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The largest manufacturer of cadmium pigments in the world and specialty distributor of world class pigments and additives. Specialising in colour since 1926.

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James M Brown Ltd appointed as distributor within the UK and Ireland of Pritty Pearlescent Pigments.

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Effective October 2020, James M Brown Ltd (JMB) are proud to be appointed as distributor within the UK and Ireland for supply of the Pritty Pearlescent Pigments portfolio.

This includes the Iridesium, Nacreium and Clareium product lines.

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Norzinco GmbH becomes Harzer Zinkoxide GmbH (HZO).

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Since 2010 James M. Brown Ltd (JMB) have represented Norzinco GmbH in the UK for the distribution of their high-quality zinc oxide (Zinkweiss Harzsiegel®) grades. This relationship has recently been further strengthened with new investment and a change of ownership at Norzinco. The latest development brings a change in management structure and company name. 

As of October 2020, Norzinco GmbH has become Harzer Zinkoxide GmbH (HZO). Mr Thorsten Rowold, who has a great depth of experience relating to zinc oxide and the company, has taken the position of Managing Director and he is dedicated to continuing the quality and service that has become synonymous with the previous Norzinco brand.

There will be no change to material specifications and supply will continue through the normal channels at James M. Brown.

Click here for further information on the range of zinc oxide grades offered by HZO. 

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James M Brown are proud to be manufacturing in the United Kingdom and serving allied industries with specialty chemicals. We are members of the UK Chemical Industry Association.