Keystone Aniline Opens New Dispersions Facility

Keystone Aniline Corp., a Chicago-based formulator and supplier of dyes and pigments, recently
opened a new dispersions plant and warehouse in Inman, S.C.The 45,000-square-foot facility replaces
a smaller plant, and provides expanded production capacity for Keystone Anilines liquid dyes,
pigment dispersions, specialty coatings products, and liquid color concentrates.The new facility
also includes a quality control and customer service applications lab, enhanced warehouse facility,
and pilot-scale production equipment for new product development and process improvement.The
company has appointed Greg Johnson plant manager of the Inman operation.

August 2003