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Notification of Company Name Change

Monday, July 20, 2015


Subject: Lambent Technologies and Petroferm Notification of Company Name Change

Gurnee, IL (July 20, 2015): Lambent Technologies and Petroferm are now Vantage Specialties, Inc.

We would like to announce that Lambent Technologies and Petroferm officially changed their names to Vantage Specialties, Inc. The name change signifies the unification of all Vantage business units within the Personal Care, Performance Materials and Oleochemicals industries.

Lambent Technologies – a leading North American producer of polysorbates, alkoxylate esters and other specialty chemicals – provides for the key market areas of food and food processing, oilfield, water treatment, lubricants and metalworking, polymers and colorants, and household, industrial and institutional (HI&I). Petroferm, supplies specialty cleaning chemistries and chemicals that increase combustion of heavy fuel oils and production of oil and gas.

“By aligning our visions, missions and value systems under the Vantage brand, we combine a collective 100+ years of experience,” commented Richard McEvoy, new CEO, Vantage Specialty Chemicals.

Vantage Specialties, Inc. will continue to provide service with the same dedication and excellence as was done under previous brand names. “I am excited that integrating existing business units, under the Vantage brand, poises the company for continued strength and the ability to maximize each and every customer experience,” stated Tiffany Kyllmann Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

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