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ChemMasters, Inc. Acquires Vexcon Chemicals

ChemMasters, Inc. ( has announced the acquisition of Philadelphia, PA based concrete chemical manufacturer Vexcon Chemicals.  Terms were not disclosed.

Founded in 1974, Vexcon manufactures a broad line of concrete chemicals including both water and solvent borne cure & seals, highway cures, sealers, water repellents, densifiers, hardeners and treatments sold under brands such as Certi-Vex® ,Certi-Vex Envio® Cure, Certi-Vex Penseal, PowerSeal®, and StarSeal®.

According to ChemMasters CEO Paul Murphy, Jr., “The addition of Vexcon Chemical to ChemMasters’ growing brand portfolio is a reflection of our long-term strategy to offer industry-leading technology and products to both ChemMasters and Vexcon customers.  Vexcon has a proud history and stellar reputation within our industry, making for a great fit with our company.  We are excited to have them as part of the ChemMasters family.”

ChemMasters, Inc. is a 63 year-old manufacturer of specialty concrete chemicals used to improve, repair and protect concrete and masonry. The company also manufactures specialty coatings and offers a broad portfolio of private label and toll manufacturing capabilities.   A state-of-the-art research and development facility is operated by ChemMasters to advance the science of concrete improvement.  Their high quality brands include Polyseal™, Safe-Cure®, Duraguard™, Silencure™, Aquanil™, Conset™, Gateway Paints and many others.

ChemMasters, Inc. is located at 300 Edwards Street, Madison, OH 44057. Telephone: 800-486-7866, Fax: 440-428-7091  Email:  Web: