1937 American Molding Powder and Chemical Corporation formed in Brooklyn, New York.
1940 Reclaimed nylon from hosiery for military use.
1964 Opened Mount Vernon, New York plant.
1969 Developed color concentrates for extrusion coating.
1970 Developed flame retardant concentrates.
1972 Began production at Terre Haute, Indiana plant.
1976 Introduced multifunctional concentrates. Opened DeRidder, Louisiana plant.
1979 Introduced single pigment concentrate for engineering plastics.
1984 Introduced products for Linear Low Density Polyethylene.
1987 Began European production in Messancy, Belgium.
1989 Added automated line at Terre Haute, Indiana plant. Opened global corporate headquarters in Tarrytown, New York.
1990 Opened Corporate Technical Center in Terre Haute, Indiana.
1993 Opened sales office in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia.
1995 Opened Cartersville, Georgia plant. 1996 Acquired Tisco S.r.l. in Telgate, Italy.
1998 Formed Ampacet de Argentina, a joint venture with Biblos Color. Acquired Baron Colour, Canada. Expanded the Messancy, Belgium plant.
1999 Acquired the Color and Compounding Division of Equistar Chemicals. Acquired Repexim in Argentina.
2000 Opened Ampacet Asia in Thailand.
2003 Opened blow molding facility at Heath, Ohio. Acquired several facilities: Polimaster S.r.l., Busto Garolfo, Italy; PolyColour Ltd., Telford, England; and Corland of Camacari, Bahia, Brazil. Expanded manufacturing and laboratory equipment at Sao Paulo, Brazil, facility.
2004 Opened manufacturing facility in Delta, British Columbia, Canada.
2005 Added color capability for engineering thermoplastics at Heath, Ohio plant. Acquired Sembodja in Poland. Expanded the ESIE-Rayong, Thailand, plant to include custom color and service capabilities.
2006 Opened color masterbatch plant in Querétaro, Mexico. Expanded the Heath, Ohio plant’s custom color capacity. Moved South American headquarters to San Isidro, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2008 Opened manufacturing facility in Tver, Russia.
2009 Opened manufacturing plant in Shanghai, China.
2011 Opened manufacturing facility in Pune, India. Opened new Camacari, Bahia, Brazil manufacturing facility.
2012 Opened new manufacturing facility in Dudelange, Luxembourg.
2013 Opened new European Headquarters in Dudelange, Luxembourg. Opened new Asian Headquarters and additional manufacturing facility in ESIE-Rayong , Thailand
2014 Acquired Allied Color and Additives in Australia and New Zealand.