Momentive Specialty Chemicals (formerly Hexion Specialty Chemicals) is the world's largest thermosetting resins (or thermosets) maker, ahead of competitor Georgia-Pacific. Thermosets add a desired quality (heat resistance, gloss, adhesion, etc.) to a number of different paints, coatings, and adhesives. They include an array of resins: phenolic, epoxy, polyester, acrylic, and urethane. The company also is a leading producer of adhesive and structural resins and coatings. It serves several markets, including paints, consumer products, and automotive coatings. Momentive Specialty Chemicals is a subsidiary of Momentive Performance Materials Holdings.