LBB Specialties LLC, Norwalk, CT, has acquired a majority interest in Custom Chemical Services Inc. (CCS), a strong regional specialty chemical and ingredients distributor based in Medley, FL. CCS will still be managed by its current president. LBB is a North American specialty chemical and ingredients distributor. LBB owns other subsidiaries, including American International Chemical, Charkit Chemical Co., Custom Ingredients Inc., and Dien LLC.

LBB serves the personal care, food and nutrition, advanced materials, and life sciences markets. CCS primarily serves the personal care, life sciences, and food and nutrition end markets and has been in operation since 2004. 4-21