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  • SeeRIGHT™ II: A Visual/Instrumental Color Correlation Device

    SeeRIGHT™ II: A Visual/Instrumental Color Correlation Device

    Automotive effect coatings usually contain flake pigments, which act somewhat like a mirror, causing the color to change based on the angle of illumination or view. Effect coatings are commonly measured for color using hand-held, multi-angle spectrop…
    Stuart K. Scott, BASF-Color Science-Technical Advisor, BASF Corp., Southfield, MI 11.06.17

  • Insight into Russia’s Coatings Market

    Insight into Russia’s Coatings Market

    Arecent issue of Coatings World featured an article “Coatings in Russia Might be Dangerous for Health.” In order to avoid possible double interpretations of the statements in the article, as well as to eliminate a number of mistakes made,…
    Vladislav Vorotnikov , Russia Correspondent 11.06.17

  • Media & Milling Directory

    Media & Milling Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select media and milling manufacturers.
    11.06.17


  • Polyurethane Sealants Market

    Polyurethane Sealants Market

    Polyurethane sealants are organic compounds formed by the reaction of a glycol with an isocyanate and used for sealing and waterproofing decks, wood flooring and trims. Polyurethane sealants can be one- or two-component systems. One-component systems…
    Annirban Bhattacharya, Senior Research Analyst, MarketsandMarkets Research Private Limited 11.06.17

  • Green Coatings

    Green Coatings

    A combination of regulatory trends and consumer demand help drive the market for green coatings.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 11.06.17

  • Exterior Decorative Coatings Market

    Exterior Decorative Coatings Market

    Reports, paint companies project bright future for decorative coatings
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 11.06.17


  • An Easy, Tried-and-True Method to Ensure Quality in Coatings

    An Easy, Tried-and-True Method to Ensure Quality in Coatings

    Coatings are complex composites designed to have a stable shelf-life, apply easily to a substrate, and provide lasting durability in varied environments. These performance criteria require disparate materials to be finely dispersed and work cohesivel…
    Jeffrey B. Carr, Director of Global Business Development, ActiveMinerals International, LLC 10.02.17

  • SolarWindow Sets Manufacturing Deal for Solar Coating

    SolarWindow Sets Manufacturing Deal for Solar Coating

    SolarWindow Technologies has secured a manufacturing agreement for the coating of its organic photovoltaic solar generation liquid on glass windows that will produce electricity on all four sides of commercial buildings. This first regional produc…
    Charles W. Thurston 10.02.17

  • What’s In Store for Canadian Coatings Manufacturers

    What’s In Store for Canadian Coatings Manufacturers

    The impact consolidation has on the coatings industry is tangible, one that first emerged more than 20 years ago and continues today with several mergers and acquisitions in play. In particular, it changes the complexion of the supply and demand curv…
    Gary LeRoux, President and CEO, Canadian Paint and Coatings Association 10.02.17


  • CHINACOAT2017  To Be Held November 15-17 in Shanghai

    CHINACOAT2017 To Be Held November 15-17 in Shanghai

    This annual three-day event offers global industry players a full range of exhibits for the paint and coatings industry.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • Auto Refinish Market

    Auto Refinish Market

    The automotive refinish market continues to evolve with growth projected for Asia Pacific and Europe.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 10.02.17

  • Coatings in Russia Might be Dangerous to Health

    Coatings in Russia Might be Dangerous to Health

    The Russian Quality Paint Association was founded in 2014 to combat sub-standard products being brought to market.
    Vladislav Vorotnikov , Russia Correspondent 09.04.17

  • TiO2 Impact on  Paint Weather Resistance

    TiO2 Impact on Paint Weather Resistance

    A comparative study between test methods.
    J. Rommens, A. Verhaege, G. Michiels, Chemours, Belgium; M. Diebold, Chemours, USA 09.04.17

  • Sherwin-Williams Changing Industry Outlook On Waterborne Finishes, Business Director Says

    Sherwin-Williams Changing Industry Outlook On Waterborne Finishes, Business Director Says

    The Waterborne Challenge coincides with Sherwin-Williams' launch of Sayerlack
    Infographics08.28.17

  • Marine Coatings Market

    Marine Coatings Market

    Growth in marine coatings will accelerate as the new build market continues to recover.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 08.09.17