In January, Guangdong Carpoly Student Aid Foundation was inaugurated and launched, which is the first public welfare foundation in coating industry.
In May, the Carpoly Chemical Group Co., Ltd. was founded, and the group was renamed as the Carpoly Chemical Group. The Carpoly was officially upgraded as national chemical group.
In June, cooperated with Southern Weekly, the Carpoly company launched the Student Aid Volunteer activities in addition to “ Go, Small Love”, and recruited over 130 undergraduate students as volunteers from Sichuan University, Zhejiang University, Fudan University and Wuhan University to join this student aid activities.
In June, British Asia Pacific Coating Journal published the list of “2011 Asia Pacific Area Coating Enterprises Top 25”, and the Carpoly company ranked No.12 as the China No. One coating enterprise in Asia and Pacific area.
In July, the 2011 Global Top Coating Enterprises List was published on the U.S. Coating World, with the sales of USD 311 million, the Carpoly Company ranked No.41 as the China No. One coating enterprise, breaking the history that no Chinese enterprises were listed into the global coating Top50 over the years.
In November, the Carpoly Group Technical Center was jointly identified as the national enterprise technological center by National Development and Reform Commission, Science and Technology department, Financial Department, General Administration of Customs and State Administration of Taxation. After that Tianjin Beacon Paint & Coatings Enterprise Technological Center was identified as the national enterprise technological center in 1993, the Carpoly was the second one in coating enterprises awarded in 18 years.
In November, the Carpoly seaweed mud completely clean and efficient wall paints and completely clean 5 in 1 wall paints were carbon footprint certified as the first certified enterprise.
In November, the Carpoly seaweed mud air fresh coatings and its preparation method were awarded the first prize for scientific and technological promotion and application by China Building Materials Marketing Association.