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  • Global Coatings  Market  Overview

    Global Coatings Market Overview

    The global coatings industry experienced good growth in 2017 with decorative coatings leading the way in terms of global growth. Automotive and industrial coatings also experienced good growth too but not quite as high as that of decorative coatings…
    Doug Bohn, Orr and Boss 01.08.18

  • New Year, New Hue: 2018 Interior Architectural Coatings Trends

    New Year, New Hue: 2018 Interior Architectural Coatings Trends

    A rebounding housing market is driving growth for interior coatings.
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 01.08.18

  • Leaders Make Mistakes... Really?

    Leaders Make Mistakes... Really?

    Part 2 of a 2-Part Series
    Phil Phillips, Contributing Editor 12.04.17


  • New Flame Retardant Solutions For Flexible PU Foams in Automotive Applications

    New Flame Retardant Solutions For Flexible PU Foams in Automotive Applications

    Abstract There is a growing interest in new flame retardant solutions for flexible polyurethane foams in automotive applications due to increasing OEM requirements such as lower emissions, enhanced aging properties and improved toxicity profiles.…
    Heiko Tebbe, Joseph Egan, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH Business Unit Additives, Cologne, Germany; , LANXESS Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA. 12.04.17

  • Biocides Update

    Biocides Update

    The global market is increasing despite EU REACH legislation impact.
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 12.04.17

  • Powder Coatings Market

    Powder Coatings Market

    Valued for its versatility and low environmental impact, the powder coatings market continues to grow.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 12.04.17


  • Your Idea. Our Solution

    Your Idea. Our Solution

    DCC is a leader in colour pigments and preparations for the coatings, plastics and ink industries worldwide.
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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

    A recent 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