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  • Color Trends and Forecasting

    Color Trends and Forecasting

    Coatings World recently had the opportunity to interview Dee Schlotter, senior color marketing manager, PPG.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Editor 05.01.17

  • Russia’s Industry for Water-Dispersible Paints is on the Recovery Track

    Russia’s Industry for Water-Dispersible Paints is on the Recovery Track

    The volume of production of water-dispersible paints in Russia will steadily grow in the coming years.
    Vladislav Vorotnikov, Russia Correspondent 05.01.17

  • China’s Longyu Expands South America Network

    China’s Longyu Expands South America Network

    Longyu Pigment & Chemicals has expanded its South American sales network by adding Argentina to the mix.
    Charles W. Thurston, Latin America Correspondent 05.01.17

  • JNS-SmithChem Celebrates 100 Years

    JNS-SmithChem Celebrates 100 Years

    Company reflects on 100 years of service, and looks ahead to the future.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.01.17

  • Haptic Coatings

    Haptic Coatings

    A New and Selective 3D Coating Technology
    Thomas W. Schmidt, Xing-Sheng Jiang, and Li Chuan Lillian Tseng 05.01.17

  • Lab & Testing Equipment Directory

    Lab & Testing Equipment Directory

    Here is a look at the latest offerings from select lab and testing equipment suppliers.
    05.01.17

  • Aerospace Coatings Market

    Aerospace Coatings Market

    A growing aerospace market demands both increased performance and improved aesthetics.
    Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor 05.01.17

  • 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