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  • 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


  • Disruptive Events & Innovation  In Coatings & Paints

    Disruptive Events & Innovation In Coatings & Paints

    A disruptive technology or disruptive innovation is an innovation that helps create a new market and value network, and eventually goes on to disrupt an existing market and value network (over a few years or decades), displacing an earlier technology…
    08.09.17

  • Four Steps to Effective Pigment Dispersions

    Starting from Scratch.
    Jadel Baptista, Technical Director, LANSCO COLORS 08.09.17

  • High Performance Pigments

    High Performance Pigments

    The need for specialty pigments in the automotive sector is fueling growth in this market.
    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor 08.09.17

  • Aquecimento do setor automobilístico  do Brasil sob novo president

    Aquecimento do setor automobilístico do Brasil sob novo president

    O Brasil pode estar começando a livrar-se do calafrio econômico que permeou o País sob a tempestade de corrupção que culminou com a expulsão de seu último presidente, Dilma Roussef. O setor automotivo v…
    Charles W. Thurston 08.09.17

  • A Indústria Brasileira de Tintas para Embalagens está em ascensão

    A Indústria Brasileira de Tintas para Embalagens está em ascensão

    O mercado de embalagens continua em expansão, e as empresas de conversão e tinta vêem mais oportunidades à frente.
    David Savastano, Ink World 08.09.17

  • Estado da Indústria de Tintas  e Revestimentos no Brasil

    Estado da Indústria de Tintas e Revestimentos no Brasil

    De acordo com o relatório mais recente do ChemQuest Group, “Global Paint and Coatings Industry Market Analysis (2015 - 2020)”, os países da América Latina representam coletivamente aproximadamente 8% do volume e 7% de…
    Charles W. Thurston e Kerry Pianoforte, Coatings World 08.09.17