Superior Materials to distribute Dura Jesons BondAcryl™ Latex Polymers

Superior Materials is excited to announce our distribution partnership with Dura Jesons in the Northeastern, Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. Dura Jesons manufactures and sells the BondAcryl™ line of specialty latex resins to North America.  Dura Jesons ( is a joint venture of two industry stalwarts–Dura Chemicals Inc. and Jesons Industries Limited.  With four state-of-the-art manufacturing plants in India, for over 40 years, Jesons Industries has been a leading supplier of chemicals to the paint and coatings industry; now Dura Jesons and Superior are bringing this technology, expertise, and spirit of service to the United States.


Superior wins two Nouryon 2018 performance awards

During the 2019 Nouryon Performance Additives distributor meeting, Superior was presented with the 2018 Distributor of the Year Award, and Superior’s Bruce Schimmel was recognized as Bermocoll® Sales Person of the Year.

Peter Kashian joins Superior as New England Region Account Manager

Peter Kashian has joined Superior covering accounts in the New England region.  Peter has twenty-five years’ experience in sales management and R&D product development roles. He is co-author on two US patents, and has worked for both chemical manufacturers and chemical distribution companies over the course of his career.

Superior Materials appointed distributor for PQ Corporation specialty silica products in the eastern US

Superior Materials, Inc. and PQ Corporation are delighted to announce the appointment of Superior as distributor for PQ specialty silica products. Superior has regional responsibilities in the eastern half of the United States depending on product range.

Laura Copeland joins Superior as Southeast Region Account Manager

Laura Sampieri Copeland has joined Superior covering accounts in the southeastern United States.  Laura, a twenty-five year industry veteran, has an extensive resume in both formulating and sales.  She is a respected expert in silicas, minerals, pigments, and additives.

Superior Expands Geography to fully cover the eastern half of the USA!

We are very excited to announce our official geographical expansion; we now distribute products into all states east of the Mississippi River.  Watch this space for further product line and personnel announcements!

Superior wins AkzoNobel 2017 Bermocoll® Distributor of the Year Award

Superior was presented with the award immediately prior to the opening of the 2018 ACS in Indianapolis.

Newly available: anti-corruption policy document

We have newly published our anti-corruption policy, on the About/Our Philosophy page.

AkzoNobel Performance Additives announces expansion of Superior territory into New England

Effective June 1, 2017, Superior’s responsibility for the Bermocoll and Elotex product lines will extend into the full New England Region, expanding our relationship to coverage of 15 states.

Superior’s Steve Kafka earns AkzoNobel double play, as recipient of both the Akzo “Bermocoll 2016 Salesperson of the Year Award” and “2016 Outside the Box Thinking Award.”