excited as we are about this expanded distribution arrangement,” said Rob Helwick, Commercial Director-Americas for Arizona Chemical.

Effective December 1, 2011, Lintech International will offer Arizona Chemical’s products that provide a broad range of functionality in a variety of applications, including SYLVALITE™ and SYLVATAC™ rosin esters, AQUATAC™ rosin dispersions, SYLVARES™ terpene resins, UNI-REZ™ ink polyamides, SYLVACOTE™ 7003 and 7097 insoluble maleics, SYLFAT™ tall oil fatty acid and SYLVATAL™ distilled tall oil.
About Arizona Chemical
Arizona Chemical ( is a world leader of bio-refined products for the adhesives, inks and coatings, lubricants, fuel additives, mining and oleochemicals markets. With more than 1,000 employees and state-of-the-art refineries in six countries on both sides of the Atlantic, Arizona Chemical provides sustainable raw materials to hundreds of companies and, in-turn, to millions of consumers all around the world. The company has headquarters offices in the U.S. in Jacksonville, Fla., and in the EU in Almere, the Netherlands.

About Lintech International
Started in 1983, Lintech International LLC ( has grown and diversified rapidly to become a super regional, full-service specialty sales & distribution company that markets specialty chemical and mineral raw materials to a wide range of chemical industries. Lintech’s sales offices and warehouses are strategically located throughout the Southern & Western U.S. – allowing for fast, efficient services and product delivery to customers. In 1994, Lintech International was the first chemical distributor of specialty raw materials to be ISO Certified in the U.S. and continues this quest for quality.

For additional information, contact:
Jill Holcomb, Marketing Specialist