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  • A Closer Look at LANXESS

    A Closer Look at LANXESS's Successful 3rd Pigments Symposium

    LANXESS, a global manufacturer of synthetic iron oxide pigments, held its third LANXESS Pigments Symposium in Las Vegas, Nevada, under the theme “Trusted partnerships for sustainable growth." The Inorganic Pigments business unit (IPG) once…
    Slideshows04.10.17

  • AkzoNobel: Introducing the Carbon Commitment

  • Price Increases

    China’s Coatings Industry is on the Brink of Extensive Price Hikes

    China’s coating industry has witnessed several price increases recently after manufacturers have suffered under high pressure for a long time. The price increases reflect increasing costs in this industry and are very likely to continue in th…
    04.03.17

  • uveb West 2017 Focuses on Emerging Markets

    uveb West 2017 Focuses on Emerging Markets

    Presenters talk about growth areas such as UV LED, 3D printing, powder coatings, food packaging, inkjet and touch displays.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 03.31.17

  • An Efficient Approach to Dispersing Pigments

    An Efficient Approach to Dispersing Pigments

    Abstract As problems related to pigment dispersions become more frequent and requirements regarding color reproducibility become increasingly rigorous, new demands for pigment wetting agents and dispersants are required to resolve these pigment st…
    Nikolina Milanovic and Brian O. Casey, Evonik Coating Additives & Specialty Resins, Evonik Corp. 03.31.17

  • Resins Market Update

    As the stability of the resins market is solidified, customer demands are evolving.
    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor 03.31.17

  • Low and Zero  VOC Coatings

    Low and Zero VOC Coatings

    Environmental legislation and increasing consumer awareness are driving the market for low and zero VOC coatings.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 03.31.17

  • AkzoNobel: UK Sustainability Achievements

  • A Look at

    A Look at 'The Outdoor Study' from Thompson's WaterSeal

    The experts at Thompson’s WaterSeal recently conducted a survey called ‘The Outdoor Study.' To gather laser-focused understanding of its customer base, the survey primarily focused on the following three areas: The Deck as an Extensio…
    Slideshows03.27.17

  • The Outdoor Study by Thompson's WaterSeal

    The experts at Thompson’s WaterSeal recently conducted a survey called ‘The Outdoor Study.' To gather laser-focused understanding of its customer base, the survey primarily focused on the following three areas: The Deck as an Extensio…
    Online Exclusives03.27.17

  • Rehabbing Aging Concrete Wastewater Infrastructures

    As much of the nation’s wastewater and sewer infrastructure approaches the 50-100 year mark, it must be rehabilitated to remain in use for a growing population. Yet municipal wastewater treatment facilities, sewers and vaults endure some o…
    Online Exclusives03.27.17

  • Interview with Hempel’s Henrik Andersen

    Interview with Hempel’s Henrik Andersen

    This self-proclaimed “outsider turned insider” in the paint industry shares his vision for Hempel’s future.
    Online Exclusives Kerry Pianoforte 03.23.17

  • European Coatings Show Preview

    European Coatings Show Preview

    ECS 2017 to be held in Nuremberg, April 4-6.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 03.21.17

  •  My Hempel: customer portal makes doing business with Hempel easier

    My Hempel: customer portal makes doing business with Hempel easier

    Hempel’s recently released e-commerce portal enables customers to do their transactions with the global coatings supplier online. Most of us buy goods online in our private lives. We browse products, place orders, track shipments and pay invoi…
    Online Exclusives03.21.17

  • Solar Coatings Meet Flexible Glass

    Solar Coatings Meet Flexible Glass

    The illusive market for solar coatings took another step forward in February, when organic coatings maker SolarWindows announced collaboration with Corning for applications utilizing the latter’s flexible Willow Glass. This combination is promi…
    Charles W. Thurston, Contributing Writer 03.20.17