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A-Gas Electronic Materials acquires Elga E…

A-Gas Electronic Materials acquires Elga Europe

4 September 2018

A-Gas Electronic Materials have acquired all the assets of Elga Europe of Daventry in Northamptonshire. Elga Europe are the sole dry film distributor of Ordyl film in the UK – used extensively in printed circuit board manufacturing and currently produced and slit in Milan at Elga Srl.

A-Gas Electronic Materials are based at Rugby, Warwickshire. A-Gas EM Managing Director Jon Sellars said: “We are delighted that Elga Europe are now part of the A-Gas stable and this purchase is a significant milestone for our business. The Ordyl product complements our existing dry film portfolio and places us as the number one distributor for dry film in the UK. The acquisition of Elga Europe will allow us to meet all the needs of the current customer base while strengthening our technical team.”


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Elga Europe was founded in 1973 and has been dealing in dry film since 1989. A-Gas EM’s existing dry film product, Laminar, is currently manufactured in Taiwan by the Eternal group and is then shipped and slit at Elga Srl before being transported to A-Gas EM. A-Gas EM will now supply both products to customers.

A-Gas EM are the sole UK and Irish distributors for Dow Electronic Materials (formerly Rohm and Haas). Other A-Gas Electronic Materials’ suppliers include Micro Chem Corporation, Micro Resist Technology, Electra Polymers, Trimite, High Purity Chemicals, PK Plating Technology, Yamamoto MS and Micropulse Plating Concepts (MPC).

For media inquiries about A-Gas Electronic Materials contact:
Roger Ryan at 5 Media
Telephone: 01603 452448
Mobile: 07831 337088

Notes to editors

A-Gas Electronic Materials distribute products in the semi-conductor, printed circuit board, electronic and industrial metal finishing, photovoltaic and advanced packaging technology industries. A-Gas is an international group of companies with its headquarters in the United Kingdom and facilities in Europe, South Africa, Australia, China, Thailand and the Americas. We focus on providing refrigerants, industrial special products, environmental services, performance chemicals and fire protection.

A-Gas Electronic Materials can be contacted at:
A-Gas Electronic Materials
IO Centre
Valley Drive
CV21 1TW
Tel: 01788 537535

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